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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

Wednesday, May 23, 1951
    [Public Papers: Letter to Judge Learned Hand on His Retirement From Active Service]
10:00 am (Staff)
11:00 am Mr. Otto Schoen, U. S. Marshal, St. Louis, Mo.
(Judge Roy Harper wrote Mr. Matthew Connelly and asked if the
President could see Schoen while Schoen was in city)
11:10 am (General Ralph Truman)
(Lester Cox, Jr.)
11:15 am (Mr. Orville Crouch, of Loew's Inc.)
(Mr. Robert Pirosh)
(Came in to see Mr. Matthew Connelly and saw the President OFF THE
RECORD. Mr. Pirosh is author of the movies "Battleground"
and "Go for Broke"; Mr. Crouch asked Mr. Matthew Connelly if he
might bring him in)
11:30 am Senator Clinton P. Anderson, New Mexico
Congressman Antonio M. Fernandez, New Mexico
(Senator Clinton P. Anderson called Mr. Matthew Connelly on Monday to request
11:45 am (Honorable Charles Sawyer, Secretary of Commerce) OFF THE RECORD
12:00 pm Honorable Gordon Browning, Governor of Tennessee
(Senator Kefauver's Assistant called Mr. Matthew Connelly about a
week ago to say that the Governor wanted to see the President
in his capacity as Chairman of Freight Rate Committee of the
Southern Governors' Conference)
12:15 pm Mr. Leo F. Koehler, of Kansas City, Missouri
(Old friend of the President and wrote to the President
May 7th and asked if might come in)
12:30 pm Senator Blair Moody, Michigan
(Called Mr. Matthew Connelly Monday to ask for an early appointment
with the President re matter pertaining to General Dwight D. Eisenhower)
1:00 pm (LUNCH)
3:15 pm Senator William F. Knowland, California
(Called Mr. Matthew Connelly yesterday to ask for this)
3:30 pm (National Security Council) OFF THE RECORD
4:50 pm (Honorable Mon Wallgren) OFF THE RECORD
8:20 pm (The President and Mrs. Truman left for Gayety Theatre to see
"Mr. Roberts.")

Truman Photographs for May 23, 1951
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Two Communist Mine-Laying Sampans

The creation of this online resource was made possible in part by funding from the William T. Kemper Foundation - Commerce Bank, Trustee.