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Wendell H. Ford speeches, 1971

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75M9 Wendell H. Ford speeches, 1971-1975 75M9 Finding aid prepared by Julie Williams University of Kentucky Special Collections Special Collections Margaret I. King Building, North Lexington, KY, 40506-0039 (859) 257-8611 SCLREF@LSV.UKY.EDU 2012 March 13 This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-07-30T13:51-0400 Description is in English. Describing Archives: A Content Standard Wendell H. Ford speeches 75M9 University of Kentucky Special Collections 3.15 Cubic feet 7 boxes 1971-1975 Ford, Wendell H., 1924- Conditions Governing Access note Collection is open to researchers by appointment. Conditions Governing Use note The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections. Biographical note Kentucky governor and U.S. senator, Wendell H. Ford is a native of Daviess county, Kentucky, and attended the University of Kentucky and the Maryland School of Insurance. After returning from service in the Army during World War II, he joined his family's insurance firm in Owensboro, Kentucky. He served as chief administrative assistant to Governor Bert T. Combs and was elected as Democratic state senator in 1965. In 1967, he was elected lieutenant governor to serve with Republican governor Louie B. Nunn. In 1971, he was elected governor and three years later he successfully challenged the Republican incumbent to win election to the United States Senate. He was reelected in 1980. Scope and Contents note This collection comprises speeches made by Wendell Ford while he served as governor of Kentucky from 1971 to 1975. Organized chronologically, the speeches consist of official speeches made in Ford's capacity as governor of Kentucky and campaign speeches made during his Senatorial campaign. The official speeches include messages to the 1972 and 1974 sessions of Kentucky's General Assembly, statements on such national events as the resignations of Spiro Agnew and Richard Nixon, and remarks on such occasions as the annual Christmas tree lighting in Frankfort and the Fulton, Ky. Banana Festival. Preferred Citation note 75M9: [identification of item], Wendell H. Ford speeches, 1971-1975, University of Kentucky Special Collections. Arrangement note Collection is arranged chronologically. Custodial History note Ford, Wendell H. Gift, November, 1975. Agnew, Spiro T., 1918-1996 Cook, Marlow W., (Marlow Webster), 1926- Democratic Party (Ky.). Kentucky. General Assembly. Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 United States. Congress. Senate. Kentucky--Politics and government--1951- Political campaigns--Kentucky Speeches, addresses, etc., American--Kentucky. The Inaugural Address 1 1 1971 December 7 Lowry, Mrs. C.C. (Betty): Honorary Chairman - First Woman ever 1 2 1971 December 8 Picture Hanging - Jenny Wiley State Park 1 3 1971 December 10 Christmas Tree Lighting 1 4 1971 December 11 Pre-Legislative Conference 1 5 1971 December 13 Owensboro Speech 1 6 1971 December 15 Statement Regarding Patronage 1 7 1971 December 18 Governor's Message to General Assembly 1 8 1972 January 4 Strip Miners 1 9 1972 January 4 Bowling Green - Warren County Chamber of Commerce 1 10 1972 January 7 Kentucky Chamber of Commerce 1 11 1972 January 12 Louisville Area Chamber of Commerce - Congressional Forum 1 12 1972 January 14 Madisonville Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner 1 13 1972 January 15 Louisville area Chamber of Commerce Luncheon: Installation of Wilson Wyatt, Sr. 1 14 1972 January 17 Jobs for Veterans Program 1 15 1972 January 18 Kentucky Council for Cooperation Luncheon 1 16 1972 January 20 Statement from the Office of the Governor regarding Mr. Cooper's Senate seat 1 17 1972 January 21 Kentucky Press Association 1 18 1972 January 22 Jefferson County Grant 1 19 1972 January 25 Unnamed Speech 1 20 1972 January 26 Welcoming Senator Edmund Muskie 1 21 1972 January 26 Explo' 72 1 22 1972 January 26 Budget Message 1 23 1972 February 3 United Auto Workers Council (Indianapolis, Indiana) 1 24 1972 February 6 Dedication of Florida Title Company Expansion 1 25 1972 February 7 Annual Report to the Governor by Boy Scouts of America 1 26 1972 February 9 Statement for Immediate Release regarding violations