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

Thursday, April 4, 1946
    [Public Papers: Statement by the President Concerning Benefits for Philippine Army Veterans]
10:00 am Hon. Herbert H. Lehman
(Requested the appointment)
10:15 am Mr. S. J. Phillips, President, Booker T. Washington
Birthplace Memorial; The Secretary of the Booker T. Washing-
ton Birthday Memorial, Mr. Emmett J. Scott.
(The President agreed to be photographed with these
gentlemen, while conferring with them on matters
pertaining to the Memorial project - see prospectus
attached -- arranged by Mr. Charles Ross.
10:30 am Senator Elbert D. Thomas, Utah; Senator Warren R. Austin, Vt.;
Major General Lauris Norstad; Mr. Stephen E. Rice; Mr. John
H. Simms.
(Sen. Thomas asked for this appointment for sub-committee on
Military Affairs considering Unification of Armed Services.
Sen. Lister Hill also member, but had to be in Alabama
because of father's illness.
11:00 am Mr. J. F. Victory, Secretary of Natl. Advisory Committee for
Aeronautics; Dr. J. C. Hunsacker, Chairman (also non-paid
(Mr. Victory asked for this nearly two weeks ago to discuss
vacancies in the membership of this Committee - Dr.
Hunsacker comes to Washington only part of each week)
11:30 am Mr. Charles Triller, Chairman of Philharmonic-Symphony Society
Board; Mr. Marshall Field, President; Mr. Floyd Blair,
Treasurer; Mr. Ralph Colin, Asst. Treasurer; Mr. Robert
Thayer, Asst. Treasurer; Mr. Arthur Judson, Exec. Secretary;
Mr. Bruno Zirato, Assoc. Manager.
(To present honorary membershp in Society to the Presi-
dent. They originally asked the President to let them
make this award on stage of Carnegie Hall on occasion
of one of concerts conducted by their permanent Musi-
cal Director, Arthur Rodzinski. Rodzinski incidentally,
unable to come down. See their press announcements
attached giving history of orchestra.)
12:00 pm (Mr. Edwin Locke, Jr.)
1:00 pm (Lunch)
3:00 pm General Dwight D. Eisenhower

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