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Date: 
Oct 29, 1972 - Oct 30, 1972
Location: 
Camp David
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07)
Conversation No. 222-1 Date: October 29, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:56 pm and 8:58 pm Location: Camp David Hard Wire An unknown woman entered at an unknown time. Schedule The unknown woman left at an unknown time before 8:58 pm.
Conversation No. 222-2 Date: October 29, 1972 Time: Unknown between 7:55 pm and 8:58 pm Location: Camp David Hard Wire John V. (“Jack”) Brennan talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 152-1]
Conversation No. 222-3 Date: October 29, 1972 Time: Unknown between 7:55 pm and 8:58 pm Location: Camp David Hard Wire John V. (“Jack”) Brennan talked with the Camp David operator. Brennan talked with [first name not known] Johnston at an unknown time between 7:55 pm and
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) 8:58 pm. The President entered at an unknown time between 7:55 pm and 8:58 pm. The President conferred with Brennan at an unknown time between 7:55 pm and 8:58 pm. [See Conversation No. 152-2]
Conversation No. 222-4 Date: October 29, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:55 pm and 9:03 pm Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President met with John V. (“Jack”) Brennan. The President's telephone call to a reception honoring John G. Tower -Timing -Telephone -Security line Brennan talked with the Camp David operator at an unknown time between 8:55 pm and 8:58 pm. The President talked with Tower between 8:58 pm and 9:02 pm. [Conversation No. 222-4A] [See Conversation No. 182-1] [End of telephone conversation] The President left at 9:03 pm.
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07)
Conversation No. 222-5 Date: October 30, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:30 am and 9:50 am Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President met with an unknown person at an unknown time. The President’s schedule -H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman The unknown person left at an unknown time before 9:50 am.
Conversation No. 222-6 Date: October 30, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:30 am and 9:50 am Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President met with Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon.
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4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Mrs. Nixon left at an unknown time before 9:50 am.
Conversation No. 222-7 Date: October 30, 1972 Time: 9:50 am - 10:25 am Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President met with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Vietnam settlement -George S. McGovern’s statements -William P. Rogers’s forthcoming briefing -Re-negotiation of terms -Aid to South Vietnam -Response to McGovern -Henry A. Kissinger’s view -Charles W. Colson -John D. Ehrlichman -Prospects of peace talks -Ehrlichman’s interpretation -Kissinger’s quote -Status of talks -McGovern’s role -Rogers’s forthcoming briefing -The President’s remarks at forthcoming regional meetings -Kissinger -Rogers’s briefing -Haldeman’s view Domestic issues -The President’s veto of an aging bill -Congressional appeals -Ehrlichman -The President’s view -Aging, urban issues
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Ehrlichman -The President’s view -Kissinger -The President’s vetoes -Water bill -Ehrlichman’s view -Signing of bills -House Resolution [HR] 1 -Vetoed bills The President’s speeches -Speech on aging -Alternatives -Statement -HR 1 -Schedule -Television -Radio spot -Cancellation -Payment for radio time -TV compared with radio -Benefits -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Television speech by Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Schedule -Radio spots Watergate -Washington Post story about Dwight L. Chapin -Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI] document -Chapin -Donald H. Segretti -Haldeman's denial of involvement -Washington Post retraction -Chapin story -The President’s view -Battle between media and administration -Espionage -Media charges
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Chapin -Segretti -Haldeman -Direction of fund -Accuracy -Lack of evidence -Prominence of stories News reports -Vietnam story -Time magazine -Story preparation -Chronology -1950
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Vietnam -Negotiations [Kissinger’s?] view Rogers forthcoming briefing on Vietnam -Notification -Colson -Kissinger -Vietnam situation -Political advantages -Public knowledge
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -North Vietnamese -Kissinger’s negotiation efforts -Compared with the People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Soviet Union -Hopes for peace -Prospects for talks -McGovern -Election strategy Presentation of position on aging Americans -Compared with release of statement
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[Unintelligible] Speech schedule -Urban speech -Price [?] -Foreign policy -Vietnam -Time -California Haldeman left at 10:25 am.
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Conversation No. 222-8 Date: October 30, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:25 am and 10:33 am Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 152-4]
Conversation No. 222-9 Date: October 30, 1972 Time: 10:33 am - 10:43 am Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. [See Conversation No. 152-5]
Conversation No. 222-10 Date: October 30, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:43 am and 10:44 am Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President talked with the Camp David operator. [See Conversation No. 152-6]
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Conversation No. 222-11 Date: October 30, 1972 Time: 10:44 am - 10:48 am Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President talked with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [See Conversation No. 152-7]
Conversation No. 222-12 Date: October 30, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:40 pm and 4:58 pm Location: Camp David Hard Wire An unknown woman met with Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon.
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Mrs. Nixon and unknown woman left at an unknown time before 5:00 pm.
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Conversation No. 222-13 Date: October 30, 1972 Time: 5:00 pm - 5:40 pm Location: Camp David Hard Wire The President met with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. The President’s schedule -Chicago trip -Postponement -Casualty toll in train accident Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon entered at an unknown time after 5:00 pm.
