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

Tuesday, October 31, 1950
10:00 am (Staff Meeting)
11:00 am Mr. Carter Barron
11:30 am The Right Reverend G. Bromley Oxnam, Bishop of the Methodist Church
Dr. Edward Hughes Pruden
(Bishop Oxnam and Dr. Pruden both wrote Mr. Connelly and the
President on September 22nd, re possible appointment of a
Minister to the Vatican, and stating official heads of major
Protestant denominations of nations desired to see the
President. It was decided that for time being only these
two should see the President, but because of the President's
trips and their engagements, this is first mutually convenient
date that could be arranged)
11:45 am Mr. Silliman Evans, Owner & Publisher of the Nashville Tennessean
12:00 pm Honorable Charles U. Bay, American Ambassador to Norway
(Called Mr. Connelly last week from New York to ask for this)
12:15 pm (Mr. John Kennedy, of San Diego, California) OFF THE RECORD
12:30 pm Honorable George Marshall, Secretary of Defense
(Usual Tuesday appointment)
1:00 pm (LUNCH)
3:00 pm Honorable Eric Johnston
(Asked yesterday for this, to discuss a citation for the
President from Conference of Christians and Jews, of which
Mr. Johnston is President.)
3:15 pm (Mr. Tom Maloney)
(Honorable William Hassett)
4:00 pm Cabinet Meeting [minutes]
(Vice President absent; The Solicitor General represented Justice;
Postmaster General absent; Labor not represented;
W. Averell Harriman absent)
(Colonel Harry O. Patterson briefed Cabinet - OFF THE RECORD)

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