Dec 29 Thursday 1932

At 3:30 p.m.conference report was called up in the House.  Hare got one hour to be apportioned to him and he gave it to Hooper[1], Underhill[2] and Knutson.  Others would have spoken also,  had not   S……?? asked so many questions which the speakers were unable to answer.  Finally Hare himself took the floor but even..

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Jan. 13, 1932, Wednesday

Conferences with Vanderburg[1] and Hawes. Lunch with Osmeña, Roxas and Alunan?[2] family who arrived last night. Hawes later came to the hotel for another conference in the evening. Called for Gloria and found Mr. Loring and Lola Loring (?) visiting Montinola.  They took her to dinner and then I escorted the two girls to the movies...

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Jan. 12, 1932, Tuesday

Montinola is much better and will be out, I think by Friday. Went to Mrs. Alicia Longworth[1] for tea to meet Roosevelt. It was a small affair but the Sec. of War and Gov. Davis were there. Dined with Osmeña and Roxas in a Chinese restaurant, then a movie. [1] Alice Lee Roosevelt Longworth  (Feb..

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January 11, 1932, Monday

Went to B[ureau of].I[nsular].A[affairs]. this a.m. and met Gov. Roosevelt. [1] He is a small wiry fellow, broad grin and an evident desire to please. Osmeña’s luncheon was held this noon at the Shoreham,  (26 covers)  and all went well. Present were (in addition to our crowd) Davies, Mrs. Davies, Gen. and Mrs.McIntyre, Miss McIntyre,..

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Sat., January 9th, 1932

Spoke with Gov. Davis[1] last night and learned he was having a conference with Hoover this a.m.  Later in the a.m. it was announced that he had resigned and Roosevelt* named in his place. Rain and snow today. Took Gloria home and dined at Guevara’s and then called on Celia Costa. We are beginning just..

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January 8, 1932, Friday

R[oxas] & O[osmeña] had an early breakfast conference with Switzer (?) today. Davies gave his luncheon in honor of Mission at the Patio of the Ritz Carlton.  Present in addition to our crowd were Sec. Hurly, Gen. Win…(?) Gen Parker[1], Sec. McIntyre, Sen. Pittman[2], Fred Harris? and Mayor Ashbridge? – all men. Davies told me..

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January 7, 1932, Thursday

Faust arrived early in the a.m. and we spent the day together. Took Gloria home in the afternoon and then rushed to dress for dinner with Sec. and Mrs. Hurley.[1] Besides the entire Mission, the others were Sen. Bingham,[2] Rep. Hare[3] and wife, Rep. Rogers[4], Owens and Kahn Kean? (last three being members from Mass,..

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January 6, 1932, Wednesday

Raining and muggy. On my feet all day – to M[ontinola], McIntyre[1] in the afternoon and shopping with Sabido. O[smeña] and R[oxas] and T[irona] spent the day in conferences. Took Gloria home and then returned to the hotel. R[oxas], S[abido], and F[ernandez] asked me to movies but I was too tired and so to bed...

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