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Mrs. Nixon left at an unknown time before 5:22 pm. -Henry A. Kissinger -John D. Ehrlichman Lighting Chicago train accident -Situation -Postponement of trip
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -The President’s view -The President's drawing of crowds -Media coverage -Comparison to Atlanta trip -1968 compared with 1972 -Security risk -Absence during Vietnam settlement -Richard B. Ogilvie -Charles H. Percy -Need for Chicago trip -Staff opinions -Motorcade -Media coverage Vietnam -Haldeman’s conversation with Kissinger -Contingency plan -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -North Vietnamese message -Kissinger’s reaction -The President’s view -Kissinger’s meeting with Dobrynin -North Vietnamese position -Contingency plan for breakdown of talks -Strategy -The President’s possible television message -Explanation of negotiation’s status -North Vietnamese military moves -Pham Van Dong’s statement -Coalition government -Understanding -North Vietnamese troop disposition -Unilateral withdrawal -Coalition government -Troop withdrawal -Cease-fire -Coalition government -Troop withdrawal -Settlement possibilities
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Timing of settlement -Quality of agreement -The President’s forthcoming speech -Future -Vietnam -Kissinger’s view -Progress -US commitment to peace with honor -Forthcoming speech -Instruction for Haldeman -Kissinger -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Speechwriting -Length -Chicago cancellation The President’s schedule -Alexander P. Butterfield -Speech scheduling -Urban speech -Nelson A. Rockefeller appointment -National Press Club -John Cardinal Krol -Scheduling -Ehrlichman -William T. Cahill call -Conversation with Ronald W. Reagan -House Resolution [HR] 1 -Welfare provision -Results for Reagan -Reagan's goals -Reagan -The President’s view Vietnam -Press -Kissinger’s opinion -Liberal press -Vulnerability
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Nguyen Van Thieu -Contingency for breakdown of talks -Response -The President’s involvement -Briefing -Television appearance by the President Issues -Opinions of Vietnam settlement -Albert E. Sindlinger’s call to Charles W. Colson -Samuel Lubell’s previous results -John O. Davies’s statement about Lubell -George H. Gallup poll -Davies’s mail analysis -Corruption issue -McGovern -Democrats
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The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 5:00 pm and 5:22 pm. [Conversation No. 222-13A] [See Conversation No. 152-8] [End of telephone conversation]
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Chicago train accident -Richard J. Daley's location -Percy -Blood giving -Christian Scientist beliefs -The President’s view -Blood giving -Science and Health Vietnam -Possible peace settlement -Administration efforts -Voter support -Kissinger -William F. Buckley, Jr. column -Opinion of settlement -Coalition government issue -Importance -Joseph W. Alsop’s column -Agnew speech -Scheduling -Air time -John B. Connally film -Press relations
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The President talked with Daley between 5:22 pm and 5:23 pm.
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) [Conversation No. 222-13B] [See Conversation No. 152-9] [End of telephone conversation] Schedule -Cancellation of the President's Chicago trip -Daley's cancellation of parade -George S. McGovern -Ogilvie -Percy -Possible meeting with the President -Revenue sharing issue -Vietnam negotiations Vietnam negotiations -Status -Kissinger’s nature -The President’s view -Reaction -Price’s draft of speech for the President -The President’s view -Taxes -Vietnam -Length -Filler for remaining time -Possible commercial -Mrs. Nixon -Television exposure -Possible settlement -Liberal media’s reaction -John Birch Society -Public relations -Administration strategy -Kissinger -Need for proper media coverage -Ronald L. Ziegler
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Rogers An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 5:22 pm. Ehrlichman on the telephone The unknown person left at an unknown time before 5:40 pm. The President’s schedule The President left at an unknown time before 5:40 pm. Haldeman talked with the Camp David operator at an unknown time between 5:22 pm and 5:40 pm. Haldeman talked with Ehrlichman at an unknown time between 5:22 pm and 5:40 pm. [Conversation No. 222-13C] [See Conversation No. 182-2] The President entered at an unknown time after 5:22 pm. [End of telephone conversation] Common Cause case -Release of names -Maurice H. Stans -Trial date -Negotiated settlement -Stans -"Common Cause" people -Judge -Disclosure of donors -Court order -Benefits -Preclusion of trial continuance before election -Preclusion of disclosure of other donors -Hugh W. Sloan, Jr. testimony
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Administration feeling -Post-1972 election problem -Ehrlichman -John W. Dean, III -Richard A. Moore -Disclosure of material -Nature of material -Donors -Richard Scaife -Reason for Common Cause agreement -Stans Source of Democratic money -Points to be made -Loans -Perception of loans -Names Vietnam -Peace negotiations -Administration strategy -Kissinger -Statement -Saigon situation -Pham Van Dong -Coalition government -Agreement violations -Troop movement -Coalition government -Troop pullout -The President’s view Haldeman left at 5:40 pm.