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


Friday, January 20, 1950
   
9:30 am The President received the Democratic Members of the Ways
and Means Committee:
Congressman Robert L. Doughton
Congressman Jere Cooper
Congressman John D. Dingell
Congressman Wilbur D. Mills
Congressman Noble J. Gregory
Congressman A. Sidney Camp
Congressman Walter A. Lynch
Congressman Aime J. Forand
Congressman Herman P. Eberharter
Congressman Cecil R. King
Congressman Thomas J. O'Brien
Congressman J. M. Combs
Congressman Hale Boggs
Congressman John A. Carroll
Congressman Stephen M. Young
The Speaker of the House [Sam Rayburn]
Honorable John McCormack
The Secretary of the Treasury [John W. Snyder]
10:00 am Cabinet [Meeting] [minutes]
(Secretaries of Agriculture and Labor absent. Honorable
Stephen Early for Department of Defense; and Honorable C. V.
Whitney for Secretary of Commerce.)
10:45 am The President received a group from the National Cartoonists
Society. Group will make joint presentation to the President
and the Secretary of the Treasury [John W. Snyder] placque representing
Honorable membership in Society.:
Mr. Milton Caniff
Mr. Dow Walling
Mr. Bob Dunn
Mr. Gregory d'Alesaio
Mr. John Pierotti
Mr. Gus Edson
Mr. Russell Patterson
Mr. William McDonald
Mr. Jacob Magelener
Mr. Leon Markham
11:00 am (Staff Meeting)
11:25 am (Honorable Thomas B. McCabe, Chariman, Federal Reserve Board)
(Mr. Robert Anderson)
(Chairman McCabe wants the President to meet Mr. Anderson before
he, Mr. Anderson, departed for Texas today. He is one who
might be appointed to the vacancy on the Board of Governors)
11:30 am Honorable M. O. Burnside, Congressman from West Virginia
11:45 am Senator Estes Kefauver, Tennessee
Members of the Atlantic Union Committee Delegation:
Honorable Orne Roberts
Mrs. Robert J. Bishop
Mr. Lucius Burch
Mr. Ernest Estwing
Mr. John Howard Ford
Mr. Ellen C. Garwood
Dr. A. V. Grosse
Miss Helen Hamer
H. Livingston Hartley
Mrs. Charlotte K. John
Gilbert Lamb
Rev. Franklin D. Leohr
Mr. and Mrs. Laurance Martin
Mr. Allan Mathews
Major and Mrs. John A. Mathews
Professor James A. MacLachlan
Dr. James A. McClain
Mrs. Stewart Y. McMullan
Mrs. Walter I. Miller
Garrison Norton
Edmund Orgill
Hon. Lithgow Osborne
Hon. Robert Pell
Victor Reinemar
Dr. David W. Roberts
Mr. L.H. Schultz
Mr. Theodore E. Simonton
Mrs. Sara Sommer
William Stern
Roy F. Steward
Mr. and Mrs. Clarence K. Streit
Mr. W. T. Wynn
Honorable Hal Boggs
Mr. L. Metcalf Walling
Mrs. Sabra Holbrook
12:00 pm Honorable Oscar Chapman, Secretary of the Interior
Honorable Frank Pace, Director of the Budget
(Called Mr. Connelly)
12:15 pm Mr. James F. Fitzgerald
Mr. John A. Coleman
Mr. Edward J. Doyle
(Above are members whom the President indicated as a
Committee to select sculptor for statue of Commodore John
Harry, which is to be presented to Erie on behalf of the
United States.)
12:30 pm Mr. Victor Devereaux, National Commander Regular Veterans
Association
Mr. Florentina Medina, Commander, Regular Veterans Assn.
of Aurora, Colorado
Mr. W.M. Floyd of Aurora, Colorado
(Requested by Senator Johnson)
1:00 pm (Lunch)
3:15 pm Honorable Frank Pace
3:30 pm His Excellancy, Archbishop Michael
(Archbishop Michael is head of Eastern Greek Orthodox Church
in North and South America, and is successor to Archbishop
Athanagoras now Patriarch in Istanbul. Archibishop Michael
has recently arrived from Greece where he was Archibishop
of Corinth. Wishes to pay respects.)
3:45 pm Mr. William Thatcher
Mr. Glenn Talbot
Mr. James G. Patton
Mr. C. E. Huff
(The above gentlemen are officiers of the National Farmers
Union, and this appointment was requested and arranged
by Secretary Brannon.)
4:30 pm (Mr. Al Lodwick)

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