Press Conference, October 2, 1925

June 16, 2020

Date: October 2, 1925 Location:Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I asked Mr. Dalton of Cleveland to make a survey of the activities of the Shipping Board and the work of the Emergency Fleet Corporation to see whether he can make any suggestions for an improvement in the service. That broadly is the whole of […]

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Press Conference, September 25, 1925

June 16, 2020

Date: September 25, 1925 Location: Washington D.C. (Original document available here) I haven’t enough technical information so that I should want to pass judgment on the proposal for making artificial pools for swimming here in the city. That may be entirely practical. One of the things I should want to be certain about was the […]

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Press Conference, May 14, 1925

June 16, 2020

Date: May 14, 1925 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I don’t know that I can add anything to what I have already indicated about the policy of leasing power at Muscle Shoals. I suggested that the opinion be taken of the Commission that is working on that. I suppose the question will be, […]

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Press Conference, May 15, 1925

June 12, 2020

Date: May 15, 1925 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) There are no developments as far as I know in relation to the settlement of debts abroad. Perhaps it would be helpful if I reiterate again that the thing to keep in mind is that there is a law of Congress which authorizes a […]

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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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