4th of August 1901

the Marine ship Solace has just arrived, bringing two captains and some lieutenants of the Marine Infantry on board. Captain Shaw came to inform us that he has orders to leave for the United States aboard the same ship. He will be replaced by the most senior of the captains who have recently arrived, Mr. W.N...

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End of July 1901

Messrs. Herrero and Martinez came to visit us one day, together with their families. They are Spanish mestizos and their daughters are considered to be among the prettiest in Agaña. Because of this, perhaps, Captain Shaw wanted to hold a little dancing, but this lasted hardly for one hour, as it was getting dark. A..

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4th of July 1901

This memorable day for the Americans of the Union was celebrated in Agaña with fireworks from Japan. For this purpose, Captain Shaw took us to Agaña to watch the celebration. Those who could not walk were brought in a car. We reached Agaña at about six o'clock in the afternoon and remained in the plaza..

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17th of May 1901

Mayor Orwig came to announce that he has received orders to go back to Manila, with all the personnel under his command, leaving us under the supervision of the Marine authorities. As a gesture of good-bye, we presented him a sort of citation signed by all the prisoners. It reads: "We, the undersigned Filipinos, deported..

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