by 3 domestic life insurance companies 1 27 1972 February 16 Signing Consumer Protection Bill 1 28 1972 February 17 Statements regarding a Severance tax on Coal 1 29 1972 February 18 and 21 Kentucky State Police Cadet Class No. 44 1 30 1972 February 25 Statement regarding news report over WHAS Television relating to House Bill 236 1 31 1972 March 9 Statement regarding Budget 1 32 1972 March 15 Statement regarding narcotic smuggling at the Kentucky State Penitentiary 1 33 1972 March 17 Statement regarding the creation of a Kentucky Office of Minority Business Enterprise 1 34 1972 March 17 Statement regarding House Bill 294 1 35 1972 March 20 Kentucky Highway Conference 1 36 1972 March 20 Frankfort - Franklin County Chamber of Commerce 1 37 1972 March 23 Statement regarding Wild Rivers Bill 1 38 1972 March 23 Statement regarding Utilities 1 39 1972 March 27 Supervisory Personnel of State Police 1 40 1972 March 27 Statement (on John) 1 41 1972 March 30 Statement regarding One year Residency Requirement 1 42 1972 March 30 Crime Commission Grants 1 43 1972 April 12 Tom Ewell's Employment 1 44 1972 April 12 Highway Bridge - Markland Dam 1 45 1972 April 12 Kentucky Education Association 1 46 1972 April 14 Travel Conference 1 47 1972 April 14 Civitan Club 1 48 1972 April 15 I.U.E. District Conference 1 49 1972 April 15 Kentucky Federation of Women's Club 1 50 1972 April 18 Groundbreaking - Tremco Manufacturing Company 1 51 1972 April 18 Thoroughbred Club of America 1 52 1972 April 19 Statement from the Office of the Governor regarding Inland Water Traffic 1 53 1972 April 24 Lexington Kiwanis Club 1 54 1972 April 25 Executives Club 1 55 1972 April 29 NAIC 1 56 1972 May 8 Industry Luncheon Chemical Bank 1 57 1972 May 9 The Kentucky Society 1 58 1972 May 9 Council of State Governments - Legislative Workshop on Criminal Justice, Atlanta, GA. 1 59 1972 May 11 Kentucky Broadcasters Association 1 60 1972 May 12 Kentucky Wesleyan College 1 61 1972 May 13 Tribute to J.A. Goldfarb 1 62 1972 May 15 Industry Appreciation Luncheon 1 63 1972 May 18 Kentuckiana Junior Achievement Banquet 1 64 1972 May 18 Gobbler's Knob Kentucky Dam Village State Park 1 65 1972 May 19 Traffic Safety Press Conferences 1 66 1972 May 22 Cooperative Office Practice Program Luncheon, Franklin County High School 1 67 1972 May 25 Livermore High School Alumni Association 1 68 1972 May 27 Post White House Conference on Aging 1 69 1972 May 30 Interlake Incorporated 1 70 1972 May 31 Speech on further education at a high school commencement 1 71 1972 June 1 Special Session 1 72 1972 June 8 Governor's Press Conference regarding Governors' Conference in Houston 1 73 1972 June 9 Girls' State, Frankfort 1 74 1972 June 16 Greater Cincinnati Airport 1 75 1972 June 16 The States' Role in the Energy Crisis versus Environmental Quality (Midwestern Governor's Conference) 1 76 1972 June 26 Press Conference - Natural Resources 1 77 1972 August 1 Statement regarding Toll Collections on Kentucky Turnpike 1 78 1972 August 9 Kentucky State Fair 1 79 1972 August 17 Banana Festival, Fulton, KY 1 80 1972 August 18 Lincoln Foundation Inc. 1 81 1972 August 28 Press Conference regarding Strip Mining Laws 1 82 1972 August 30 Louisville Central Area 2 1 1972 August 31 Press Conference - Strip Mining 2 2 1972 September 1 Southern Governors' Conference Presentation 2 3 1972 September 5 Kentucky Council on Crime and Delinquency 2 4 1972 September 7 Certificate of Need Board 2 5 1972 September 8 Appointment of Consumer Advisory Council 2 6 1972 September 8 Kentucky Banker's Association 2 7 1972 September 12 Ground Breaking Ceremony - New Frankfort Hospital 2 8 1972 September 13 Governor's Boy Scout Roundup 2 9 1972 September 14 Rogers Morton Kentucky Historical Society Luncheon 2 10 1972 September 15 Statement from the Office of the Governor 2 11 1972 September 21 Israel 25th Anniversary Celebration, Keneseth Israel Synagogue, Louisville 2 12 1972 September 26 Press Conference regarding the Establishment of a Horse Park 2 13 1972 September 26 Industrial Resources Review - Jenny Wiley State Park 2 14 1972 September 27 Kentucky Municipal League - Berkley Lodge State Park 2 15 1972 September 28 Cooperative Month Kick Off Breakfast, Capital Plaza 2 16 1972 October 2 Governor's Chamber of Commerce Tour, Executive Inn, Louisville 2 17 1972 October 3 Governor's Chamber of Commerce Tour, Shively City Hall 2 18 1972 October 3 Governor's Chamber of Commerce Tour, Devon Memorial Park 2 19 1972 October 4 Willard Wade Day 2 20 1972 October 5 Governor's Chamber of Commerce Tour, University of Kentucky Ballroom 2 21 1972 October 5 Dedication of Golf Course, Lake Barkley State Park 2 22 1972 October 7 Crime Commission Luncheon 2 23 1972 October 13 Kentucky Welfare Association Luncheon 2 24 1972 October 13 Student Program on Kentucky Enterprise, Transylvania University 2 25 1972 October 14 Dedication of Riverview by Hobson House Assoc. 