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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

Wednesday, September 20, 1950
    [Public Papers: Letter to Committee Chairmen on the Wherry Amendment to the Supplemental Appropriations Bill]
9:15 am (Honorable Jonathan Daniels) OFF THE RECORD
9:30 am (General Omar N. Bradley)
(General J. Lawton Collins, Chief of Staff, U.S. Army)
(Admiral Forrest P. Sherman, Chief of Naval Operations)
(General Hoyt S. Vandenberg, Chief of Staff, U.S. Air Force)
(The Joint Chiefs) OFF THE RECORD
9:45 am (Honorable Paul Griffith, Asst. Secy. of Defense) OFF THE RECORD
10:00 am (Staff Meeting)
10:30 am (Mr. Harry Ostagen)
(Mr. Norman Holm-Shaw, of Detroit) OFF THE RECORD
(Presented to the President, off the record, without any announce-
ment or publicity, a home movie camera with sound track. This
camera has been devised by Mr. Holm-Shaw for his own amusement
and is not to be offered commercially. Arranged at suggestion
of Mr. Hassett.)
11:00 am Senator Harley M. Kilgore, West Virginia
11:30 am Congressman Richard Bollins [Bolling], Missouri
11:45 am Honorable Chester Bowles, Connecticut
12:00 pm H.E.Luis Machado, the Ambassador of Cuba
(Arranged for this thru Mr. Simmons of Protocol)
12:15 pm Dr. Samuel McCrea Cavert, General Secretary, the Federal Council of
the Churches of Christ in America
Dr. Hugh Evans
Dr. Edward Pruden
Mrs. Harper Sibley, President, United Council of Church Women
(To invite the President to give an address on occasion of
inaugural meeting of the "National Council of the Churches
of Christ in the U.S.A.," to be held in Cleveland, Ohio,
November 28th-December 1st. The theme of the Cleveland
meeting as a whole is to be "This Nation under God," and
they state they would be glad to have "the President
emphasize his convictions concerning the moral and spiritual
foundations of American life.")
12:30 pm Honorable W. Stuart Symington, Chairman, National Security Resources
Board (Usual Wednesday appointment)
1:00 pm (Lunch)
3:15 pm Senator Clinton Anderson, New Mexico
3:30 pm Honorable William M. Boyle
(Usual Wednesday appointment)
4:00 pm The President put through first telephone call opening ceremony
commemorating inaugeration of service to first group of subscribers
under new Rural Telephone Program.
4:15 pm (Honorable Clark Clifford) OFF THE RECORD

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