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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

Friday, February 20, 1948
    [Public Papers: Letter to the Chairmen of the Senate and House Armed Services Committees on Retirements for Physical Disability]
    [Public Papers: Special Message to the Congress Transmitting Annual Report on U.S. Participation in the United Nations]
    [Log of President Truman's Trip: Puerto Rico, The Virgin Islands, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and Key West, Florida]
9:45 am The President received the following group of
bankers (At request of Secretary Snyder):
Mr. Josephy H. Dogde, President, American Bankers
Assn., Detroit, Mich.
Mr. Warren M. Goddard, Vice President, State Planters
Bank & Trust Co., Richmond, Va.
Mr. I. P. McWhite, President Palmetta Bank & Trust
Company, Lake City, S. C.
Mr. Richard A. Norris, President, D. C. Bankers Assn.
Exec. Vice Pres., Lincoln Natl. Bank, Washington, D. C.
Mr. J. K. Palmer, Vice President and Cashier, Greenbrier
Valley Bank, Lewisburg, W. Va.
Mr. W. B. French, Deputy Manager, American Bankers
Assn., New York City
Mr. William T. Wilson, Deputy Manager, American
Bankers Assn., New York City
Mr. John B. Mack, Jr., Deputy Manager, American
Bankers Assn., New York City
Mr. Warren S. Johnson, President, Peoples Savings
Bank & Trust Co., Wilmington, N. C.
Mr. Lester Shippee, Vice President
Mr. Lehman Plumber, Des Moines, Iowa
Mr. Charles P. O'Neil, Charlottesville, Va.
Mr. Walter B. French, New York City, New York
    The President left Washington, D. C. at 10:32 a.m.
by plane from the National Airport.

He arrived at Key West, Florida at 3:22 p.m. EST and
was received at the Boca Chica Naval Airfield by
Mayor A. Maitland Adams, City Manager George Spalding,
et al. Immediately following this reception the
Party motored to the Little White House at the
Submarine Base, arriving at 3:45 p.m. The Party
remained at the House for the rest of the evening,
dining at 7:00 p.m., after which the President
retired for the evening.

Truman Photographs for February 20, 1948
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President Truman Inspects Marines at Boca Chica Aiport, Florida

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