2 26 1972 October 16 Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Kentucky Masons 2 27 1972 October 17 Press Conference, Office of Public Defender 2 28 1972 October 17 Kentucky Occupational Health and Safety 2 29 1972 October 18 Groundbreaking of the Law Enforcement - Traffic Safety Center 2 30 1972 October 18 Library Check Presentations 2 31 1972 October 19 Nicolet Paper Company - Nicholasville 2 32 1972 October 19 Introduction of Senator Eagleton, Morehead State University 2 33 1972 October 20 Grand Chapter of the Kentucky Order of Eastern Star 2 34 1972 October 23 Sheenan Bridge, Paducah and Firemen Training Announcements 2 35 1972 October 23 Press Conference regarding the Reclamation of Land 2 36 1972 October 26 Governor's Presidential Conference on Exporting and Export Financing 2 37 1972 October 26 Housing Corporation 2 38 1972 October 31 Press Conference, Joint Conference with Governor Matthew Welsh 2 39 1972 October 31 Charleston Bottoms Power Generating Station Groundbreaking 2 40 1972 November 1 General Contractors' Association Luncheon 2 41 1972 November 3 Public Assistance Adjustments 2 42 1972 November 3 Farm-City Week Kick-Off Luncheon 2 43 1972 November 8 Natural Bridge State Park Association 2 44 1972 November 10 Governor's Annual Conservation Achievement Award Dinner 2 45 1972 November 11 Opening of the Patton Museum, Fort Knox 2 46 1972 November 11 Introduction of Adolph Rupp 2 47 1972 November 20 Press Conference, Reorganization Report No. 1 2 48 1972 November 28 National Jaycee Seminar 2 49 1972 November 30 Rededication of the Scott County Courthouse 2 50 1972 December 2 Capital Chapter of NSA, Executive Dinner 2 51 1972 December 5 Press Conference regarding the Festival of American Folklife 2 52 1972 December 7 Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremonies, The Capitol, Frankfort 2 53 1972 December 11 Kentucky Association of School Administrators 2 54 1972 December 11 Presentation Before the Pay Board 2 55 1972 December 14 Green River Parkway Dedication, Bowling Green 2 56 1972 December 15 Green River Parkway Dedication, Hartford and Beaver Dam Interchange 2 57 1972 December 15 Green River Parkway Dedication, Morgantown Interchange 2 58 1972 December 15 Green River Parkway Dedication, Owensboro 2 59 1972 December 15 President's Announcement 2 60 1972 December 21 Owensboro Homebuilders Association 2 61 1972 December 22 Press Conference, Reorganization - Dept. for Natural Resources and Environmental Protection 2 62 1972 January 3 Marshall County Chamber of Commerce, Annual Membership Dinner 2 63 1973 January 8 Graduation Ceremonies for Trainees of the Hunter Foundation 3 1 1973 January 9 Lexington Lions Club 3 2 1973 January 10 Proposed Report by National Water Commission 3 3 1973 January 10 Kentucky Press Association 3 4 1973 January 12 Kentucky Occupational Program Kickoff 3 5 1973 January 16 The Death of Lyndon Johnson 3 6 1973 January 22 Kentucky Highway Contractors Association 3 7 1973 January 22 Statement Regarding Vietnam 3 8 1973 January 25 Annual Chamber of Commerce Banquet 3 9 1973 January 29 Press Conference Regarding New Corporate Headquarters in Lexington of Island Creek Coal Co. 3 10 1973 January 29 State Police Cadet Class No. 46 3 11 1973 February 2 Statement before U.S. Senate Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs - regarding S. 268 - Land Use Policy and Planning Assistance Act of 1973 3 12 1973 February 6 Annual Governor's Conference on Tourism 3 13 1973 February 7 Council on Agriculture 3 14 1973 February 7 Statement Regarding IRS Ruling on Prudential Building and Loan Association 3 15 1973 February 7 Statement Regarding Pay Board Ruling 3 16 1973 February 8 District Lions