Press Conference, May 22, 1925

June 12, 2020

Date: May 22, 1925 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) There aren’t any reports that come from me or from Ambassador Herrick to the effect that he is planning to retire, so I think that report is without foundation. General Pershing is going on the Commission to take the plebiscite in the Tacan-Arica Boundary […]

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Press Conference, August 21, 1923

June 12, 2020

Date: August 21, 1923 Location: Washington D.C. (Original document available here) I have a number of interesting inquires here and one of the first is relative to the reports of observers returning from Europe, whether they point to the necessity of any change in the American attitude toward European affairs. So far as I get […]

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Press Conference, September 30, 1924

June 10, 2020

Date: September 30, 1924 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) Assistant Attorney General Ottinger has tendered his resignation, which I have told him I should accept to take effect the first of October. I haven’t done anything more about an appointment to the Federal Trade Commission, the vacancy occurring by reason of the expiration […]

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Press Conference, January 30th, 1925

May 28, 2020

Date: January 30th, 1925 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) There has been so much discussion already about party regularity and as to who ought to take part in the choice of election of the party officers that I don’t think I can add anything to it. I suppose that if our party has […]

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Press Conference, January 16th, 1925

May 28, 2020

Date: January 16th, 1925 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I haven’t appointed the three members of the commission to represent the United States at the celebration of the 150th anniversary of the Lexington-Concord Battle. That came to my desk two or three days ago. I have sent for Mr. Luce, Representative Luce, of […]

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