It was a telegram, transmitted by carrier from Bacolod, which was in cable communication with Ilo-Ilo.
They landed us at Bacolod, and Miller left me to report to the Sup.
Rumours of ladrone raids reaching Bacolod had caused the sending of a detachment; it was to garrison Barang indefinitely.
The most hot-headed of all was the leader, the Sultan of Bacolod.
I had crossed over for supplies; he was fresh from Manila and wanted to get over to Bacolod to report to the Sup.
The supplies had come from Bacolod (very strangely, in ox-carts belonging to the municipality of Cantalacan).
The affair of her assignment continued to be much of a lark during the two weeks spent in Bacolod awaiting transportation.