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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

Monday, January 16, 1950
    [Public Papers: Special Message to the Congress on Synthetic Rubber]
10:00 am The Vice President [Alben W. Barkley]
Honorable Scott Lucas
Speaker Sam Rayburn
Hon. J. Percy Priest
(Weekly meeting of the Big Four -- Congr. McCormack
(is out of the city and Congressman came to take his place)
11:00 am (Staff Meeting)
11:30 am (Mr. James Lay)
(Mr. Lay was sworn in to succeed Admiral Sidney Souers as
Executive Secretary of the National Securtiy Council.)
11:45 am Honorable Walter Myers, Assistant Postmaster General
(Arranged by General Harry Vaughan)
12:00 pm Honorable Myron Taylor
(Called Mr. Matthew Connelly -- wants half hour)
12:30 pm (Honorable Oscar Chapman)
(Mr. Phil Regan)
1:00 pm (Cabinet Luncheon -- Secretary of the Treasury and Secretary
of Commerce out of the city. The Secretary of State and
the Postmaster General also absent.)
3:15 pm (Mr. A. L. Fitzpatrick)
(Called Mr. Matthew Connelly from West Palm Beach, Florida. Delivered
a message to the President from Cardinal Daugherty. Off-the-
3:30 pm General J. Lawton Collins
7:00 pm Attended dinner given by the Chairman of the Federal
Reserve Banks and Directors from New York and the
Minneapolis Banks at the Carlton Hotel.
9:20 pm [Public Papers: Remarks at a Dinner Given by the Chairmen and Directors of Federal Reserve Banks]

Truman Photographs for January 16, 1950
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The Placing of a Wreath on the Monument of the Liberator, Simon Bolivar

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