November 12, 1944

Typhoon is over, the sun is up again and the sky has brightened to a clear blue. The bird that perches on the tree near my window is there again, fluttering its wings and in a while I'm sure it'll begin to twitter. No planes this morning. Everybody was expecting them today because they've visited..

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April 3, 1936

Absolutely quiet day at sea--on a painted ocean; arrived at sunset at the harbour of Sorsogon with the volcanoes Mayon and Buluyan on either side. Tortuous entrance to the bay and poor harbour; anchored out in the stream, one hour and a half from the shore by launch. Quezon came aboard about midnight after a..

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Jan. 21, 1900

Got up at 4.30 am packed all of our equipment and boarded the Helena with Co A. left Sorsagon [Sorsogon] Bay at 8 AM reached Donsolnoon (Donsol [at] noon) Landed and had an engagement of about one hour none hit not a gugu in sight. Went on guard on bridge at 5 PM. only 2 shots..

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