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March 2, 1953
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Approved For Rese 20UUMS WIFT 011 AOOO1OOO4O169-5 erurity Information Official Diary Monday, 2 March 1953 1. Made arrangements for preparation of briefing notes for the Director to use at the NSC on Wednesda;. 25X1X7 2. In the light of the foregoing, cancelled attendance at plenary session of conference at NSA and requested that 25X9A6 deliver a few words of personal greeting from DCI as Chairman of USCI13. 25X1A9a 3. suggested that I brief the NSC Senior Staff on the Iranian situation and I later attended the meeting for this pu pose. 25X1A9a Following the NSC meeting I reported on this situation to 4. Phoned and asked for an investigation of reports that Chinese Nationalist groups were crossing the border into Germany from training schools in Yunan. I was not aware of Li Mils units being in Yunan. I later received a memorandum on this that was not entirely satisfactory. 25X1A9a 5. Reviewed with aid Mr. rmory the NSC policy paper on South America. 25X1A informed by Mr. Leber that both of these conditions could be met. 8. Mr. Reber inquired whethe r or not the training office audito rium could be used for the intelligence briefing, since it was large enough to permit a single seesion. I approved this, subject to the understanding that this auditorium could be treated as a closed area for the purpose of the briefing and that suitable graphics could be made available. I was later 6. Francis O'Connell in the office of Anna Rosenberg (really her current replacement) phoned to express concern of the Defense Department respecting a forthcoming NLRB election of American Cable & Radio Corp. One of the three contending units in this election will be American Com- munications Association, which is a "fellow traveler" organization. State was attempting to have the date of the election put off and might take some action respecting it since American Cable & Radio leases communication lines to the Navy. Mr. O'Connell thought that CTA might also have an interest. i suggested to him that this matter was of primary concern for action to the FBI and recommended that he pass this information to the FBI-Defense liaison. I informed Mr. O'Connell that I would pass the information to the CIA liaison, and I later phoned _ and gave him the above facts. 10 +Clkl 7. Mr. Pforzheimer phoned and informed me that the first taage of material was going forth to the McCarthy Committee via EDAC and that such material was unclassified. He also informed me that Mr. Stassen waking a public statement respecting cooperation with the Committee. I later ascer- tained that in the course of this statement Mr. Stassen announced the appoint- ment of General Donovan as advisor to MSA for East-nest trade. 25X1A (cont'd) Aft :)L' . ZE-f Liu document is part of an integrated 1110. It separated t e it ust be Approved For Release 2OOOTh Y 9lnf 'WQRDP79-O1 tA0s( 1+Gks rd rp-f v. State Dept. declassification & release instructions on file Approved For ReL se 2000 E DP79-0190 A0001 00040169-5 Security Information 9. Phoned Generals Samford and Partridge to thank them for the help they had given us on the Iranian situation on Sunday. I was unable to get Partridge but spoke to him on Tuesday. 25X1A9a 25X1A9a 10. Phoned respecting certain reports handed to me 25X1A9a 25X1A9a by Mr. Dulles. U on being assured by that his arrangements with were such that he was passing such material to I returned the reports to also mentioned, with respect to a matter that had been handled by that Senator "C" needed a pat on the back. 25X1A9a 25X1A9a 25X1A9a 11. Received a phone call from of Budget, requesting a brief- ing on the allocation of research responsibility among the various I}4C a='encies. Upon the understanding that this request related exclusively to overt Intelligence research, and that -would deal directly with the 25X1A9a other intelligence agencies, I agreed to appear at a meeting in office on Thursday. Later informed and he concurred in my posi- 25X1A9a tion. 25X1A9a 25X1A9a ~cr CRET Approved For Release 2000/0 ecurit: -RPP79-01041A000100040169-5