The situation with regard to the Far Eastern General has become a political one.
MacArthur has made himself a center of controversy, publicly and privately. He has always been a controversial figure.
He has had two wives - one a social light he married at 42, the other a Tennessee girl he mar...
The Lord Mayor of London is supposed to call on me today.
He didn't show up!
I find that he is in Ottawa Canada and that his call is to take place on Sept. 16th!
Well, it is hell when things at the top get balled up.
3:30 General Vandenburg reports to me that an atomic explosion has taken place in the neighborhood of Lake Balkal in Siberia. Not good news. This is explosion No. 2.
Go over to the White House with Bess, Margie and Roy Lakin? It looks as if some progress is being made.
Went to Griffith Stadium to help celebrate the 50th anniversary of the American League.
Sat by the Chief Justice and his son James on my right and Clark Griffith on my left.
Washington lost 4 to 0, to New York.
Mr. Griffith said if Mrs. T. had been present the Senators would have won. I agreed.
I see the Chief Justice and Sam Rayburn. Barkley in hospital but I talk with him on phone.
The situation in Far East is discussed but I do not disclose my intentions., Sunday, April 8, 1951
98th Day 2nd Sunday after Easter 267 Days to come
I see the Chief Justice and saw Ra...