Bits and Pieces: The Draft Memoirs of Manuel L. Quezon Jr.

This is the draft manuscript of the memoirs of Manuel L. Quezon Jr. They are presented in chronological order, based on the author’s life. The manuscript itself is composed of many loose-leaf notes written by hand, and the various typewritten versions made from them, some of which are dated. 

Table of Contents


I. 1926-1941

Birth and Childhood

Taga Baler

My Mother

My Mother’s Female Friends

Europe 1932



II. 1941-1946

The War

Aunt Gretchen and Other Friends

III. 1946-1949

When I was a Seminarian

IV. 1949-1956

V. 1956-1973


The Obispo Maximo

VI. 1973-1997