Wednesday, April 5, 1905

Went to the Sports on [[Wallace Field]] with [[Marjorie]]. [[Cootes]] drove to the [[Luneta]] with us. Met Capt. [Captain] Smith who invited us to dinner on [[Siberia]]. Dined at the [[Army and Navy Club]] with [[Lt. [Lieutenant] Cootes]]. Went with [[Mr. Craigie]]. Other guests were [[Mrs. Claggett]], [[Miss Claggett]] and [[Capt. [Captain] Taffey]]. There was singing which [[Admiral Travis]] tried …

Sunday, April 2, 1905

[[Uncle Henry]] left today for [[Benguet]]. It is [[Mr. Cootes]] birthday and we celebrated by a beach party. [[Annie]] went with [[Mr. Forbes]] and I went with [[Judge Carson]]. Started at 5:30. Went to the [[Luneta]], then to the beach, had a glorious swim. Water warm and very phosphorescent. Supper and champagne; then sat on the beach. Home at one. …

Saturday, April 1, 1905

[[Marjorie]] and I met for a walk at six then had a gin ricky. All in in the evening. [[Judge Wilfley]], [[Lt. [Lieutenant] Cootes]] and [[Mr. McDonnell]] called. We gave them all April Fool cocktails. Also got one on [[Uncle H.]] 0