This Presidential Appointments Calendar is based upon the records contained in the
Matthew J. Connelly Files
|Wednesday, January 23, 1946|
|Executive Orders: [9684 CREATING AN EMERGENCY BOARD TO INVESTIGATE DISPUTES BETWEEN THE INDIANA HARBOR BELT RAILROAD, CHICAGO JUNCTION RAILWAY (THE C. R. & I. R. R. Co., LESSEE) AND CHICAGO RIVER AND INDIANA RAILROAD COMPANY, CARRIERS, AND CERTAIN OF THEIR EMPLOYEES]|
|10:15 am||The British Ambassador|
Congressman Daniel Flood, Pa; Master Robert Todd; Major|
Eugene D. Hegarty, USMC; Commander George P. Richards, USNR:
Mr. Joseph P. Gillespie, Secretary to Congressman Flood.
(The Congressman asked to bring in Robert Todd of Plymouth,
Pa., a nine-year old boy who won a bond selling contest
in Plymouth. He sold $9,875 of Serie E bonds, and
was given a trip to Washington by the Congressman in
recognition of his ability. They want pictures)
|10:45 am||Hon. Herbert H. Lehman|
Dr. Walter Pope Binns, President, William Jewell College;|
Honorable Clarence Cannon, Missouri; Mr. Vernon Moore,
Secretary to Congressman Bell; Mr. Kemper Carter.
(Wish to talk re the degree which the President has
promised to accept from William Jewell College)
|11:30 am||Senator Guy Gordon, Oregon; Senator Wayne Morse, Oregon|
|12:00 pm||Honorable Chester Bowles; Hon. John Snyder|
The President will present the Congressional Medal of|
Honor to Commander Joseph T. O'Callahan, Chaplain Corps,
USNR; Lt. Donald A Gary, USN; First Lt. Daniel W. Lee, USA:
Sergeant John R. McKinney, USA. Those invited: Mrs. Daniel
W. Lee, wife of Lt. Lee; Mr. and Mrs. Daniel W. Lee, parents
of Lt. Lee; Mr. and Mrs. Dewey H. McKinney; Mr. Dewey H.
McKinney; Miss Betty McKinney; Mrs. Claude Nobley, Jr.;
Kenneth C. Royall, Under Secretary of War; General of the
Army, Dwight D. Eisenhower; General J.L. Devers; Captain
John E. Glancy; Lt. J.E. Wingard; Senator Walter F. George;
Senator Richard B. Russell; Congressman John S. Gibson;
Congressman Hugh Peterson; Mr. and Mrs. Edward Lee; Mr.
and Mrs. Miles S. Lee; Mr. and Mrs. A.L. Lee; Mr. Ray Lee;
Mr. Romie Lee; Mrs. Bonnie T. Baker; Mrs. Helen T. Bishop;
Most Reverend William Arnold, Assistant Military Ordinate;
Miss A. Aurigemma; Lt. Comdr. Charles L. Beckstrom; Mr.
and Mrs. Milo Boulton; Right Reverend John K. Cartright, D.D;
Mr. James J. Casey; Mr. John T. Casey; Mis Mary Casey;
Vice Admiral Louis E. Denfeld; Commander E.B. Fluckey; Rev.
Charles J. Foley, S.J; Hon. James V. Forrestal; Mrs. Donald
A. Gary; Master Kenneth E. Gary; Commander H.H. Hale;
Hon. James W. Huffman, Senator from Ohio; Congressman John
McCormack: Reverend John J. McEleney, S.J.; Justice Matthew
F. McGuire; Reverend Paul A. McNally, S.J.; Most Reverend
John W. McNamara; Fleet Admiral C.W. Nimitz, USN; Mrs. P.
Nunno; Mrs. Edward P. O'Brien; Mrs. Alice B. O'Callahan;
Mr. and Mrs. Cornelious J. O'Callahan; Mr. and Mrs. Edward
J. O'Callahan; Mr. and Mrs. John T. O'Callahan; Hon.
Leverett Saltonstall; Captain and Mrs. W.V. Saunders;
Reverend Maurice S. Sheehy; Hon. Frederick C. Smith, Cong-
ressman from Ohio; Rear Admiral T.L. Sprague; Hon. John
L. Sullivan, Asst. Sec Navy for Air; Senator Robert A. Taft,
Ohio; Captain E.B. Taylor; Rear Admiral W.N. Thomas; Hon.
David I. Walsh, Senator from Massachusetts.
|1:00 pm||(Lunch - Cabinet - at White House)|
The Secretary of Labor [Lewis B. Schwellenbach]; (Hon. John Snyder; |
Hon. John Steelman)
Mr. George Hohman|
(Appointment arranged through General Harry Vaughan)
|Truman Photographs for January 23, 1946|
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