Correspondence XI

Richard J. O'Melia Collection

  1. "McCarthy Club"

  2. Date: September 22, 1952
    From: M. Miller
    To: (?)
    Content: States that according to Carl Balsinger, McCarthy tentatively agreed to speak on behalf of Senator Kemm on October 10.
     
  3. "Western Union"

  4. Date: September 18, 1952
    From: Jack Richard
    To: Joseph McCarthy
    Content: States that McCarthy has been invited tour on behalf of the Republican Party and asks whether arrangements should be made.
     
  5. "Western Union"

  6. Date: September 30, 1952
    From: Richard J. O'Melia
    To: Senator Malone
    Contents: Asks for details concerning McCarthy's appearance on October 13, and asks that reservations be made for McCarthy and his party to fly to Missoula, Montana, on the 14 th.
     
  7. "Western Union" (two copies, one attached to "Wyoming Republican State Committee")

  8. Date: (?)
    Attachments: see "C. Andrade, III" Date: September 29, 1952; "C. Andrade, III" Date: September 30, 1952; and " C O P Y - Dick O'Melia"
    From: Richard J. O'Melia
    To: (?)
    Contents: Acknowledges having received a letter and asks that no commitments be scheduled for McCarthy before or after his speech.
     
  9. "C. Andrade, III"

  10. Date: September 29, 1952
    Attachments: see "Western Union" Date: (?); "C. Andrade, III" Date: September 30, 1952; and " C O P Y - Dick O'Melia"
    From: C. Andrade, III
    To: Richard J. O'Melia
    Contents: Explains flight arrangements for McCarthy from Lexington, Kentucky.
     
  11. "C. Andrade, III"

  12. Date: September 30, 1952
    Attachments: see "Western Union" Date: (?); "C. Andrade, III" Date: September 29, 1952; and " C O P Y - Dick O'Melia"
    From: C. Andrade, III
    To: Richard J. O'Melia
    Contents: Inquires as to the number of people who will be in Senator McCarthy's party in Tyler, Texas.
     
  13. " C O P Y - Dick O'Melia"

  14. Date: October 2, 1952
    Attachments: see "Western Union" Date: (?); "C. Andrade, III" Date: September 29, 1952; and "C. Andrade, III" Date: September 30, 1952
    From: C. Andrade
    To: Fulton Lewis, Jr.
    Contents: Announces that Joseph McCarthy will speak in Tyler Texas before the American Legion, and asks that Fulton urge people to come and see this appearance on his broadcast.
     
  15. "Western Union"

  16. Date: September 30, 1952
    From: Richard J. O'Melia
    To: James Morrow
    Contents: Asks for details concerning a planned appearance of McCarthy, and asks that no commitments be made for McCarthy either prior to or after his speech. (For response see "Western Union" Date: October 2, 1952 From: James Morrow)
     
  17. "Western Union"

  18. Date: October 2, 1952
    From: James Morrow
    To: Richard J. O'Melia
    Contents: In response to O'Melia's inquiry (see "Western Union" Date: September 30, 1952) gives the details for McCarthy's appearance in Missoula.
     
  19. "Western Union"

  20. Date: October 2, 1952
    From: A.J. Richard
    To: Richard J. O'Melia
    Contents: States that McCarthy will be in Wyoming on October 11 and 12, and states that Ewing T. Kerr should be contacted for more information.
     
  21. "Western Union"

  22. Date: September 25, 1952
    From: Ewing T. Kerr, Chairman Wyoming Republican State Committee
    To: Richard J. O'Melia
    Contents: Requests that McCarthy speak before an audience in Worland, Wyoming, on October 11 and in Fremont County on October 12. States that such a speech would aid Governor Barrett in his campaign.
     
  23. "Western Union"

  24. Date: October 1, 1952
    From: Ewing T. Kerr, Chairman Wyoming Republican State Committee
    To: Richard J. O'Melia
    Contents: Gives details concerning McCarthy's appearances in Worland and Fremont County, Wyoming.
     
  25. "Wyoming Republican State Committee"

  26. Date: September 29, 1952
    From: Ewing T. Kerr, Chairman Wyoming Republican State Committee
    To: Richard J. O'Melia
    Contents: Gives general preliminary information for the planned appearances of McCarthy in Worland and Fremont County, Wyoming.
     
  27. "In the Cody Country"

  28. Date: September 25, 1952
    From: A.J. Richard
    To: Joseph McCarthy
    Contents: Congratulates McCarthy on successfully winning his campaign for Senate, and requests that McCarthy come to Cody during October to speak on behalf of Barrett, Harrison, and Eisenhower.
     
  29. "Western Union"

  30. Date: September 20, 1952
    From: Ewing T. Kerr, Chairman Wyoming Republican State Committee
    To: McCarthy for Senate Club
    Contents: States that McCarthy is supposed to make appearances in Wyoming, and asks if he can make a third on October 13.
     
  31. "Mr. Jack Richard"

  32. Date: October 2, 1952
    From: Richard J. O'Melia
    To: Jack Richard, Park County Republican Committee
    Contents: Regretfully states that McCarthy will be unable to make an appearance in Cody, Wyoming.
     
  33. "C. Andrade, III"

  34. Date: October 4, 1952
    From: C. Andrade, III
    To: Richard J. O'Melia
    Contents: States that Adrade has arranged to be present at Tyler with Fulton Lewis Jr. on October 17 and gives some details concerning flight plans.
     
  35. "E.H. Radtke"

  36. Date: October 6, 1952
    From: E.H. Radtke
    To: Richard J. O'Melia
    Contents: Regarding final details of McCarthy's appearance in Chippewa Falls.
     
