Press Conference, April 24, 1928

August 31, 2020

Date: April 24, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) No information has come to me concerning the increase in rediscount rates, except that which I have seen in the press. That is a matter entirely for the Federal Reserve Board, a matter that I wouldn’t happen to know anything about. I haven’t made […]

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Press Conference, February 19, 1926

July 8, 2020

Date: February 19, 1926 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) So far as I have formed any opinion, it is unfavorable to the Government going into the ownership and distribution of medicinal liquors. The Tacna-Arica appeal will be decided just as soon as we can look over the papers and come to a definite […]

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Press Conference, April 14, 1925

June 2, 2020

Date: April 14, 1925 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I don’t know enough about the fishing possibilities of the Tidal Basin to make any intelligent comment on the suggestion that that Basin should be stocked with fish. I have advocated out of doors life, but whether that would be conducive to any success […]

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