Diary of Secretary of the Navy Josephus Daniels
JULY TUESDAY 23 1918
Gregory had been to Detroit & reported progress in building liberty motors. Also about submarine detectors-
WW told of a Scotch woman house Keeper at White House – She was very suspicious of an unoffending German who made the fires in the White House and came in ominous tones and said “There is a German in the cellar.” . . .
Making Liberty engines for $3,600 & England wanting them