Sábado 13 de Agosto 1898

Hoy la plaza de Manila se ha rendido a los yanquis. Las primeras horas del día no anunciaban novedad alguna, (…) De repente se ha puesto en movimiento toda la escuadra yanqui. Los Vapores que estaban de guardia han ido á reunirse con los demás y se han dirigido hacia el fortín de S. Antonio. Cuatro barcos grandes que debían …

Lunes 1 de Agosto 1898

Desde las 11 y media de la noche hasta la una de la madrugada ha habido en la línea de defensa desde S. Antonio á Mandaloyan el tiroteo más estrepitoso que se ha oído en estas islas desde que hay yanquis en ellas. Cañones, ametralladoras y fusiles jugaban á porfia sin cesar de una y otra parte. Mucha gente de …

Thursday, May 26, 1898

The respective commanders of Imus, Santa Cruz, and San Francisco de Malabon, Ricarte, Riego de Dios, and Mariano Trias, continue firm in their defense of Spain. Only in Bacoor are there sufficient men ready to swear for Aguinaldo. Frs. Clos and Algue have spoken to two of them, urging them to desist from their evil intention, and to surrender to …

Miércoles 25 de Mayo 1898

El Teniente Coronel de Artillería Sr. Bonet Jefe de las baterías de las murallas ha pedido permiso a R. P. Rector para dirigir desde la torre del Observatorio del Ateneo, la defensa de la plaza, a cuyo fin se instala en dicha torre un telefono y un tapanco. Frs. Clos and Algue receive an answer from Daniel Tirona written in …

Saturday, May 14, 1898

Frs. Rossell and Algue report on their mission to the captain general. They relay to him some of the grievances presented in Cavite and describe the anarchical state which reigns in the southern Cavite peninsula, where the tulisanes lord it over since the Spanish troops have abandoned it. 0

Friday, May 13, 1898

In a telegram from Frs. Algue and Rossell, they say they have spoken with the leaders of the Cavite insurgents with very good results. They are now on their way back from Cavite. 0

Jueves 12 de Mayo 1898

El cañonero español Callao que venía de la Paragua ha entrado en bahía y se ha metido candorosamente entre los barcos norteamericanos que lo han apresado. The Spanish gunboat Callao coming from Paragua to obtain information has entered the bay and innocently sailed among the North American boats which impounded her. From Noveleta, Frs. Algue and Rossell telegram the same …

Wednesday, May 11, 1898

Frs. Rossell and Algue telegram from San Francisco de Malabon to announce they have been in Cavite Viejo where there are many good people enthused for the cause of Spain. They hope to win over the insurgents. 0

Tuesday, May 10, 1898

A Japanese warship anchors in the bay. Frs. Rossell and Algue write from Imus the people are in excellent disposition and that the civil and ecclesiastical authorities admirably support their plans; that they observe the people feel for Spain; that some insurgents remain in the mountains. . . . that they do not think the Yankees have reached there. . …