Press Conference, September 20, 1927

August 27, 2020

Date: September 20, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) THE PRESIDENT: I suppose you are all members of the Press Club the same as I am. I want to say that I enjoyed the opening of the theatre very much last evening. We have a very beautiful building on that corner. Perhaps I […]

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Press Conference, April 17, 1928

August 27, 2020

Date: April 17, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) The national head of the Disabled Veterans and Senator Phipps and Senator Waterman came in yesterday to invite me to attend the convention of the – the national convention of that organization, to be held in Denver, I think, on the 23rd of June, […]

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Press Conference, November 18, 1927

August 24, 2020

Date: November 18, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I did not discuss with the Secretary of War in any extensive way the waterway meeting at St. Louis. I asked him if it appeared to be a successful meeting and he expressed himself as in general pleased with the results of the meeting. […]

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Press Conference, November 1, 1927

August 21, 2020

Date: November 1, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I am advised that Commissioner Hall is contemplating resigning from the Interstate Commerce Commission, but no time has been set for his retirement, nor has he definitely resigned. He has expressed a desire to retire. Senator Curtis was speaking to me yesterday about some […]

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Press Conference, April 3, 1928

August 20, 2020

Date: April 3, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) There doesn’t seem to be very much change in the condition of mother Goodhue. While she is gradually growing weaker, her heart action seems to keep up wonderfully well. No final decision has been made yet for a successor to Judge Gordon to fill […]

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