Went with Stephen [previous word struck through] Cushman to
see Sec. of Navy Moody, who referred
us to Capt. McRea - who assured us that
there was no reason why Darrell should
not be assigned to the cruiser "Tacoma"
Afterwards went with Stephen Birch to
see Commander Winslow - attache to
President. who said Darrell would be
assigned to the "Tacoma" - and given all
the work he could do. Birch brought a
letter to Winslow from the Havemyer boys
- whose brotherinlaw Winslow is.
Dinner tonight at Raleigh with Judge
Johnson, Capt. Jarvis, Lt. Bertholf and
Walter E. Clark, newspaper correspondent.
Later took Debbie to the National Theater
to see the "Marriage of Kitty".