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President Truman's Radio and Television Report to the American People on the Situation in Korea

President Harry S. Truman's speech was broadcast from the White House at 10 p.m. Recording was in two sections; there's a brief break where the second section begins. The speech is followed by the National Anthem, then music by the NBC orchestra, "March of the Kings." President Truman's speech is in the public domain, but music may be restricted.

An Address by President Truman to the Armed Forces of the United States throughout the world, as broadcast over the Columbia Broadcasting System, 10 P.M. EWT

President Harry S. Truman spoke at 10 p.m. from the White House. His address to the Armed Forces was broadcast over the Armed Forces Radio Service and was carried over the major networks. He spoke of the death of President Franklin D. Roosevelt and the nation's gratitude to the Armed Forces during this war time.