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March 21, 1958
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Approved For Release 2001/0A-RDP76-03R000300010064-2 DIARY NOTES 25X1 A DD /S 25X1A12a 25X1A9a 25X1A9a 25X1A6a 25X1A9a 25X1 C4a 21 March 1958 1. At the Deputies' Meeting this morning: a. The Director expressed his disappointment that the National. Secur- ity Agency had found it necessary to close down its operations for lack of electrical power, and in response to his question I assured him that we would have an emergency generator in our new building which would take care of this situation; at the same time I emphasized that this generator would not be able to carry the entire load but would, I felt sure, provide for essential operations. d. raised the question of whether or not all traffic origi- nating from outlying stations and passing through should be read by the Chiefs of Station in Everyone expressed surprise at this. (Immediately after the Meeting I discussed the matter 25X1 A6a with ho assured me that this procedure was not ne- cessary unless the Chiefs of Station demanded it. He agreed to look into the situation promptly and to get in touch with Dick and work out an appro- priate instruction to the field to prevent unnecessary disclosures.) 25X1A9a 8 requested that prior to my departure for Europe I come down Approved For Release 2001/0 ~-;;PTA-RDP76-00183R000300010064-2 Approved For Release 2001/03. Ip-RDP76-00 3R000300010064-2 and spend a half hour with promised to do so. looking over his laboratory problem. I 25X1 A9a 4. General Cabell buzzed about our letter to the Bureau of the Budget in connec- tion with the "Fringe Benefits Bill" stating that he felt it damned the idea with faint praise whereas it was our intention to support it more strongly. He said he would re- turn the letter to me for a rewrite indicating our wholehearted support. Approved For Release 2001/03/30 ; CfA RDP76-00183R000300010064-2