Fairchild Tropical Garden Expedition aboard the Cheng Ho 1939-1940
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Manila

Written by Edward Beckwith on Tuesday, December 19, 1939

Manila waterfront in the rain

Manila waterfront in the rain, photographed in 2009 by John T Pilot
Drizzle but clearing. Stopped at American Express. Letter from MPB, nothing new. Prepared to develop and started after lunch. Developed four rolls, time four hours. Results very satisfactory.

No word from Mrs. Archbold so think she should arrive on the clipper tomorrow.

Took a walk in afternoon around the park near the water. In the evening I thoroughly water proofed my rucksacks, etc. with Sherwin Williams dope.

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