Press Conference, May 4, 1928

August 24, 2020

Date: May 4, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I haven’t had a chance to talk with Colonel Starling very much since he came back from his visit to Swanannoa. About the only thing I got from him was that it seemed to be a very fine place and he thought it could […]

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Press Conference, October 4, 1927

August 13, 2020

Date: October 4, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) There are no appointments to he announced, either in the District Judgeship of Northern California, or Court of Domestic Relations in Hawaii, or in the District Attorneyship at Detroit. I haven’t made any study of the suggestion of Mr. Hurley, formerly of the Shipping […]

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Press Conference, March 2 1926

July 8, 2020

Date: March 2 1926 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I have a number of questions this morning about the details of legislation. I made a public statement of my position in relation to legislation in my message to Congress, and if you want to know about my position on legislative matters I can’t […]

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Press Conference, August 25, 1925

June 17, 2020

Date: August 25, 1925 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I don’t know whether I can get down to Plymouth or not. I wanted to get down there, but it is doubtful whether I can make it with all the things that are coming up here and the engagements that I have to confer […]

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Press Conference, October 13, 1925

June 16, 2020

Date: October 13, 1925 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I haven’t given any particular consideration to the filling of the vacancy on the Shipping Board that will occur when Commissioner Thompson retires. I think I have had one or two letters from Senator – it seems as though Senator Harrison wrote in suggesting […]

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