November 6, 1972

11:20 PM Nov. 6, 1972 Monday Malacañan Palace Manila I woke up at 7:14 AM, earlier than I expected as I was not asleep at 1:00 AM. Wrote down my orders for the day to Dr. de Vega and Jake, Sec. Melchor and others. Went through my papers. But checked on the pending projects especially..

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October 19, 1972

1 12:30 PM Oct. 19, 1972 Thursday Malacañan Palace Manila We have been sleeping in Suite I since two nights ago because the allergist, Dr. Kua Lim discovered molds and bacteria in our bedroom and gymnasium below and they are now being cleaned completely. I have been able to placate the hill tribes, the Palawan..

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October 18, 1972

12:00 Oct. 18, 1972 Wednesday Malacañan Palace Manila Yesterday I was informed Pres. Park Chung Hee of Korea placed South Korea under martial law since 6:00 PM. Ex-Foreign Minister Kiichi Aichi, personal representative of Prime Minister Tanaka of Japan arrived yesterday and conferred with me on the Japan-People's Republic of China normalization of diplomatic relations,..

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October 7, 1972

1:00 AM, Oct 8th Oct. 7, 1972 Saturday Malacañan Palace Manila Have been busy finishing the Reform Program. We have to revise the targets and the plans. And the NBC people with Liz Trotta, the Singapore-based NBC correspondent and panelist in the Spivak Meet the Press show tomorrow night, have been busy preparing my study..

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