Club Convention 3 17 1973 February 11 Opening of the National Farm Machinery Show, Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center 3 18 1973 February 14 Louisville Jaycees 3 19 1973 February 15 Annual Dinner of the Audubon Council 3 20 1973 February 16 Winchester - Clark County Chamber of Commerce 3 21 1973 February 19 Comments to the Kentucky Congressional Delegation Concerning Education Programs in President Nixon's Proposed Budget for 1974 3 22 1973 February 21 Address before Yale Political Union, Yale University 3 23 1973 February 22 National Association of Regional Councils 3 24 1973 February 25 Remarks before the U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Intergovernmental Relations 3 25 1973 February 27 Dedication of the Agricultural Science Building South 3 26 1973 March 2 Press Conference Regarding Reorganization - Human Resources 3 27 1973 March 2 Kentucky Mothers Association 3 28 1973 March 3 Annual Governor's Day Dinner 3 29 1973 March 5 Kentucky Ready-Mixed Concrete Association 3 30 1973 March 9 Press Conference Regarding Environmental Quality Commission 3 31 1973 March 12 Owensboro Council for Retarded Children 3 32 1973 March 12 Annual Convention Banquet of the Kentucky School Boards Association 3 33 1973 March 13 Press Conference 3 34 1973 March 15 Press Conference 3 35 1973 March 16 Annual Meeting, Kentucky Association of Highway Engineers 3 36 1973 March 24 Testimonial Dinner for Alex Williams 3 37 1973 March 28 National Elementary School Guidance Conference 3 38 1973 March 29 Fourth Young and Adult Farmer Recognition Program 3 39 1973 March 30 Meeting of State Manpower Council 3 40 1973 March 30 Girl Scout Friendship Day Program 3 41 1973 March 31 Kentucky Dental Association Annual Meeting Luncheon 3 42 1973 April 2 ASAR Co. Industry Announcement 3 43 1973 April 3 Environmental Awareness Statewide Seminar 3 44 1973 April 3 Owensboro - Daviess County Industrial Foundation Annual Meeting Luncheon 3 45 1973 April 4 Pinkerton Tobacco Plant Site Ribbon Cutting 3 46 1973 April 4 River Region Mental Health - Mental Retardation Board Annual Dinner 3 47 1973 April 4 Hazard - Perry County Chamber of Commerce Annual Civics Night - Hazard Area Vocational School 3 48 1973 April 6 Industry Appreciation Week Annual Luncheon 3 49 1973 April 6 Senators Rural Development Conference 3 50 1973 April 6 Annual Basketball Banquet 3 51 1973 April 9 Cynthiana Press Conference 3 52 1973 April 9 150th Anniversary and Dedication Ceremony, Kentucky School for the Deaf 3 53 1973 April 10 Luncheon Honoring Returning Prisoners of War 3 54 1973 April 10 Kentucky Jaycee Essay Awards Luncheon 3 55 1973 April 11 Youth Week Ceremonies and Signing of Proclamation House Chambers 3 56 1973 April 11 Kentucky State Fair Board and Louisville Advisory Committee for the New Downtown Exhibition Center 3 57 1973 April 12 Maysville Chamber of Commerce 3 58 1973 April 12 Commission of Alcohol and Drug Problems 3 59 1973 April 13 Kickoff Dinner Dance for Kentucky Plumbing Industry Week in Kentucky 3 60 1973 April 14 New Plant Site in Fordsville 3 61 1973 April 16 President's Luncheon of the Kentucky Hospital Association 3 62 1973 April 17 Thoroughbred Club Annual Dinner Purse 3 63 1973 April 18 Green River Area Developmental District Dinner Meeting 4 1 1973 April 25 Statement Regarding Computer Operations - Reorganization 4 2 1973 April 25 Report No. 5 Internal Reorganization of Dept. for Finance and Administration 4 3 1973 April 26 Notes for Robert Strauss Press Conference 4 4 1973 April 27 Kentucky Thoroughbred Breeders Association Awards Luncheon 4 5 1973 May 3 Murray State University Commencement 4 6 1973 May 4 Ben Flora Retiring School Superintendent Appreciation Banquet 4 7 1973 May 8 Press Conference Regarding Commission on Women 4 8 1973 May 8 EPA Meeting 4 9 1973 May 9 HUD Meeting 4 10 1973 May 9 American Public Health Association Southern Branch Annual Convention and Kentucky Public Health Association 4 11 1973 May 11 Governor's Day in Ashland 4 12 1973 May 11 Public Defenders Seminar Luncheon 4 13 1973 May 11 Western Kentucky University Commencement 4 14 1973 May 12 Eastern Kentucky University Commencement 4 15 1973 May 13 Statement for Immediate Release from the Office of the Governor (Black Lung Benefit Program) 4 16 1973 May 21 Kentucky Day, Week