April 25 Tuesday 1933

In conversation with Va… he (V) tells me that Q’s attitude towars the bill ws influenced not so much by its provisions but by the growing resentment towards OsRox dating as far back as early 1931 when lying in Monrovia rumours reached him that OsRox were trying to dethrone him.  OsRox mistake last year was..

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April 24 Monday 1933

CKC Jr. breakfasted with me and Vernon? at the hotel. Then drove me to town where I shopped at Spaulding and Abercrombie. We all started for Wash on the  Congressional [Limited] (except Sabido who remained behind.) In the train I spent much time with Osias, Roxas and Quezon and  Varona in a drawing room and..

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January 6, 1932, Wednesday

Raining and muggy. On my feet all day – to M[ontinola], McIntyre[1] in the afternoon and shopping with Sabido. O[smeña] and R[oxas] and T[irona] spent the day in conferences. Took Gloria home and then returned to the hotel. R[oxas], S[abido], and F[ernandez] asked me to movies but I was too tired and so to bed...

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Kobe, Sunday, December 13, 1931

Reached the breakwater at 8:00 a.m. but it was noon before we docked owing to Japanese official red tape.  Mr. Inouye (?) as usual, met us and the whole party plus American friends, (Miss Howard, Mr. Bill Clark, and Mrs.) went off to a substantial luncheon. Its about freezing outside. After luncheon, R[oxas].O[smeña].M[ontinola].& S[abido]. left..

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December 5, 1931

Concurrent resolution has 12 of Phil Leg[islature] creating a committee composed of the presiding officers of both houses and the majority and minority leaders of the same, to wit, Roxas, Quezon, Osmena, Sabido, Montinola and Tirona to petition Congress for early independence as well as permit Philippine views on any matters pending in Washington. The..

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