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

Friday, December 12, 1952
9:45 am (Mr. George Bauman)
(Mr. Vivian Truman)
10:00 am (Staff)
10:45 am (General W. Bedell Smith, Director, C.I.A.)
(Mr. James Lay, Jr., Executive Secretary, National Security Council)
(Admiral Sidney Souers, Adviser to the President)
11:00 am Mr. A. P. Greensfelder, of St. Louis, Missouri
(Wrote Mr. Matthew Connelly he would be here at this time attending
regular meeting of National Capital Planning Commission,
and hoped he might see the President; wanted to ask him if
he could contribute some old maps for the Truman Library)
11:15 am (Honorable Henry H. Fowler, Director of Defense Mobilization)
(Dr. John R. Steelman brought Mr. Fowler over from his office OFF THE RECORD)
11:45 am His Excellency Senor Dr. Cesar Gonzalez, the Ambassador of
(Newly appointed; presented credentials.)
11:50 am His Excellency Senor Dr. Jose Richardo Chiriboga Villagomez, the
Ambassador of Ecuador
(Newly appointed; presented credentials)
12:00 pm His Royal Highness Prince Wan Waithayakon, the Foreign Minister
of Thailand
His Excellency Kempati Bunyaratapham, the Deputy Foreign Minister
His Excellency Pote Sarasin, the Ambassador of Thailand
(Asked for this through Protocol. The Foreign Minister wished
to invite the President to visit Thailand)
12:15 pm Mr. Gerald G. Wagner, General Manager, Lopert Washington Theatres
Mr. I. E. Lopert, President of Lopert Films
(Mrs. Truman)
(Arranged by Mrs. Truman. Presented to the President and Mrs.
Truman a lifetime gold pass to the Lopert Theatres)
12:30 pm Commander Jesse Moss, Jewish War Veterans of the United States
(Newly elected; asked if might pay respects)
12:45 pm Mr. Walter Reuther, President, CIO
(Arranged by Mr. Charles Murphy)
1:00 pm (LUNCH)
2:50 pm (Mr. Theodore Marks) OFF THE RECORD
3:00 pm Mr. Sidney Salomon
(Asked for this sometime ago, saying had number of things to
discuss. Half hour)
3:30 pm (Mr. G. T. Baker, President, National Airlines)
(Mr. Paul Scott, Counsel)
(Arranged at suggestion of Abe Feinberg. Came to see Mr.
Connelly and saw the President OFF THE RECORD.)
3:45 pm Honorable Frederick Lawton, Director, Bureau of the Budget
(One hour)

Truman Photographs for December 12, 1952
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Truman with Walter Reuther

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