THE PRESIDENCY: The President's Week

¶A delegation of New Yorkers called on President Coolidge to ask him to speak at memorial services in Manhattan on Nov. 2, President Harding's birthday. Mr. Coolidge replied in effect: "Gentlemen, I won't say ' Yes ' or ' No.' You shall decide for me. Shall I honor President Harding by remaining in Washington and carrying on his work, or shall I speak in Manhattan?" "Stay on the job!" answered the committee.

ܝt was announced that President Coolidge favored opening all Federal hospitals to ill service men, regardless of whether their diseases were...

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