Recd. telegram from Walter Christian
Tacoma saying Debbie all right
& later one from her to same effect &
saying: "Am well and proud of you
fight to a finish."
Louis Shackleford did not get to
see Blackburn - looks bad - but
may be Judge Turner can do some
thing with him. Nothing much
today - but much on Monday.
Called on Jarvis & wife at Shoreham &
Dr. & Mrs. Whitehead at Riggs. Walter
E Clarke & Louis P. Shackleford present.
Also Major Richardson. Tonight E.
B. Smith, reporter for the Post came to
see me. He told me two or three weeks
ago that Col. Phil Thompson of Ky.
had long been a lobbyist & controlled
Senator Blackburns vote - through
his unreasoning friendship & trust
& now tells me that Gov. Murphy