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, January 5, 1950
10:00 am (Staff Meeting)
10:30 am Press and Radio Conference [Public Papers]
11:00 am (Lt. Colonel Francis Williams) of President's plane, INDEPENDENCE
(Mrs. Williams and daughter, Diana
Major Smith, Co-Pilot of INDEPENDENCE
Captain Christenson, Navigator, INDEPENDENCE
Master Sergeant Willard, representing enlisted members of crew
Sergeant Hilliard, secretary to Colonel Williams
(The President signed and presented the Colonel's commission
for Lt. Colonel Williams.)
11:15 am (Mr. Martin Coffey)
11:30 am Senator Brien McMahon, Conn.
(Phoned Mr. Connelly last evening to ask for this.
12:10 pm (Honorable Mon Wallgren)
12:15 pm H. E. Sir Zafrulla Khan, Minister for External
Affairs and Commonwealth Relations of Pakistan
Honorable M. O. A. Baig, Charge d'Affairs
(Honorable Stanley Woodward)
(The Foreign Minister requested this through Mr. Woodward;
is in Washington from January 3rd to January 7th)
12:30 pm The Secretary of State [Dean G. Acheson]
(Usual Thursday appointment)
1:00 pm (Lunch)
3:10 pm (The Secretary of Defense [Louis Johnson])
(General Omar Bradley)
(The Deputy Secretary of Defense)
3:30 pm Honorable William M. Boyle
4:00 pm (Mr. Martin Coffey)
(General Frank Lowe)
(Mr. Paul Wollman)
(General Harry H. Vaughan)
5:10 pm (Mr. David Noyes)
9:30 pm (The President "dropped in" on the Samuel Gompers
Dinner at the Statler Hotel.)
10:42 pm [Public Papers: Remarks at the American Federation of Labor's Samuel Gompers Centennial Dinner]

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Construction of storage building at the White House

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