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October 14, 1952
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Approved For ReleeQ00/IA-RDP79-01014000100020102-0 Security Information Official Diary Tuesday, lL October 1952 25X1A9a 25X1A9a 1. Notified DCI that was prepared to brief him on his talk with General Eisenhower and will get in touch with 25X1A9a 25X1A5a1 2. Informed DCI that would like to chat with hire and 25X1A9ahe instructed to see if an appointment could be made. 3. Informed DCI of our offer to brief Undersecretary Foster and 4. Informed Mr. Whearty of ICIS why it had been necessary to send forward the summary evaluation paper and suggested that any further amendments be sent to the NSC Secretariat. He inquired what pressure we had received and I indicated that the request for the paper had come from Mr. Lovett's office. 5. DCI indicated a desire to speak with General Shortt either before or after the IAC meeting on Thursday. 6. Phoned Park Armstrong and informed him that I had, yesterday, approved in principle the consolidation of biographical services on political personalities in State, CIA to assist State in return for specialized services to be furnished CIA. I explained that this was approved in principle, and that there were many practical details to work out. Mr. Armstrong expressed his appreciation of this advance notice, which he felt would improve the morale of his staff and would also make for mutual confidence. I, of course, pointed out to Mr. Armstrong that this did not apply to economic and scientific personalities, which would continue to be exploited by CIA's O/CD. --- 7. Mr. Wisner raised the question of whether he should have some of his staff assistants stand by for the Thursday dinner, so as to brief 25X1A2gus on but I felt that this would be unnecessary since we planned only to discuss general principles on the question of high-level economic and financial intelligence. could be taken up 25X1 A2g at the Friday meeting of PRC. 25X1A9a 8. Requested to provide nie with some materials on the elementary study of Russian. I later received from him some records, but informed his office that I was primarily interested in securing (CONTINUED) Ws f an lnie, rated Approved For Release2000109/12 : CIA-RDP i e,1 ' ,I ~O~fl20ri 0 subjected to individual systamatic T0"'7!w. Approved For Relee 2000/09/12 : CIA-RDP79-010000100020102-0 SECRET Security Information Official Diary 14 October 1252 elementary readtitg knowledge and requested appropriate training aids for that purpose. 9. Attended IADs& meeting. Approved For Release 2000/09/12 : CIA-RDP79-01041A000100020102-0