of the Eagles - 101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, KY 4 17 1973 May 21 Kentucky's Western Water Land Annual Meeting 4 18 1973 May 21 Owensboro Rotary Club 4 19 1973 May 23 Statement, Holiday Inn, Fern Valley, Louisville 4 20 1973 May 25 Somerset High School Commencement 4 21 1973 May 25 June Dairy Month Kickoff Luncheon for News Media and Dairy Leaders in Kentucky 4 22 1973 June 1 Statement Regarding Police Training and Educational Incentive Program 4 23 1973 June 11 Press Conference Regarding the Policeman on the Beat 4 24 1973 June 11 Statement Regarding All American Movers, Inc. 4 25 1973 June 12 Remarks Prepared for Presentation to Kentucky Sate Police via Videotape 4 26 1973 June 13 Groundbreaking for Clark Equipment Co. Plant 4 27 1973 June 20 Conference on Local Government Problems 4 28 1973 June 21 Press Conference - North American Livestock Show and Exposition 4 29 1973 June 21 Kentucky Gas Association 4 30 1973 June 22 Press Briefing Regarding Folklife Festival 4 31 1973 June 25 Banquet - Dinner of Kentucky Peace Officers Association's Convention 4 32 1973 June 27 Annual Pope Sallet Festival 4 33 1973 June 27 Commonwealth Cleanup Kick-off 4 34 1973 June 28 Groundbreaking Ceremonies for Reconstruction of Fort Boonesborough 4 35 1973 June 28 Civic Luncheon 4 36 1973 June 29 Dedication of Hopkinsville Bypass 4 37 1973 June 29 25th Anniversary Banquet of Kentucky State Police 4 38 1973 June 29 25th Anniversary Banquet of the Kentucky Department of Commerce 4 39 1973 July 2 Regarding Registration Drive 4 40 1973 July 7 Annual American Legion of Kentucky State Convention 4 41 1973 July 7 Boy Scout Fund Raising Varmit Dinner 4 42 1973 July 13 Statement Regarding the Division II Circuit Judgeship 4 43 1973 July 23 Governor's Council on Agriculture Committees 4 44 1973 July 24 Kick-Off Preview for the Kentucky '74 Celebration 4 45 1973 July 26 Kentucky Magistrates and Commissioners Annual Convention 4 46 1973 July 27 Statement Regarding Charlie Owen 4 47 1973 July 31 Campbell County Citizens Annual Picnic 4 48 1973 August 1 Statement Regarding the State Economy 4 49 1973 August 3 25th Annual Region 3 U.A.W. Summer School 4 50 1973 August 5 Announcement of New Firestone Plant 4 51 1973 August 6 Central City Centennial 4 52 1973 August 6 Press Conference - Executive Order Regarding Merit System 4 53 1973 August 6, 7 Kentucky Association of Chiefs of Police - First Annual Conference 4 54 1973 August 9 Statement (Northern Kentucky) 4 55 1973 August 15 Kentucky State Fair Opening 4 56 1973 August 16 Press Conference, Frankfort (Regarding J.R. Miller and Mr. Grissom) 4 57 1973 August 16 Banana Festival Luncheon 4 58 1973 August 17 Kentucky Chamber of Commerce - 21st Annual State Fair Luncheon 4 59 1973 August 21 Kentucky Farm Bureau Day 4 60 1973 August 22 Budget Seminar 4 61 1973 August 29 Press Conference - Human Resources Cabinet Announcement 5 1 1973 August 29 Lexington Chamber of Commerce Luncheon 5 2 1973 August 30 Statement 5 3 1973 August 30 Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Frankfort Interchange of I-64 and US 60 5 4 1973 August 30 Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Lexington Interchange of I-75 and I-64 5 5 1973 August 30 Statement Regarding Rock Festival 5 6 1973 August 30 Press Conference Regarding Acreage Fees for Strip Mining and Disaster Checks 5 7 1973 September 10 Boy Scout Fund Raising Barbecue 5 8 1973 September 11 Remarks Regarding Reorganization - Department of Justice 5 9 1973 September 11 Kentucky Council on Crime and Delinquency Conference 5 10 1973 September 12 Press Conference Regarding Reorganization - Cabinet for Development - Cabinet for Education and the Arts 5 11 1973 September 13 Press Breakfast Statement 5 12 1973 September 20 Kentucky Municipal League Banquet 5 13 1973 September 21 Stull's Seed Field Day Lunch 5 14 1973 September 21 Southern Governor's Conference 5 15 1973 September 24 Kentucky National Guard Dining-In 5 16 1973 September 29 Statement Regarding Outwood State Hospital 5 17 1973 October 1 October Cooperative Month Kick-Off Breakfast 5 18 1973 October 1 St. Matthews Business Association's Annual Dinner Meeting 5 19 1973 October 1 Chamber of Commerce Governor's Tour - Keen Johnson Building, Eastern Kentucky 5 20 1973 October 2 Chamber of Commerce