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


Wednesday, March 8, 1950
   
Executive Orders:  [10115 RESTORING CERTAIN LAND RESERVED FOR MILITARY PURPOSES TO THE JURISDICTION OF THE TERRITORY OF HAWAII]
11:00 am (The President held an off-the-record Meeting with the
Heads of the Seven Regulatory Commissions, as follows:
Honorable Joseph J. O'Connell, Chairman, Civil Aero-
nautics Board
Honorable Wayne Coy, Chairman, Federal Communications
Commission
Honorable Nelson Lee Smith, Chairman, Federal Trade Commission
Honorable Lowell B. Mason, Acting Chairman, Federal Trade Commission
Hon. J. Monore Johnson, Chairman, Interstate Commerce Commission
Hon. Paul Herzog, Chairman, National Labor Relations Board
Hon. Harry A. McDonald, Chairman, Securities and Exchange
Commission
(Mr. Matthew Connelly called this group at the President's direction.)
11:30 am Congresswoman Edna F. Kelly, New York
(Requested this)
11:45 am Mr. Frank Stanton, President, Columbia Broadcasting Co.
(Requested this)
12:00 pm Mr. Albert Lasker, of New York
(Requested appointment)
12:15 pm Honorable Edmund [Edmond] Hanrahan, former Chairman, S. E. C.
(Wrote Mr. Matthew Connelly to ask for this.)
12:30 pm Honorable W. Stuart Symington, Secretary of the Air Force
(Requested this last week.)
1:00 pm The President and Mrs. Truman gave a luncheon at the Blair
House for the H. R. H., the Prince of the Netherlands. The
guests were as follows:
H. R. H. the Prince of the Netherlands
The Netherlands Ambassador and Mrs. van Kleffens
Mr. William Van Tets, Diplomatic Adviser to H. R. H.
The Secretary of State [Dean Acheson] and Mrs. Acheson
The Chief Justice [Fred M. Vinson] and Mrs. Vinson
Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt
Honorable Georgia Neese Clark
Major General and Mrs. Harry Vaughan
3:15 pm Honorable Frank Pace, Director, Bureau of the Budget
(Fifteen minutes)
3:30 pm Honorable Thomas B. McCabe, Chairman, Board of
Governors, Federal Reserve System
(Requested appointment)
3:45 pm Congressman Robert Crosser
4:00 pm (The President visited the oculist in General Graham's office)
7:20 pm The President and Mrs. Truman left Blair House to dine at the
home of the Vice President Alben W. Barkley and Mrs. Barkley.


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