Time Table: Nov. 17, 1930

National Affairs

Nov. 14 — Seventh annual National Corn-Husking Contest; at Norton, Kans. Corn-husking record (1925): 35.8 bu. in 80 min.

Nov. 19-22—Conference on child health and protection; in Washington. Business: survey report of President Hoover's 1929 commission of experts.

Nov. 27—Thanksgiving Day.

Dec. 2, 4 (respectively)—President & Mrs. Hoover's dinner to the Cabinet and reception for the diplomatic corps; beginning the official social season at the White House.

Dec. 8-10—Meeting of the American Farm Bureau Federation; at Boston. Purpose: to bring the farmer's viewpoint to the industrial East.


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