Press Conference, May 8, 1928

August 26, 2020

Date: May 8, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I haven’t any information about any proposal to purchase the U. S. Lines of shipping. That would be made of course to the Shipping Board. You will have to apply there for any information concerning it. I don’t know very much about the disagreement […]

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Press Conference, July 20, 1928

August 25, 2020

Date: July 20, 1928 Location: Superior, WI (Original document available here) I had learned from Secretary Kellogg that various governments interested in the proposed treaties were considering meeting in Europe, so that they might all be signed at the same time. I think the suggestion has been made that such a conference would be held […]

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Press Conference, January 25, 1924

August 21, 2020

Date: January 25, 1924 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) Here is an inquiry about some Cabinet meetings in 1921 and 1922. I don’t recall that the proposal to make the lease of oil lands was ever discussed in the Cabinet, before I became President. I don’t say that it wasn’t. But I don’t […]

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Press Conference, October 19, 1923

August 13, 2020

Date: October 19, 1923 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) Here is a very interesting suggestion that a box has been set aside at the Princeton-Navy Football Game, on Saturday, October 27th, for me and my party, and an inquiry as to whether I expect to go. I am sorry that I can’t go. […]

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Press Conference, October 18, 1927

August 13, 2020

Date: October 18, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) The Treasury hasn’t submitted yet any figures or any estimates relative to the expected surplus for next year. That would be ascertained by a combination of effort on the part of the Treasury, showing what receipts were to be expected, with the Bureau of […]

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