Apr. 15, 1973 Sunday

  Malacañan Palace Manila April 15, 1973 Sunday   Woke up at 9:00 A.M. Went skiing in the bay next to Talaga which had many     and was rough. Returned at 1:30 P.M. Mass, lunch rest and meditation at 3:30 P.M. Visited the beach house at 5:00 P.M. Am reading "The Revolution and the Civil..

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October 26, 1972

  1. 10:00 PM Oct. 26, 1972 Thursday Malacañan Palace Manila 216,000 firearms have been surrendered as of this mornings report. The 3rd PC Zone turned in about 103,000. There was a robbery last night of the Philippine Veteran's Bank, Quezon City Branch. The robbers killed the two guards, placed them inside the vault, closed..

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October 25, 1972

1. 9:40 PM Oct. 25, 1972 Wednesday Malacañan Palace Manila 145,000 guns have been surrendered as of this noon. 70,000 of this came from III PC Zone, 30,000 of which is good foreign make. We lost three men in Lanao del Sur when an armored car was ambushed 20 kms northeast of Marawi. The men..

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October 22, 1972

1. 12:25 PM Oct. 22, 1972 Sunday Malacañan Palace Manila Ambassador Urabe was able to move out of the PSU where they were practically kept hostages by the Muslim rebels. He arrived in Manila at 4:10 PM and saw me at 5:00 PM to explain what he saw and what had happened. I just talked..

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October 21, 1972

  1. 12:35 PM Oct. 21, 1972 Saturday Malacañan Palace Manila Just arrived from the informal dinner given by Pres. and Mrs. Watanabe of the Asian Development Bank. Only Sec. & Mrs. Alex Melchor, Sec and Mrs. Cesar Virata and ADB Vice Pres. Krisna Moortli were present. Pres. Watanabe is retiring Dec. 25th. It was..

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August 19, 1970

MALACAÑAN PALACE Manila August 19, 1970 Wednesday 11:00 PM Imelda went alone to Quezon Province on Quezon's birthday celebration and as usual was mobbed by the people in the five towns she visited with Sen. Pres. Pro Tempore Jose Roy. Speculations will continue snowballing about her running for President after me. Assured the German financiers..

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February 9, 1970, Monday

PAGE 73 Office of the President of the Philippines Malacañang February 9, 1970 Monday 9:40 PM I write this as I wait for a visitor who will inform us of all the conspiracy going on behind the Liberal Party. Osmeña has just delivered a privilege speech in the Senate denying his connection with the demonstrators..

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January 24, 1970

PAGE 49 Office of the President of the Philippines Malacañang Palace January 24, 1970 1:00 PM I have just directed the retirement of Gen. Raval and all the extended generals effective Feb 1st and April 1st. I will retain Gen. Yan as Chief of Staff only because there is no one who is qualified to..

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