Former United States' President Harry S. Truman, who was taken to hospital in Kansas City?
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TRANSCRIPT: SEQ. 2: SPOKESMAN: "President Truman's condition continues to be good. Dr. Wallace Grand, the attending physician, states: 'The situation is not alarming. I expect to run tests and to have more information when results are available in a few days.' It was reported that the President had part of a sandwich for lunch. Mrs. Truman wants to thank everyone for their interest and concern, and said the President is experiencing only mild pain, and already has indicated a desire in going home."
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Background: Former United States' President Harry S. Truman, who was taken to hospital in Kansas City suffering from severe abdominal pains, was said yesterday to be feeling better. Doctors reported his condition as "good", while earlier reports said he had been "fairly weak."