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April 28, 1953
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Approved For Release 2001/Qp*.14f1P76-0013R000100090003-3 25X1A ADD A 25X1A9a 25X1A9a 25X1A9a 25X1A9a 25X1A DIARY NOTES 28 April 1953 1. and Shef Edwards advised me that they were studying the Presidents oos recent order on security and would give us a full briefing as soon as they could finish their analyses. 2. Arranged for a switch to be installed in General Cabell's Office so that he can hear his telephone when he is working alone. 25X1A9a 3. Also instructed to insure that outside calls to the Offices of the Director, Deputy Direc r, Deputy Director (Plans), Deputy Director (In- telligence), and Deputy Director (Administration) were switched to the Watch 25X1A9a Officer when they were not answered. 25X1 A9a t,.. After telephone calls from and. con- 25X1 A9a cerning space for their Laboratory, met with and Instructed them to attempt to extend the lease on the Rosslyn property for one more year with a thirty-day option to terminate. 5. advises that General Cabell wants to push the Army and in- sist that they order back for an interview. General Cabell wants to call the Pentagon himself but will consult with General Morris and get all of the details before doing so. I have alerted General Morris. 6. Mr. Pforzheimer telephoned to say that we had received a form letter from Senator Styles Bridges requesting a report on all office space occupied other than that obtained through the General Services Admin- istration. I told Mr. Pforzheimer to coordinate this with the Logistics Office but that it appeared to me that our letter should merely say that our space was being reported by the General Services Administration. 25X1 A9a 7. Matt Baird was in to say that the information which he and had given to me yesterday concerning air conditioning for the Recreation and Services Building was incorrect. He stated that there were actually thirty- one rooms for which there would be no air conditioning units installed and that outside rooms had not been provided for at all. He believed that it might be impossible to use some of these rooms this summer unless we got them air con- ditioned and I reassured him of our interest in solving this problem but told him that I frankly saw no way to do it unless Mr. Dulles could get permission to spend more money for this purpose. it 3,r Iormafinn Approved For Release 2001/03/30 : CIA-RDP76-00183R000100090003-3 Approved For Release 2001/03/30 : CIA-RDP76-00183R000100090003-3 , _ . 25X1A2d1 M/A: Tuesday, 28 April 1953 1. DD/A approved administrative plan for 10 Division Subsidy Project (ER-3-9580 - Hand carried by PAPS.) 25X1A9a 25X1X7 25X1 C4c 25X1A9a 5. DD/A approved of nominees selected to attend the Strategic Intelligence C-U-1 Thdividuals selected to attend the May class are: Only two app c ions for the August class were received; OTR will reannounce this class. (ER-3-9504 - 25X1A9a Original forwarded to Director of Training.) 6, DD/A noted commendation in behalf of Mr. Meloon in connection with his work as Vice Chairman of the 1953 Red Cross Campaign. (ER-3-9163 - For- warded to AD/Personnel) 7, DD/A approved Promotion of Deputy Chief of 25X1A9a Security, from GS-16 to GS 17. (Standard Form 52 to for forwarding 25X1 A9a to AD/Personnel.) SADDA 25X1A 25X1A9a 1. Forwarded to for his information a memorandum for the DD/A from the Inspector General requesting that Regulation No.~ TESTING, be 25X1A withdrawn at this tine. will look into this and, if he feels it 25X1A9a should be published, he w~ ring the matter to the attention of the ADD/A. (ER-3-9198) 2. Forwarded to OGC for recommendations and/or comments the paper regarding the disbursement claim by Requested that this paper be returned by 1 May 1953. (ER-3-957 1 an Er-3-91' 25X1A9a Approved For Release 2001/03/30 ::GIA-RDP76-00183R000100090003-3 Approved For Release 2001/03/3Q : IDP76-001& R000100090003-3 25X1A ADDA: 1. Returned to the Chief, General Services Office, via the Regulations Control Staff, their proposed Notice No. STANDARDIZATION OF FILING SUPPLIES) with the following note: "I think that the objective of standard- izing filing supplies is a good one. However, acceptance of this principle by Agency offices affected cannot be taken for granted. Since we are trying to introduce the concept of a good Records Management Program, it should not be associated with any impression that changes are being made arbitrarily without advance discussion. Changes are always more palatable when those af- fected have been consulted. Before publishing the proposed Notice, I believe you should get concurrences from principal using offices." (ER-3-9598A) 2. In a memorandum to the Chief of Operations, Office of the Deputy Director (Plans), the ADD/A acknowledged receipt of his memorandum of 24 April 1953 on the subject of "Facilities for Handling Mental Cases" and stated that the Director of Security, in consultation with the Chief, Medical Staff, had been directed to undertake an immediate study of the problem and submit re- commendations. (ER-3-9495A) 3. In a memorandum addressed to the Comptroller, the Assistant Director (Personnel), Director of Security, Chief, Logistics Office, and Chief, General Services Office, the ADD/A requested them to nominate at least one individual from their respective offices for attendance at one or more of the following schools: Army War College, Naval War College, Air War College. Nominations were requested to be submitted to the Office of the DD/A not later than 6 May. (ER-3-9546) 25X1A9a 4. The ADD/A. approved of a travel order for Mr. James A. Garrison, Chief, Logistics Office, and Chief, Supply Division, Logistics Office, in connection with their proposed trip to Europe and the Near East on or about 14 May 1953 for the purpose of providing/Setter understanding between Headquarters and European personnel for effective logistics support, and to assist in the expeditious establishment of the Supply Base. (ER-3-9641) 25X1A6a Approved For Release 2001/03/30 : - DP76-00183R000100090003-3