Thursday, April 27th, 1899

We had a heavy Rain all Night had regular Drill recieved a smal Mail the Sheridan left taken with her lots of Mail I send 6 letters some Filipnio Books wich are Relics from Malolas and 3 pair of Slippers she had 950 men (discharged) on Board of her 12 men from Tenth from wich 2 where from C. Co …

Wednesday, April 26th, 1899

It has raigned all Night and the Morning is nice and refreshing many Battles have been fought near Malolas 5 of us had a pass to Manila I spent most of the train with my german Friend and returned to the Boat at 4 p.m. befor we went on the Train arrived from Malolas with 6 men Killed and 48 …

Tuesday, April 25th, 1899

Weather is clear but hot regular Drill furnich 12 Guards and Patrol in the afternoon I was detailed to goe after Meat to the Meat Boat allthough the Water was rough and excitment high we returned safely at 7 pm our Ration are poor and much disatisfaction prevails among the Boys The weather is clear but hot. We had regular …

Monday, April 24th, 1899

Weather fine we goe trough regular Routine of Drills but suspended Evening Drills on account the awfull Heat Lt Barnett has Comand of the Regiment while Col Hawkins acts as General Marshal of Cavite and Lt Colter of I Co acts as Provost Marshal we furnich 11 for Guard and 2 Corp and one Sergt most of all of us …

Sunday, April 23rd, 1899

Weather lovely and a fine Breese is blowing we have Service at 1030 a.m. in Bible Class at 3 pm. and Praise Service at 7 p.m. recieved a smal Mail at 9 p.m. The weather is lovely and a fine beeze is blowing. We have service at 10:30 a.m. and Bible class at 3:00 p.b. and Praise Service at 7:00 …

Saturday, April 22nd, 1899

Weather is fine this being Saturday we have nothing to do (forward Page 173) Regular Routine of Buisness first Call 530 a.m. Reveilly 540 “” Assembly 545 “” Mess Call 605 “” Drill 655 “” Assembly 700 “” Sick Call 745 “” Drill Recall 800 “” Patrol 910 “” Mess Call 1150 “” first Sergent Call 100 p.m. Roll Call …

Friday, April 21st, 1899

Weather is fine the regular Routine of drills goes in affect to day 9 men of each Co goe on Guard and Patrol and the same amount wich consist of the old Guard do partack Duty and 5 men recieve a Pass good to goe to Manila in the Evening we recieved Mail I recieved 5 letters and some papers …

Thursday, April 20th, 1899

Weather fine most of our time is spent in reading writing and bathing we have all seen there is to be seen in Cavite The weather is fine. Most of our time is spent in reading and writing and bathing. We have all seen there is to be seen in Cavite. 0

Wednesday, April 19th, 1899

Weather is fine and we are resting but several Orders are read to us the regular routine of Buisness will comence on the 20th inst the Colonel made a trip across to Manila The weather is fine. We are resting but several orders are read to us. The regular routine of business will commence on the 20th. the Colonel [Alexander …