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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

Tuesday, June 20, 1950
10:00 am (Staff Meeting)
11:00 am Congressman John C. Davies, New York
(Called Mr. Matthew Connelly early in June to ask for this;
wishes to discuss Oswego Harbor matter)
11:15 am Congressman George H. Christopher, Missouri
(Called Mr. Matthew Connelly last week to ask for this)
11:30 am Honorable Leon H. Keyserling, Chairman, Council of Economic
Dr. John D. Clark, Member
(Mr. Leon Keyserling asked for this, stating they wish to talk
about monthly report as well as mid-year economic reports.)
Half hour.
12:00 pm Mr. and Mrs. Freeman F. Gosden and daughter
(Mr. Larry Richey asked Mr. Matthew Connelly to arrange this. Gosden is
the "Amos" of Radio Team "Amos & Andy")
12:15 pm Senator Dennis Chavez, New Mexico
(Called last week to ask for this)
12:30 pm Congresswoman Helen Gahagan Douglas, California
(Called Mr. Matthew Connelly last week to ask for this)
12:45 pm Major General Lewis A. Pick, Chief of Engineers (called late yesterday)
1:00 pm (LUNCH)
3:00 pm (Mr. Richard E. Dougherty)
(Mr. Douglas Wm. Orr)
3:15 pm Congressman Robert L. Doughton, North Carolina
Congressman Monroe M. Redden, North Carolina
Mr. Bruce Jolly
Mr. Arthur M. Jones, Secretary, Blue Ridge Parkway, Associated
Chambers of Commerce, Asheville, North Carolina
Mr. Sam P. Weams, Superintendent, Blue Ridge Parkway
Honorable Oscar L. Chapman, Secretary of the Interior
Honorable Newton B. Drury, Director of National Park Service
Honorable Arthur E. Demaray, Associate Director, National Park Service
Mr. R. Getty Browning, Chairman of Program and Invitation Committee
of Blue Ridge Parkway Associated Chambers of Commerce
Mr. P. A. Rouse, Virginia State Chambers of Commerce
(Congressman Doughton asked for this, in order that they might
invite the President to make address at dedication and official
opening, August 12, 1950, 1:00 pm of Blue Ridge Parkway)
3:25 pm (Mr. Carter Barron)
3:30 pm Senator William Benton, Connecticut
(Asked to come in and report to the President on his trip to Italy
where he went as Congressional representative appointed by the
President on UNESCO) Half hour.
4:00 pm (Dr. Paul B. Magnuson, Head of Medical
Services, Veterans Administration)

Truman Photographs for June 20, 1950
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John Redding on Television Panel

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