of a friendly constabulary officer to thrash him with
, or sting ray cane. Adolphus
retaliated by forging her husband’s name to
some chits for liquors. She had him arrested,
prosecuted, and jailed. He had just finished his
sentence when the fire came. He was almost the
first person to appear, and worked like a Trojan for
two hours, his services being of no mean value.
I think the reader will agree with me that Adolphus
showed a Christian and forgiving spirit.
 Since the writing of the above sentence, one American
woman has been murdered in Batangas, one young girl
violated in Manila, and knowledge has come to the
writer of three cases of attempted assault on American
women, which were kept out of the newspapers.