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July 7, 1952
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Approved For Release, (J00/09/12 : CIA-RDP79-01041A000100020183-1 ~'~",JCl..1RIM1 Security Information Official Diary Monday, 7 July 1952 1. Mentioned at the Deputies' meeting that Henry Byroade of State would be receptive to an invitation to visit CIA. The Director indicated that Frank Wisner and I might well give him a luncheon and Frank 25X1A9a suggested that we add I undertook to make arrangements. 2. Mr. Wisner referred to a special report on the situation 25X1A9a6 in Surinam which had been obtained by one of people at the request of Mr. Dulles. At the meeting I spoke to Mr. Wisner and requested Agency. This question arose merely because this general report was, apparently, intended for the White House. Mr. Wisner agreed. Mr. Wisner and suggested that have a chat with 25X1A9a so as to make clear the handling of intelligence reports gong outside the 25X1A9a that he give O/CI a chance to look over the report, since it appeared to be in the nature of a current intelligence Judgment, and later oke with 3. Attended ADs' meeting and undertook to introduce Gen. Partridge at the Orientation Course on Wednesday, 25X1A9a 1. Spoke to Gen. Partridge and Gen. Weckerling respecting JCS 1953/11. Both seemed upset about releasing a JCS paper which had not been passed on by the JCS, but Partridge suggested that we get it from the Office of the Chief of Staff of the qty, in the form of a memorandum from that office which was identical with the JCS paper. Accordingly, I called Gen. Oakes, Sec. of the General Staff, and told him that if he could not clear dissemination with us I desired to speak with Gen. Bull. 5. Spoke with Gen. Partridge as to the IAC designee for the summary evaluation of the vulnerability study. Partridge indicated that an air officer had been decided upon and I spoke with Ackerman on this. Later was informed by Ackerman that Gen. Samford, upon his return, had indicated a desire to sit on the senior committee. So advised of 0/NE, and also suggested that they get in touch directly with Col. Porter and a representative on the working level committee. 6. Upon receipt of instructions from DCI, cancelled a pro- jected meeting with Gen. Weckerling and Fisher Howe respecting intelli- gence support to Also drafted letter and cable to accomplishing, I hope, a graceful withdrawal from this situation. Later spoke with Approved For Release 2000/04rfyi:,Ydri orl~60?! (CONTINUED) 9-01041f Q QNt20Il3S t1of an integrated file. If separated from the file It must be subjected to individual systematic review. Approved For Release. 2000/09/12: CIA-RDP79-01041A000AW020183-1 VW IQR SECRET Security Informal ion Official Diary 7 July 1952 apparently is being sent to field duty and I explained that there was nothing that we could do in such a situation. who had been in Moscow and whom @CI was desirous o 7. of PSB spoke to me about 8. Had Frank Shackelford, Counselor to the Army Department, for luncheon and later discussed with him his requirements for a replace- ment for himself and two or three of his deputies. I undertook to speak to about this and later mentioned it to who will 25X1A9a contact me. 9. Arranged to have luncheon with Rowland Kirks, Alien Property Custodian, on Thursday. 25X1A9a 10. At the request of set up a meeting with Kingman Douglass at 4:3O Thursday afternoon, at which time we shall discuss pending operations. 11. Read the Brownell Committee Report. 25X1A9a 13. informed me that he wished me to see a special report, which was later brought up by of 0/SO. 25X1A9a Said report related to Spain. 14. Gen. Roberts phoned and said that there was a Major Michael Hansinger recently back from Tehran who had some operational 25X1A9a ideas that he wished to pass on to an appropriate person. I arranged with to have him interviewed by - and referred him 25X1A9a 25X1A9a to when he phoned. 25X1X7 25X1A9a 15. Mentioned to Mr. Wisner that I tentatively plan to send Mr. Amory to the conference. Also informed Mr. Wisner of the revised plans with respect to intelligence support for (CONTINUED) _' SECRET Security InformMion Approved For Release 2000/09/12 : CIA-RDP79-01041A000100020183-1 Approved For Relea 000/09/12 : CIA-RDP79-01041A0001QO20183-1 Nlipr- '1'Q SECRET Official Diary 7 July 1952 25X1A9a 16. Discussed with the organization and personnel of the Office of DOE. "I*t" SECRET Security Informatjn, Approved For Release 2000/09/12 : CIA-RDP79-01041A000100020183-1