  37. "Western Union"

  38. Date: October 8, 1952
    From: Speakers Bureau Indiana Republican State Central Committee
    To: Richard J. O'Melia
    Contents: Confirms Joseph McCarthy's speaking engagement in Gary, Indiana, on October 20, and gives some final details.
     
  39. "Western Union"

  40. Date: October 8, 1952
    From: Ewing T. Kerr, Chairman Wyoming Republican State Committee
    To: Richard J. O'Melia
    Contents: Asks for McCarthy's plans as to his arrival in Wyoming.
     
  41. "Western Union"

  42. Date: October 8, 1952
    From: Richard J. O'Melia
    To: Ewing T. Kerr, Chairman Wyoming Republican State Committee
    Contents: In response to an earlier request, gives the details regarding McCarthy's arrival in Wyoming.
     
  43. "City of Hammond"

  44. Date: October 6, 1952
    From: Vernon C. Anderson, Mayor of Hammond, Indiana
    To: Richard J. O'Melia
    Contents: Confirms McCarthy's speaking engagement in Hammond on October 20, and relates arrangements that have tentatively been made for McCarthy's transportation from Austin, Indiana, and to Louisville, Kentucky.
     
  45. "October 8, 1952"

  46. Attachment: see "C. Andrade, III" Date: October 4, 1952
    Date: October 8, 1952
    From: Richard J. O'Melia
    To: C. Andrade, III
    Contents: Praises Andrade's idea to hand out books in connection with McCarthy's speech in Tyler, Texas, and states that a shipment of them should be accompanying McCarthy.
     
  47. "C. Andrade, III"

  48. Date: October 8, 1952
    Attachment: see "October 8, 1952"
    From: C. Andrade, III
    To: Richard J. O'Melia
    Contents: Suggests that McCarthy's book be distributed at the time of his speech in Tyler, Texas.
     
  49. "CC: Mr. Dick O'Melia"

  50. Date: October 9, 1952
    From: C. Andrade, III
    To: E. Constantin, Jr.
    Contents: Regarding changes in McCarthy's flight schedule to Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, and Tyler and Dallas, Texas.
     
  51. "Western Union"

  52. Date: October 9, 1952
    From: Ewing T. Kerr, Chairman Wyoming Republican State Committee
    To: Richard J. O'Melia
    Contents: Gives details concerning McCarthy's appearance in Worland, Wyoming.
     
  53. "Western Union"

  54. Date: October 9, 1952
    From: Senator George W. Malone
    To: Richard J. O'Melia
    Contents: Confirms McCarthy's reservations for his speaking appearance in Las Vegas, California, and requests a picture and biography to be published in the Las Vegas Review Journal and the Las Vegas Sun .
     
  55. "Western Union"

  56. Date: October 10, 1952
    From: M. William Deutsch, Chairman Publicity and Public Relations Republican Central Committee
    To: Joseph McCarthy
    Contents: Requests a statement concerning the text of McCarthy's speech to be given in Las Vegas.
     
  57. "Western Union"

  58. Date: October 16, 1952
    From: J. Lahroy Slusher, President, Fighting Patriots of West Texas
    To: Joseph McCarthy
    Contents: Contains a copy of a telegram from the Fighting Patriots of West Texas to Senator Eugene Milliken, which states that the Fighting Patriots of West Texas have been disappointed with Eisenhower's actions while in office.
     
  59. "Western Union"

  60. Date: October 17, 1952
    From: Doctor and Mrs. T.W. Black
    To: Joseph McCarthy
    Contents: Welcomes McCarthy to Texas.
     
  61. "Western Union"

  62. Date: October 17, 1952
    From: Mr. and Mrs. C.D. Dickerson
    To: Joseph McCarthy
    Contents: Welcomes McCarthy to Texas.
     
  63. "Western Union"

  64. Date: October 17, 1952
    From: Les McCarthy
    To: Joseph McCarthy
    Contents: Congratulates McCarthy and Fulton on their speeches.
     
  65. "Western Union"

  66. Date: October 17, 1952
    From: Hugh Beaton M.D.
    To: Joseph McCarthy
    Contents: Praises McCarthy's speech.
     
  67. "Western Union"

  68. Date: October 17, 1952
    From: Dr. and Mrs. Ernest E. Anthony
    To: Joseph McCarthy
    Contents: Welcomes McCarthy to Texas and thanks him for the work he is doing.
     
  69. "Western Union"

  70. Date: October 17, 1952
    From: Jack Porter
    To: Joseph McCarthy
    Contents: Thanks McCarthy for coming to Texas.
     
  71. "Western Union"

  72. Date: October 17, 1952
    From: Mr. and Mrs. Homer Tomlinson
    To: Joseph McCarthy
    Contents: Praises McCarthy's speech.
     
  73. "Western Union"

  74. Date: October 18, 1952
    From: Stanley Cole Hudson Engineering Corp.
    To: Joseph McCarthy
    Contents: Praises McCarthy's speech
     
  75. "Western Union"

  76. Date: October 18, 1952
    From: Jos T. Murray
    To: Joseph McCarthy
    Contents: Supports McCarthy's policies.
     
  77. "Western Union"

  78. Date: October 18, 1952
    From: Mrs. Johnny Hale
    To: Joseph McCarthy
    Contents: Praises McCarthy and his speech.
     
  79. "The Blackstone"

  80. Date: (?)
    From: Bruce Bates
    To: Joseph McCarthy
    Contents: Inquires whether McCarthy has heard recently from any of the other members of UMSB-235, and wishes him luck on his campaign.


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