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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

Thursday, December 11, 1952
Executive Orders:  [10419 the Existence of the Quantico-Superior Committee, Created by Executive Order No. 6783 of June 30, 1934]
10:00 am (Pre Press)
10:30 am Press & Radio Conference [Public Papers]
11:00 am (Staff)
12:00 pm Mr. Ott Schoen, U. S. Marshal, St. Louis, Missouri
Mr. Alan Hubbard, Collector of Customs, St. Louis, Missouri
(Judge Roy Harper wrote Mr. Matthew Connelly they would be here at
this time and, if possible, were anxious to see the President.)
12:15 pm Honorabel Paul M. Herzog, Chairman, National Labor Relations Board
(Called Mr. Matthew Connelly last week and asked for this.)
12:30 pm Honorable Dean Acheson, the Secretary of State
(Usual Thursday appointment)
1:00 pm (LUNCH)
3:00 pm Honorable Elbert N. Carvel, Governor of Delaware
Bishop Arthur R. McKinstry (of Episcopal Church of Delaware)
Mr. Leslie I. McKinstry (Father of Bishop)
Mr. Arnold W. Carvel (Father of the Governor)
(Governor Carvel called Mr. Matthew Connelly December 4th from Dover
asking if might bring this group in, and asking if perhaps Mrs.
Truman might also be present, as Leslie I. McKinstry once
directed a choir in Independence, in which Mrs. Truman sang.)
3:15 pm Mr. Anthony A. Buford, of St. Louis, Missouri
Anthony A. Buford, Jr., aged 11
Nancy Ann Buford, aged 14
(Mr. Buford wrote Mr. Matthew Connelly last month and asked if might
bring his children in)
3:30 pm (Honorable Frank McKinney, former Chairman, Democratic National
3:45 pm (Honorable James P. McGranery, the Attorney General) OFF THE RECORD
(Admiral Robert Dennison and Mr. Charles Murphy also sat in)
4:00 pm Honorable John W. Snyder, the Secretary of the Treasury
4:50 pm (Mr. Vivian Truman, brother of the President)
(Mr. Alex Sachs, Postmaster at Kansas City, Missouri)

Truman Photographs for December 11, 1952
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President Truman With Vivian Truman and Alex Sachs

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