Proclamation, August 29, 1924

November 11, 2020

Purpose: To Revoke Proclamation 1693 After Conditions in Cuba Ceased to Exist Date: August 29, 1924 (Original document available here) WHEREAS, by a Proclamation of the President issued on May 2, 1924, under a Joint Resolution of Congress approved by the President on January 31, 1922, it was declared that there existed in Cuba conditions […]

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Press Conference, October 7, 1924

September 23, 2020

Date: October 7, 1924 Location: Washington, DC (Original document available here) I haven’t reached any decision on the sugar tariff. As I have indicated at previous conferences I am asking for additional information from the Tariff Commission as to the present difference in cost of production here, and especially in Cuba, and also with reference […]

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Press Conference, October 9, 1928

August 31, 2020

Date: October 9, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) So far as I know, Ambassador Houghton has not indicated that he would or would not tender his resignation, because he is a candidate for Senate in the State of New York. I haven’t seen what President Machado of Cuba may have said relative […]

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Press Conference, January 20, 1928

August 13, 2020

Date: January 20, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) There have been a number of names presented as suggestions for appointment to succeed Justice Hoehling of the District Supreme Court. There is a man named Atkin or Adkins, District Attorney Gordon, and several others – I don’t recall them all. There is nothing […]

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