January 18th, 1934

Transcript

Times Log Location Source

9:00am –

9:20am

Postmaster Gen. James A. Farley

White House

USH

10:30am –

11:40am

Sen. Joseph T. Robinson and Sen. James F. Byrnes

White House

USH

11:00am

Present Herbert Schiff Trophy

Note: Time conflict - Usher's Diary shows FDR going to his office at 1145.

Office

STE

11:15am

Langdon Post

Note: Time conflict - Usher's Diary shows FDR going to his office at 1145.

Office

STE

11:30am

Rep. Sweeney

Note: Time conflict - Usher's Diary shows FDR going to his office at 1145.

Office

STE

11:45am

To Office

White House

USH

11:45am

Sen. Duffy

Note: Probable time conflict - Usher's Diary shows FDR going to his office at 1145 and three meetings preceed this one.

Office

STE

1:00pm

Harold L. Ickes

Office

STE

1:45pm

Henry Morgenthau, Jr. and McGill

White House Office

STE

2:00pm

Henry Morgenthau, Jr., Atty. Gen. Homer S. Cummings, Sen. Clarence C. Dill (WA), Sam T. Rayburn, James M. Landis, Herman Oliphant. (Mathews ?). Hinch . 9 - Congressional Reception

Note: This entry in the Stenographer's Diary is hard to decipher.

White House Office

STE

3:00pm

(Henry Morgenthau, Jr., Atty. Gen. Homer S. Cummings, Sen. Clarence C. Dill (WA), Sam T. Rayburn, Chair. March, James M. Landis, Herman Oliphant.)

Note: This pencil entry has the same attendees as the 1400 meeting. These both may refer to a single meeting.

White House Office

STE

4:00pm

Sen. Richard B. Russell and Jack Cohen

White House Office

STE

4:30pm

Father Coughlin

White House Office

STE

5:00pm

(Norman Davis)

Note: Usher's Diary contains a circled X above the 1750 entry. The X is later shown as indicating a meeting with Amb. Davis. The time may be in conflict.

White House Office

STE

5:50pm

Returned from Office

White House

USH

6:15pm –

6:45pm

Swimming

White House

USH

7:00pm

(dinner) ER, Household, Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Lindley, Dr. and Mrs. Thayer, Edward Roddan, Francis Stevenson, John Boettiger, Fentress Kuhn, Tracy Barnes, Mrs. Malvina T. Scheider

Note: Writing of this entry is very hard t deceipher. Some of the names may be mispelled in the description.

White House

USH

9:00pm

Congressional Reception - 1110.

Note: It is not clear what the number 1110 means. It could be or the number of people who attended the reception.

White House

USH

10:30pm

Returned to his Apartments

White House

USH

11:45pm

Retired

White House

USH

ER

In Washington, DC . Left for airport - no destination is given

USH

Houseguest

Mr. LeRoy (left 9:25)

USH

USH = White House Usher's Diary, STE = Stenographer's Diary, PC = Press Conference, TU = Tully's Appointment Diary

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