Governor's Tour - Pine Mountain State Park 5 21 1973 October 2 Chamber of Commerce Governor's Tour - Breaks Interstate Park Lunch 5 22 1973 October 3 Episcopal Church Concert - Convention Center, Louisville 5 23 1973 October 3 Chamber of Commerce Governor's Tour - Paintsville Country Club 5 24 1973 October 4 Introduction of Dr. James G. Miller - Installation Ceremony, U. of L. 5 25 1973 October 5 Statement 5 26 1973 October 10 Kentucky Coal Association Annual Meeting 5 27 1973 October 12 Introducion to Department of Commerce Slide Presentation for Industrial Tour (taping) 5 28 1973 October 12 24th Annual Burley and Dark Leaf Tobacco Association Convention Luncheon 5 29 1973 October 15 Statement Regarding Department of Public Information Reorganization 5 30 1973 October 15 Introduction of Senator Harold Hughes Prayer Breakfast 5 31 1973 October 16 Welcome - Prayer Breakfast 5 32 1973 October 16 Daviess County State Vocational - Technical School Dedication 5 33 1973 October 18 Farm Tour Dinner 5 34 1973 October 18 Madisonville Community College Dedication 5 35 1973 October 18 Kentucky Broadcasters Association 5 36 1973 October 19 Earle Clements Day 5 37 1973 October 20 Press Conference Regarding L and N Announcement 5 38 1973 October 23 Congressional Forum 5 39 1973 November 9 Announcement of Civic Center 5 40 1973 November 10 Governor's Conservation Achievement 9th Annual Awards Program 5 41 1973 November 10 Press Conference Regarding Crime Commission Grants 5 42 1973 November 12 Installation of Dr. Deno Curris, Murray State University 5 43 1973 November 12 Appropriation and Revenue Budget Seminar 5 44 1973 November 13 YMCA Annual Dinner 5 45 1973 November 13 County Judges Association Annual Meeting 5 46 1973 November 15 Criminal Justice Seminar, Atlanta, GA. 5 47 1973 November 16 Statement Regarding Educational Funding 5 48 1973 November 20 Dedication of I-64 at Grayson 5 49 1973 November 21 Grayson I-64 Dedication Luncheon 5 50 1973 November 21 Southern Police Institute Graduation Class 5 51 1973 November 21 Louisville Chamber of Commerce 5 52 1973 November 27 Outline - March of Dimes Conference 5 53 1973 November 30 Pre-Legislative Conference 5 54 1973 December 3 Annual Meeting, Kentucky Farm Bureau 5 55 1973 December 4 Farm Press and Radio Banquet 5 56 1973 December 6 Following Introduction 5 57 1973 December 7 Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony 5 58 1973 December 9 Outline for Press Briefing 5 59 1973 December 14 Dedication Ceremony - Restoration of Henry Clay Law Office 5 60 1973 December 15 Statement - Chairman, Democratic National Governors' Caucus 5 61 1973 December 20 State Police Cadet Class No. 48 5 62 1973 December 21 Statement Regarding Consumer Protection and Regulation Cabinet 6 1 1974 January 2 State of the Commonwealth Address 6 2 1974 January 8 1974 General Assembly Bicentennial Salute 6 3 1974 January 9 Energy Message to the General Assembly 6 4 1974 January 16 Kentucky Heart Fund 1974 Kickoff Luncheon 6 5 1974 January 21 Budget Address to the Kentucky General Assembly 6 6 1974 January 22 Annual Trooper of the Year Recognition Program; Annual Convention of Kentucky Petroleum Marketers Association 6 7 1974 January 23 Third Biennial Legislative Conference 6 8 1974 January 24 Kentucky Jaycee Legislative Conference Luncheon 6 9 1974 January 29 Suggested Remarks to be Used Prior to Presentation of Badges (Boy Scouts) 6 10 1974 February 3 Press Conference Regarding Pollution Abatement Authority Check Presentation 6 11-12 1974 February 4 Press Conference Regarding the Trucking Situation 6 13-14 1974 February 4, 5 Outline for Remarks Signing House Bill 184 6 15 1974 February 6 Louisville Public Schools Assembly Inaugural 6 16 1974 February 9 Remarks and Introduction of Dean Earl Butz, Council on Agriculture Symposium 6 17 1974 February 13 Remarks and Introduction of Dean Earl Butz, National Farm Machinery Show 6 18 1974 February 13 Statement on (the death of) Clay Wade Bailey 6 19 1974 February 19 State Office Building Dedication 6 20 1974 February 19 Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity, Founder's Day Program 6 21 1974 March 2 Energy Conservation Action Plan Press Conference 6 22 1974 March 4 SAE Alumni Founder's Day Dinner 6 23 1974 March 9 Statement on Senate Bill 45 6 24 1974 March 14 