Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum

Daily Appointments
of Harry S. Truman

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This Presidential Appointments Calendar is based upon the records contained in the
Matthew J. Connelly Files

Monday, April 7, 1947
8:30 am (Miss Greta Kempton - artist)
10:15 am (Mr. Bert Andrews of N. Y. Herald Tribune)
(Mr. Charles Ross arranged and will bring in off record)
10:45 am Hon. Louis Johnson
(Phoned Mr. Matthew Connelly last Friday, stating he would
only need couple of minutes but did have something
he felt he had to tell the President)
11:00 am President Harry B. Mitchell, Civil Service Commission
Hon. Frances Perkins, Commissioner
Hon. Arthur S. Flemming, Commissioner
(President called Mr. Matthew Connelly last week to ask for
this conference with the President as soon as possible,
in order that he and his Commissioners might talk to
the President about the Loyalty Board which they have
to set up)
11:30 am Mr. Paul Gallico
(Writer of New York City - Sketch from WHO'S WHO
for the President's information. A Captain Frederick
B. Hyde asked Mr. Charles Ross to arrange this today in order
that Mr. Gallico might pay his respects to the President.
In Washington on Monday to address the Professional
Writers Club at YMCA)
11:45 am (Dr. and Mrs. W. L. Brandon)
12:00 pm (Mr. Jim Finnegan)
(Mr. Jack Dwyer)
12:15 pm Honorable Eric Johnson, President, Motion Picture Association
of America
Mr. Nicholas Schenck, President, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Mr. Peter Rathvon, Head of RKO
Mr. Barney Balaban, President of Paramount
(Mr. Johnson phoned Mr. Matthew Connelly last week to ask if he
might come in with these gentleman to talk to the Presi-
dent about inviting him to the 21st Anniversay Dinner
of the Industry to be held in New York on May 8th; they
want also to tell him about something they want to do for
his birthday, May 8th)
12:30 pm Hon. Dean Acheson, Acting Secretary of State
(Usual Monday appointment)
1:00 pm (Cabinet Luncheon)
(Postmaster General and Secretary of Navy absent)
1:50 pm The President reviewed Army Day Parade just south of White
House. Parade started to pass at 2.00 pm and lasted about
50 minutes.
8:20 pm (The President and Mrs. Truman attended concert of San
Francisco Symphony Orchestra at Constitution Hall)

Truman Photographs for April 7, 1947
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President Truman at the Army Day parade

The creation of this online resource was made possible in part by funding from the William T. Kemper Foundation - Commerce Bank, Trustee.