After Pearl Harbor: Rare Photos From the American Home Front
At the very moment the first bombs fell on Pearl Harbor, Japan's two envoys in Washington were in [Secretary of State Cordell] Hull's office . . . making their blandest protestations of peaceful intent. Ambassador Nomura and Envoy Kurusu had come with ...
Neighborhood Homes Sold
San Francisco Chronicle
396 Cordell Dr., 11/12/13 $1,525,000, 5 bdrms, 3529 sf, built 1958, last sold: 05/13/2003, $1,030,000. 160 Cottonwood Ln. .... 3 bdrms, 1437 sf, built 1955. 1345 Hull Ln., 11/13/13 $250,000, 3 bdrms, 1168 sf, built 1982, last sold: 08/22/2012, $156,000.
The Rape of Nanking
... of earnest Japanese emissaries who, hat-in-hand, were suing for peace — with all the sincerity of those earlier courtiers who engaged Cordell Hull in peaceful conflab even as 600 Mitsubishi products were winging their leaflet-bearing way toward Oahu.
A date which will live in infamy
He had composed the speech in his head after deciding on a brief, uncomplicated appeal to the people of the United States rather than a thorough recitation of Japanese perfidies, as Secretary of State Cordell Hull had urged. President Roosevelt then ...