John Henry Asendorf in uniform The War Diary of John Henry Asendorf
The Story of a Pennsylvania Volunteer during the Spanish-American War in the Philippines and the Philippine American War
Sunday, June 25th, 1899  Diary View

June 25/99 Sunday
the Morning is nice and clear I am still off duty I went to Manila and bought little thing I intend to take Home had a splendid time and a good Dinner at the Spanich Hotel returned on 4.30 Boat there where Services held at Quarters in the Morning and Evening all the Saloons are Kept open on Sundays at Cavite while in Manila most all the Stores and Saloons are Kept closed up as Taps are sounded it is raignen verry heavy

 

The morning is nice and clear. I am still off duty. I went to Manila and bought a little thing I intend to take home. Had a splendid time and a good dinner at the Spanish Hotel. Returned on 4:30 boat. There were services held at quarters in the morning and evening. All the saloons are kept open on Sundays at Cavite while in Manila most all the stores and saloons are kept closed. As Taps is sounded, it is raining very heavily.
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