The President’s Day: August 1, 1952

Friday. — (August 1, 1952) President Quirino and President Sukarno and their party enplaned for Sourabaya where they visited a naval base. They then proceeded to Djakarta, arriving late in the afternoon. In the evening, President Quirino was honored by Vice President Mohammed Hatta at a reception held in his residence.


The President’s Day: July 31, 1952

Thursday. — (July 31, 1952) At Denpasar early in the morning, President Quirino and President Sukarno watched a colorful “allegorical procession” depicting ancient Balinese rituals. President Quirino addressed a student rally during which he stated that the revival of Philippine-Indonesian ties “presage an upsurge of East Asian culture.” After his address, President Quirino visited the […]


The President’s Day: July 30, 1952

Wednesday last week. — (July 30, 1952) Today, the seventh day of President Quirino’s visit in Indonesia, President Quirino and his party went on a sightseeing trip throughout Bali island. The trip was from Denpasar on the south coast to Singaradja, the capital of Bali, on the north coast. At Singaradja, President Quirino and his […]