Bicentennial Commission Luncheon 6 25 1974 March 15 Signing of House Bill 251 - Energy Bill 6 26 1974 March 15 Winchester, KY. - Post Groundbreaking Luncheon 6 27 1974 March 25 Groundbreaking, Winchester - Ft. Boonesborough Road, KY 627 6 28 1974 March 25 Lexington Jaycees and Chamber of Commerce Joint Meeting 6 29 1974 March 26 Remarks Regarding House Bill 100 6 30 1974 April 1 Statement Regarding January 15 being designated as Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 6 31 1974 April 1 Louisville Vocational Technical Institute Groundbreaking 6 32 1974 April 3 Statement Regarding Effects of Tornado 6 33 1974 April 5 Dedication of Foster Hall - Spastic Home and School 6 34-35 1974 April 20 Statement Regarding Tennessee - Tombigbee Waterway Project 6 36 1974 April 22 Barren River Area Development District, Annual Dinner Meeting 6 37 1974 April 23 Statement Regarding Red River Project 6 38 1974 April 24 Kentucky Energy Conservation Conference 6 39 1974 April 24 Kentucky Jaycees Awards Luncheon, 5 Finalists of American Essay Contest 6 40 1974 April 24 Industrial Coal Conference 6 41 1974 April 25 National Turf Writers Annual Banquet 6 42 1974 May 1 U.S. Grant Bridge and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony 6 43 1974 May 1 Award Presentation to Col. Sanders 6 44 1974 May 2 Thoroughbred Breeders of Kentucky, Annual Awards Luncheon 6 45 1974 May 2 Statement Regarding the Construction of a $5 million Food Processing Plant 6 46 1974 May 2 Kentucky Federation of Women's Clubs 6 47 1974 May 7 Industry Appreciation Annual Luncheon 6 48 1974 May 8 Hancock County Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner Meeting 6 49 1974 May 9 Family Practice/Student Health Service Building Dedication 6 50 1974 May 11 Norton - Children's Hospital Dedication 6 51 1974 May 11 Brescia College Commencement 6 52 1974 May 12 Goal for Coal Conference 6 53 1974 May 14 Kentucky Weekly Newspaper Association 6 54 1974 May 17 Firestone Rubber Company National Board of Directors Meeting and Luncheon 6 55 1974 May 21 Frankfort Bicentennial Expo '74 Kickoff 6 56 1974 May 24 Press Conference Regarding Horse Park Announcement 6 57 1974 May 24 Introduction of Senator William Proxmire, Kentucky Bar Association Annual Banquet 6 58 1974 May 24 Statement Regarding Wild Rivers Bill 6 59 1974 May 28 Graduation - Owensboro High School 6 60 1974 June 6 Revenue and Appropriations Report 6 61 1974 June 6 Press Conference Regarding the Economic Picture in Kentucky 6 62 1974 June 6 Press Conference on Transportation Message 6 63 1974 June 6 Kentucky National Guard Retreat 6 64 1974 June 7 Opening of Shively Interchange 6 65 1974 June 7 Kiwanis Club 6 66 1974 June 12 Annual Local Government Issues Conference 6 67 1974 June 13 Bicentennial Run for Glory 6 68 1974 June 13 Kentucky Girls State 6 69 1974 June 14 Luncheon - Middlesboro Country Club 6 70 1974 June 17 Chamber of Commerce Meeting 6 71 1974 June 18 Somerset Remarks 7 1 1974 June 18 Lexington Civic Center Groundbreaking 7 2 1974 June 21 Press Conference Regarding Outwood 7 3 1974 June 21 V.F.W. and Ladies' Auxiliary Joint Session - 54th Annual Convention 7 4 1974 June 21 Manchester Center Grant 7 5 1974 July 3 Dedication of New King's Daughters' Hospital 7 6 1974 July 7 Coal Utilization Conference, National Legislative Conference of the Council of State Governments 7 7 1974 July 10 Frankfort Civic Clubs Joint Meeting 7 8 1974 July 10 Columbus Belmont State Park - Bicentennial Barbeque 7 9 1974 July 11 Hickman County Courthouse - Historical Marker Dedication 7 10 1974 July 11 Hickman County Library Groundbreaking 7 11 1974 July 11 Announcement of Coal Gasification Plant 7 12 1974 July 13 National Association of Counties Convention 7 13 1974 July 16 Kentucky Agricultural Export Conference Luncheon 7 14 1974 July 17 Statement Regarding Death of Representative Louden 7 15 1974 July 17 Annual Banquet of the National Conference of Appellate Court Clerks 7 16 1974 July 18 Add District Check Presentation 7 17 1974 July 22 Statement Regarding United Mine Workers' Strike in Harlan County 7 18 1974 July 22 State Government Day Luncheon 7 19 1974 July 29 Remarks on State Government 7 20 1974 July 30 Morehead State University Summer Commencement 7 21 1974 August 1 Severance Tax Conference 7 22 1974 August 1 Bicentennial