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
Friday, November 4th, 1898  Diary View

November 4th Friday
This is a fine Morning but the Sun is coming out hot we have a sunshower in the Morning at 10 am in the afternoon it raigned continusly until Tabs the Mail didn’t leave as exspected and not likely until nesct week Bulliton states Mail will be here on the 9 or 10 wish out the Merchants are raising the prices on everything the sill Saloon are sdoing a rushing Buisnes Lieut. R Woods and Husteadt are on the sick Roll………
(made a visit to the Colonell about my duties wich was satisfactory to me)


This is a fine morning but the sun is coming out hot. We have a sunshower in the morning at 10 am. In the afternoon it rained continuously until Taps. The mail didn't leave as expected and likely [won't leave] until next week. A bulletin states that mail will be here on the 9th or 10th. The merchants are raising the prices on everything. The saloons are doing a rushing buisness. Lieutenant [Robert] Wood and [Frank] Hustead are on the sick roll.

(I made a visit to the Colonel about my duties which went satisfactorily)
Soldiers mentioned
on this date:

HAWKINS, Alexander L.
WOOD, Robert M.

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