Speeches VI

Richard J. O'Melia Collection

  1. "(?)"
    Date: (?)
    Speaker: Chairman of the United States Senate Investigating Committee
    Audience: (?)
    Content: "I am compelled by the facts to say to you that Mr. Edward R. Murrow, as far back as twenty-one years ago, was engaged in propaganda for Communist causes, and an organization of which he was Assistant Director and for months acting director was chosen to act as representative by a Soviet agency to do the work which would normally be done by the Russian secret police." Four drafts in various stages.{6 PP}

  2. Invitations to Speak -- (With Definite Dates)
    Date: (?)
    Speaker:
    Audience: various organizations
    Content: Dates from September 30 to November 1 with speaker names and locations or organizations at which to speak. Many corrections and cross-out made with pencil. {2 PP}

  3. Indefinitely Dated Invitations to Speak in Wisconsin
    Date: (?)
    Speaker:
    Audience: various organizations
    Content: Various locations with time proposals and organization names. Pencil markings throughout. The word "No" written next to most locations. {5 PP}

  4. Invitations to Speak Outside Wisconsin
    Date: (?)
    Speaker:
    Audience: various organizations
    Content: Various locations in eight states. Pencil markings throughout. {2 PP}

  5. Itinerary
    Date: (?)
    Speaker:
    Audience: various organizations
    Content: Itinerary of dates and locations for speeches throughout Midwest region. {2 PP}

  6. Speaking invitations that are in the Milwaukee Office
    Date: various
    Speaker: (?)
    Audience: 250 to 35000 people
    Content: Chart including Date, Place, Organization, Audience, Per, and Substitute Acceptable of various invitations to speak.{2 PP}

  7. Invitations to Speak -- (With Definite Dates)
    Date: various
    Speaker: various
    Audience: various organizations
    Content: Itinerary of dates and locations for speeches. {8 PP}

  8. "Some Notes on Harold J. Laski and Laski's Defenders and Admirers, Murrow and Rev. Hartnett, SJ. Editor of 'America'"
    Date: April 8, 1954
    Speaker: Harold, J. Laski, Rev. Murrow, Eisenhower
    Audience: (?)
    Content: Excerpts from various speakers about Harold J. Laski. Attached is an article by a Franciscan priest of Polish extraction. [2 PP]

  9. "Picture Waves, Inc. Television Station WTVN 753 Harmon Street Columbus, Ohio"
    Date: November 4, 1952 [notarized]
    Content: "In account with McCarthy Dinner Committee for account of Senator McCarthy Speech"
    30 min. program from 12:00 to 12:30, at the gross time charge of $ 210.00.

  10. "Texas State Network"
    Date not given.
    Content: "Clearance for Senator Joseph McCarthy and Fulton Lewis, Jr.; Stations carrying live, 8:30 to 9:30 p.m.
    List stations in Texas, New Mexico, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Arkansas.
    Note: handwitten notes on sheet.

  11. "Not for Publication"
    Date: October 3, 1952 and October 8, 1952
    Author: Richard J. O'Melia
    Content: Itinerary Sen. McCarthy
    "October 3 - guest aboard Eisenhower Train..."
    [Revised] October 8. "October 8 - Kansas City, Mo. 8 p.m. (radio and TV coverage) for Senator Kem - arranged through his office in K.C.[Kansas City]"
    Note: handwritten notes on October 3 itinerary


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