Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum

Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972; Tobin, Maurice J., 1901-1953; Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994; McCarthy, Joseph, 1908-1957; Jenner, William E. (William Ezra), 1908-1985; Morse, Wayne L. (Wayne Lyman), 1900-1974
Cabinet meetings; Presidential transitions

Cabinet Meeting Minutes, November 7, 1952. Matthew J. Connelly Papers - Notes on Cabinet Meetings II.

CABINET MEETING, FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 1952

V. P. - Absent
Acheson - Absent
Sawyer - Absent
Fowler - Absent
Bruce for State

THE PRESIDENT

Read summary of Report of Progress of Civil Aviation under Truman Admin. Asked for similar report from other Depts.

Believes hero worship responsible for election - also combination of McCarthy - Jenner - Nixon poison.

Wants to make an orderly turnover to the new administration.

No President ever had more cooperation from a Cabinet.

TOBIN

Said "Amen" to Wayne Morse statement that history will prove President has been right.

11:35


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