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

Tuesday, February 10, 1948
    [Public Papers: Veto of Bill for the Disposal of Submarginal Lands Within Indian Reservations]
10:45 am Judge Joseph Proskauer, President, American Jewish
Mr. Jacob Blaustein, of Baltimore, Md.
(Arranged by Mr. Niles)
11:00 am The President received twelve Boy Scouts, representing
all regions of the nation, who are guests of
National Council of Boy Scouts of America, in
Washington this week, which is Boy Scout Week.
The following were present:
Brader, Eagle Scout Jack, 15 years old, Stone Church, Pa.
Frye, Air Scout Morris Lee, 17 years old, Miami, Okla.
Gallagher, Eagle Scout Dale, 15 years old, Montrose,
McIntyre, Albe Sea Scout James F., 17 yrs. old,
McMaster, Mr. M. H., Leader of the Scouts, New York City
Melton, Life Scout Joseph E., 16 yrs old, Shreveport, La.
Powers, Dr. Pliny H., Deputy Chief Scout Exec., Boy
Scouts of America, New York City
Sage, Eagle Scout Thos. G., 18 yrs. old, Wheeling, W. Va.
Schiff, Mr. John M., Vice Pres., Boy Scouts of America,
New York City
Schwab, Eagle Scout Raymond W., 17 yrs. old, New York City
Shervheim, Eagle Scout Myron T., 17 yrs. old, Kensington,
Soss, Explorer Scout Ranger Daniel L., 16 yrs. old,
Spokane, Washington
Stratton, Mr. Leslie C., National Director of
Public Relations, Boy Scouts of America, New York City
Wyatt, Eagle Scout John C., Jr., Candor, N. C.
Young, Eagle Scout Karl, Menomonie, Wisconsin
(The boys submitted report to the President on
hand-illumintated parchment; also a statuette of a Scout
inscribed in recognition of his Honorary Presidency
of Boy Scouts of America)
11:15 am Congressman Donald L. O'Toole, New York
(Phoned Mr. Matthew Connelly last week to ask for this)
11:25 am (General Philip Fleming)
11:30 am Honorable Tighe Woods, Housing Expeditor
(To submit annaul report to President - arranged
by Dr. John R. Steelman)
11:45 am (Mr. Frank Gillen, of St. Louis)
(Mr. Joseph W. Murphy, of St. Louis)
(Coming at suggestion of Joe Major)
12:00 pm H.E. Senor Don Alfredo Ferreyros, the Ambassador of
(Newly appointed)
12:15 pm H. E. Mr. Joaquin M. Elicalde [Elizalde], Ambassador of the
Philippine Republic
(Leaving for Philippines tomorrow)
12:30 pm (Mr. Lew Holland)
12:45 pm Senator Styles Bridges, N.H.
Mr. L.A. Lewis, Grand Exalted Ruler of the Elks,
and Mrs. Lewis (They are from Los Angeles)
Mr. Fred Tilton, District Grand Exalted Ruler,
(From New Hampshire)
Commander David Sholz
Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Garvin
Mr. Ambrose Durkin
Mr. William A. Fraser
(Senator Bridges, N.H., requested this appointment)
1:00 pm (Lunch)
9:00 pm (Congressional Reception at the White House)

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Chief Prosecutor Joseph Keenan

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