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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

Thursday, January 26, 1950
    [Public Papers: Exchange of Messages With President Prasad of India]
10:00 am Staff Meeting
11:00 am Senator Russell B. Long, Louisiana
(Asked Mr. Connelly for this, stating he wished to
discuss appointment of District Attorney, Western
District of Louisiana)
11:15 am Dr. Arthur S. Adams, Secretary of University of New Hampshire
and also President of Association of Land Grant Colleges and
Dr. John A. Hannah, Chairman of Executive Committee of
Association and President of Michigan State College
(This appointment made by Senator Tobey, who wrote to
Mr. Connelly asking if the President could see them)
11:30 am Congressman Wright Patman, Texas
General Ernest O. Thompson, Commissioner of Texas
Railroad Commission
(Congressman Patman called Mr. Connelly last week to ask for
this appointment)
11:45 am Honorable Helen Gahagan
(Called Mr. Connelly last week to ask for this appointment)
12:00 pm Senator Harley M. Kilgore, W. Va.
(Called Mr. Connelly last week to ask for this)
12:15 pm Congressman James E. Noland, Indiana
(Called last week to ask for this; wished to discuss
flood situation in Indiana and ways of remedying flood
threats along Wabash River.)
12:30 pm The Secretary of State [Dean G. Acheson]
(Usual Thursday appointment)
1:00 pm (Lunch)
4:40 pm The President left Blair House with Mrs. Truman and Miss Truman
for the Washington Cathedral where they attended wedding of
Miss Drucie Snyder. Following wedding the President and
party went on to the Chevy Chase Club where they
attended wedding reception.
9:50 pm The President left Blair House for Statler Hotel, where he
"dropped in" on dinner for Women's Patriotic Conference on
National Defense.
10:00 pm [Public Papers: Remarks to the Women's Patriotic Conference on National Defense]

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