Laughter in a Funeral Parlor, Part 2 of 2 » First Rotary Club of Manila meeting after WWII

Photo dated February 28, 1945, from Leocadio De Asis’s book Crusade  of Service (Manila: Rex Book Store, 1994), p. 81: “In a hut on the grounds of Santo Tomas University, Brig. Gen. Carlos P. Romulo addresses the first ‘Rotary meeting’ held in Manila since 1941. Most of the internees in his audience had spent 3 years of enemy occupation here and had been released just 25 days before.”7

Photo dated February 28, 1945, from Leocadio De Asis’s book Crusade of Service (Manila: Rex Book Store, 1994), p. 81: “In a hut on the grounds of Santo Tomas University, Brig. Gen. Carlos P. Romulo addresses the first ‘Rotary meeting’ held in Manila since 1941. Most of the internees in his audience had spent 3 years of enemy occupation here and had been released just 25 days before.”7


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