Woodrow Wilson tells Edgar Rickard that the Grain Corporation and the Sugar Equalization Board consult with the Superintendent of Public Buildings and Grounds and the Chief Assessor regarding temporary quarters.
Herbert Hoover asks Woodrow Wilson to sign a new Executive Order regarding wheat prices that will give the Grain Corporation discretion in decided whether the guarantee applies to to only producers, or also to sellers of wheat.
Herbert Hoover informs Woodrow Wilson that the committee on the packing industry agrees with his suggestion to eliminate the War Industries’s Price Fixing Board, and that he thinks this decision should be made public as early as possible.
Woodrow Wilson replies to Herbert Hoover saying that regardless of a potential shortage at home, wheat supplies must be sent overseas because he is confident that the American people will willingly face this sacrifice.
Herbert Hoover tells Woodrow Wilson that due to the temporary nature of employment with the Food and Fuel Adminsitrations, they are having difficulty filling positions and operating efficiently due to civil service requirements.
Herbert Hoover asks for Wilson’s approval to appoint Joseph Cotton as the head of the Food Administration’s meat division and WVS Thorne as the head of distribution of Allied, Army, and Navy foodstuffs.