February 27, 1936

All day drive with Doria and Professor H. Otley Beyer through Laguna, Batangas and Cavite provinces. At Ft. Mckinley we turned down to the river and took the new road thru Pateros and Taguig to Alabang. Pateros is, of course, the centre of the duck raising industry and Beyer says the people there spread the..

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June 18th-99

Fighting off fever. Co D sent out reconnoitering in a.m. & in p.m. all three Co's went out to get some niggers located in a.m. Co. I went to Pateros. Co's went along lake, to tree, then home, having failed to get niggers. 12 mi. tramp. Nearing the end of vol. 3 of these "memoirs"..

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May 16th-99

Sent with detail to Pasig to wait for cascos with our lockers. The idea was to go out in lake & drop down to Taguig but they were left at mouth of "Smith Run" and at 1 p.m. we started with them and got home, past the bamboos, fish traps and ruins --up the swift..

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April 27th-99

Filips close, so at 9.30 we filed across the creaking bamboo bridge --Co's D, F & H, and in an hour Co's G & L came up from Pateros. Scouts advanced to within 30 yds of old church when fired upon by the flips who were strongly entrenched behind stone walls of the ruined village...

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April 25th-99

On outpost across river in ruins of old house. Close to bamboos. All quiet. Sabia's husband came in at 8 a.m. with presents of chickens & eggs for me. I got him a pass and went with him to his grass hut at Ususan. They fed me on eggs, boiled chicken and rice and fried..

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