Tuesday, Feb. 14, 1899

Manila, Luzon Island --Entry made in parlor of No. 2 Calle Santa Elena, Tondo. Our troops are now taking a respite from the tempest. The Idaho regiment returned to town for a rest. Other regiments are giving soldiers passes --that is, a few. The city looks very dull, and business very quiet. The streets are..

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Saturday, Feb. 4th, 1899

Manila, Luzon Island -- Entry made in parlor of No. 2 Calle Santa Elena, Tondo A cool breeze reduced the temperature here to such an extent last night that one might feel justified in calling it cold. Reminded me of fall weather in southern Texas. Cloudy today but dry. Cooking breakfast & supper & taking..

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Sunday 12-11-98

Nice breeze today. Went with the "4" to serenade Montana's officers. We were invited in and treated to the best in the land. Then went to 6th U.S. Art. where the boys went wild and we could hardly get away. Back at taps. Many grumblings of war. Sergt. Witherspoon fired on a "sneaker" at blockhouse..

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