Press Conference, January 31, 1928

August 27, 2020

Date: January 31, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I haven’t any information about the definition of the term “dividend” in the revenue bill as it passed the House. I could only say generally that if the definition is agreeable to the Treasury Department, I should expect it would be agreeable to me. […]

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Press Conference, January 27, 1928

August 27, 2020

Date: January 27, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I don’t recall any resignation of Walter S. present United States District Attorney of New Jersey. Do you remember anything of that kind? Mr. Sanders: No sir. Nothing came here. It may have gone to the Attorney General. President: So all I can say […]

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Press Conference, January 24, 1928

August 27, 2020

Date: January 24, 1928 Location: Washington D.C. (Original document available here) My position relative to the Navy was all set out in my message to the Congress. I don’t know of anything I can add to what I said there. I have commented so many times about the statements that always appear at this season […]

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Press Conference, November 20, 1928

August 27, 2020

Date: November 20, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) Mr. J. W. McIntosh, the Comptroller of the Currency, has tendered me his resignation. It has not yet been accepted, but I expect to accept it very shortly, he has been a very efficient officer and I am sorry to lose his services. The […]

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Press Conference, November 23, 1928

August 27, 2020

Date: November 23, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I haven’t seen what the State Department may have said in their comment on the Cumberland report on Nicaragua. I did notice from a hasty glance at the report that there was some suggestion in it of some supervision of the finances of Nicaragua […]

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