July 1, 1941

Manila News today reveal about massive Nazi attacks on USSR stretching 2,000 miles front from Arctic region to Black Sea. This is a massive confrontation considering USSR has more than 4 million active troops and 3 million in reserves, total 7.15 million world's largest. Germany has 3.5 M active, 3.35 M reserves; Romania 1.8 M;..

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April 30, 1936

Called at Dr. Sison's. I must go completely on the waterwagon. Went to the Bureau of Science--then to Malacañan where I talked for half an hour with Dawson (from Shanghai) of the United States Department of Agriculture. He has been here for some weeks studying the agricultural situation: says the Filipinos are the most "agriculturally..

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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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December 28-31, 1935

With Doria in Baguio --golf every day on Country Club or municipal links and those at Camp John Hay. Called on Colonel Dosser, Governor of the Mountain Province. He has a nice house, an Igorot mestiza  wife and lots of children. Mrs. Dosser is attractive and runs a succesful beauty parlor. Dosser and I talked over..

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