Flag Day Ceremony 7 23 1974 August 5 Campbell County Senior Citizens Picnic 7 24 1974 August 7 Statement Regarding the Death of Rep. Brooks Hinkle 7 25 1974 August 7 Remarks 7 26 1974 August 8 Request for Prayers for New President (of U.S.) 7 27 1974 August 8 Bowling Green Kiwanis Club 7 28 1974 August 8 Groundbreaking for Jefferson Community College Learning Resources Center 7 29 1974 August 13 Kentucky Firemen's Association - 54th Annual Convention 7 30 1974 August 13 Bookmobile Celebration State Fair 7 31 1974 August 15 Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity National Convention, University of Tennessee 7 32 1974 August 15 Opening of the 1974 Kentucky State Fair 7 33 1974 August 15 Banana Festival Luncheon, Fulton 7 34 1974 August 16 Savage Days, Providence 7 35 1974 August 17 Luncheon - State Government Day 7 36 1974 August 19 Presentation to Hart County Judge 7 37 1974 August 19 Statement on Vice Presidential Nominee - Nelson Rockefeller 7 38 1974 August 20 Owen Hammons Testimonial Dinner 7 39 1974 August 22 Statement Regarding Daniel Boone Treatment Center 7 40 1974 August 23 Livestock Exposition Center Groundbreaking, Murray State University 7 41 1974 August 26 Hickman National Guard Armory Groundbreaking 7 42 1974 August 27 Knowlton Brothers Plant Dedication 7 43 1974 August 28 Press Conference Regarding Acreage Fees for Strip Mining 7 44 1974 August 29 Statement Regarding Red River Gorge Dam 7 45 1974 August 29 Casey County Airport Dedication 7 46 1974 August 30 Fort Boonesborough State Park Dedication 7 47 1974 August 30 Statement Regarding Contract between UMW and Eastover Mining Company 7 48 1974 August 30 Morgan County School Dedication 7 49 1974 August 31 Anderson County Library Dedication 7 50 1974 September 4 Press Conference Regarding Ashland Oil Expansion 7 51 1974 September 4 Notes for Check Presentation Regarding Six-Mile Island 7 52 1974 September 6 Notes for Energy Remarks 7 53 1974 September 6 Statement Regarding Excess Funds Appropriated by the 1974 General Assembly 7 54 1974 September 6 Open 7th Annual Gaslight Festival 7 55 1974 September 7 Henderson Area Mental Health Center Dedication 7 56 1974 September 8 All-Kentucky Products Breakfast 7 57 1974 September 13 Louisville Area Chamber of Commerce Congressional Forum 7 58 1974 September 13 Flavo-Rich Milk Plant Groundbreaking, Plant Site, NR. Intersection I-75 and Daniel Boone Parkway 7 59 1974 September 17 Fisher-Price Toy Company Plant Dedication 7 60 1974 September 19 Logan County Courthouse Dedication 7 61 1974 September 21 Somerset - Chamber of Commerce Tour 7 62 1974 September 24 Bowling Green, Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Tour 7 63 1974 September 25 Lexington Chamber of Commerce Congressional Forum 7 64 1974 September 25 Dedication of New I-65 Welcome Center 7 65 1974 September 26 State Police Post Dedication 7 66 1974 September 27 Southwest Jefferson County Hospital 7 67 1974 September 28 EKU Luncheon 7 68 1974 September 30 Kentucky RECC Cooperative Month Kickoff Breakfast 7 69 1974 October 1 Introduction of General Harold K. Johnson Prayer Breakfast 7 70 1974 October 2 Welcome Prayer Breakfast 7 71 1974 October 2 Kentucky Association of Conservation Districts Annual Convention 7 72 1974 October 3 Morehead Industrial Foundation Park Groundbreaking for New Plant of Browning Manufacturing Division of Emerson Electric Company 7 73 1974 October 3 Kentucky National Guard Dining-In 7 74 1974 October 5 175th Annual Communication of the Grand Lodge of Kentucky 7 75 1974 October 15 Dedication of Boone Armory 7 76 1974 October 17 Grand Chapter Order of the Eastern Star 7 77 1974 October 21 Industrial Luncheon 7 78 1974 October 22 Opportunity Center Workshop Expansion Groundbreaking 7 79 1974 October 22 Marshall County Senior Citizens Facility Groundbreaking 7 80 1974 October 23 Brescia College Hearing Defect Center Groundbreaking Ceremonies 7 81 1974 November 21 New Downtown Convention Center Groundbreaking, Louisville 7 82 1974 November 21 Baptist Hospitals in Kentucky, 50th Anniversary Celebration 7 83 1974 November 24 Press Conference Regarding LEAA Grants 7 84 1974 December 2 Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony 7 85 1974 December 8 Ida Lee Willis Garden Dedication 7 86 1974 December 15 Wendell H. Ford speeches