Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum

Spellman, Francis, 1889-1967
Speeches, addresses, etc.; World War, 1939-1945; Capitulations, Military

Longhand Note of President Harry S. Truman, August 11, 1945. President's Secretary's Files - Longhand Notes.

Sat. Aug 11 '45

Well the speech seems to have made a hit according to all the papers. Shows you never can tell. I thought it was rotten. We are all on edge waiting for the Japs to answer. Have had a hell of a day. Saw Archbishop Spellman-Cardinal Archbishop