Proclamation, July 24, 1926

April 23, 2021

Purpose: Designation of a Parcel of Land in Hawaii for a Lighthouse Date: July 24, 1926 (Original document available here) WHEREAS, by joint resolution “to provide for annexing the Hawaiian Islands to the United States,” approved July 7, 1898, cession by the government of the Republic of Hawaii to the United States of America, of all rights […]

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Press Conference, March 14, 1924

January 29, 2021

Date: March 14, 1924 Location: Washington, DC (Original document available here) Here is a suggestion that I discuss the appeal of the United States Sugar Association from the ruling of the Tariff Commission excluding the Philippine Islands from thepending investigation into the tariff on sugar. That is a matter about which I don’t happen to have any […]

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Press Conference, October 9, 1925

September 22, 2020

Date: October 9, 1925 Location: Washington, DC (Original document available here) I haven’t any information about the proposed consolidations, I think that is what is referred to here, in the baking companies or the bread industry, other than what I happened to see in the press, so I am not qualified to express any opinion […]

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Press Conference, December 9, 1927

August 27, 2020

Date: December 9, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I have every reason to suppose that any report that Ambassador Morrow is undertaking to arrange a meeting between the President of Mexico and myself is without the slightest foundation. Such comment as I care to make at this time relative to rivers and […]

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