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How would you interpret this phrase “arriving as indicated” in parentheses? The subcommittee of the Committee on Un-American Activities met in a public session, pursuant to notice, at 9:35 a.m. in room 226, Old House Office Building, Hon. John S. Wood (chairman) presiding. Committee members present: Representatives John S. Wood (chairman), Francis E. Walter, John McSweeney, Richard M. Nixon (arriving as indicated) and Harold H. Velde. Staff members present: Frank L. Ravenner, counsel; Melvin C. Myers, chief investigator. How would you interpret this phrase “arriving as indicated” in parentheses? Thanks. And this excerpt is taken from The Lacuna by Kingsolver.HEARINGS REGARDING COMMUNIST INFILTRATION OF THE UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT AND EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS UNITED STATES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, SPECIAL SUBCOMMITTEE OF THE COMMITTEE ON UN-AMERICAN ACTIVITIES PUBLIC HEARING, TUESDAY, MARCH 7, 1950 TRANSCRIPT: UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE COMMITTEE ON UN-AMERICAN ACTIVITIES, UNITED STATES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES: JOHN S. WOOD, Georgia, Chairman; FRANCIS E. WALTER, Pennsylvania; RICHARD M. NIXON, California; BURR P. HARRISON, Virginia; FRANCIS CASE, South Dakota; JOHN MCSWEENEY, Ohio; HAROLD H. VELDE, Illinois; MORGAN M. MOULDER, Missouri; BERNARD W. KEARNEY, New York FRANK L. RAVENNER, COUNSEL MELVIN C. MYERS, SENIOR INVESTIGATORThe added part precedes the first passage.
Jul 9, 2015 1:40 AM
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I suspect it means that Nixon was not present for the entire meeting but arrived at a particular time that was indicated in the full minutes of the meeting.
July 9, 2015
I agree with Susan
July 9, 2015
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