September 29, 1936

At Malacañan, Kiko was introduced to the President in his office--which was formerly the bedroom where Kiko was born--Quezon was very cordial to him and had delightful manners with the boy; showed him about the Palace, and I myself was intrigued by all the recent improvements. The fill is completed on the riverside--to be made..

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May 8, 1936

Saw Dr. Sison who accompanied Mrs. Quezon over the mountains on horseback from Bongabong to Baler: two days of riding. Coming back down the coast in the Arayat it was very rough when they emerged from the shelter of Polillo--Mrs. Quezon was sea sick and Quezon ordered the steamer in to Mauban instead of carrying..

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February 26, 1936

Talk with Rafferty who is being done in by his partners in the manganese mine. Rafferty told me of repeated lies and evasions which are characteristically the world's 11th wonder! Talk with Simmie about the arrastre plant and the Government's attitude toward same. Simmie says he, Gaches and Hausserman would become Philippine citizens in a..

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December 28-31, 1935

With Doria in Baguio --golf every day on Country Club or municipal links and those at Camp John Hay. Called on Colonel Dosser, Governor of the Mountain Province. He has a nice house, an Igorot mestiza  wife and lots of children. Mrs. Dosser is attractive and runs a succesful beauty parlor. Dosser and I talked over..

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