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Date: 
Oct 19, 1972 - Oct 22, 1972
Location: 
Executive Office Building
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07)
Conversation No. 370-1 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:38 pm and 1:48 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 1:48 pm.
Conversation No. 370-2 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:38 pm and 1:48 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with John D. Ehrlichman. Ehrlichman’s forthcoming press conference -Timing -Congressional relations -Ronald L. Ziegler -Baseball analogy
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Revenue sharing -Federal spending -Foreign policy -1972 Election -The President’s support for Congressmen favoring his programs -Revenue sharing Domestic programs -Revenue sharing The President's schedule -Camp David -Helicopter -Meeting -Time Forthcoming statement on Congress’ record -Ehrlichman
Conversation No. 370-3 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:38 pm and 1:48 pm Location: Executive Office Building
The President met with Manolo Sanchez. The President's schedule -Camp David -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman’s suitcase -Sanchez’s arrival Sanchez left at an unknown time before 1:48 pm.
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Conversation No. 370-4 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:38 pm and 1:48 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 1:48 pm.
Conversation No. 370-5 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:38 pm and 1:48 pm Location: Executive Office Building
The President talked with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Request for a meeting with Haldeman
Conversation No. 370-6
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Date: October 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:38 pm and 1:48 pm Location: Executive Office Building
The President met with Manolo Sanchez. Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon's schedule Sanchez left at an unknown time before 1:48 pm.
Conversation No. 370-7 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:38 pm and 1:48 pm Location: Executive Office Building
The President talked with an unknown person. Speech file -Previous trip to Atlanta
Conversation No. 370-8 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:38 pm and 1:48 pm Location: Executive Office Building
The President met with Manolo Sanchez. Schedule -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon - Tricia Nixon Cox
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Sanchez left at an unknown time before 1:48 pm.
Conversation No. 370-9 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: 1:48 pm - 4:15 pm Location: Executive Office Building
The President met with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Haldeman’s previous meeting with Roy L. Ash Ash Council -Study -Ash’s schedule -Administrative recommendations An unknown person entered and left at an unknown time before 2:38 pm. Government reorganization -Ash council recommendations -Space Council -Science Council -Science Advisory Board [SAB] -Science advisor -President’s Science Advisory Committee [PSAC] -Office of Emergency Preparedness {OEP] -Legal obstacles -Cabinet departments -Acquisition of Executive Office of the President [EOP] offices -Drug abuse law enforcement -Department of Justice, Department of Health, Education, and Welfare [HEW] -Ash’s view -Cabinet meeting after forthcoming election -November 8, 1972 -William P. Rogers
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Resignation of Cabinet members -Resignations of political appointees after election -Categories -Surveys -Choices -November 10, 1972 deadline -White House staff, agencies, boards, councils -Office of Personnel Management [OPM] -Handling of on-going business -Vacations -Employee analysis of functions, office status, future -Timing -November 15 – December 15, 1972 -Military aide -Gen. Brent G. Scowcroft -Brig. Gen. Daniel ("Chappie") James, Jr. -John V. (“Jack”) Brennan -Service branch -Air Force -Maj. Gen. James D. (“Don”) Hughes -James -Blacks -Appearance -Possible role with Administration -Relationship with blacks -Staff meetings -Publicity -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Background investigation -Wife -Advantages Telephone calls
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7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07)
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Watergate -Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI] -L.[ouis]. Patrick Gray -Leaks -Mark W. Felt -John N. Mitchell’s knowledge -Felt -Knowledge -Leaks -Source -John D. Ehrlichman's knowledge -Ehrlichman's possible conversation with Gray -Felt -Forthcoming Time article -Jeb S. Magruder, Herbert L. (“Bart”) Porter -G[eorge]. Gordon Liddy -John W. Dean III -Comment regarding FBI evidence -Views regarding possible prosecutions -Felt -Tenure in office -Role -Motives -George S. McGovern -Eugene J. McCarthy -Edward M. Kennedy -Religion -Catholic -Jewish 1972 campaign -McGovern -Issues -Taxes
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Morality -Question and answer events -Telethons -Negative reactions -Welfare -Amnesty -Speech at Detroit Economic Club, October 18, 1972 The President's speeches -Recent speech -William L. Safire -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Forthcoming radio address on the American Veteran -Aram Bakshian Speechwriting staff -Bakshian -The President’s view -Amnesty -Marriage to William E. Timmons's sister -Bakshian, Lee W. Huebner, John K. Andrews, Jr. -Price -Role on White House staff -Possible role in HEW -Continuation of role as speechwriter -Editing -Editor -Requirements -John B. McDonald -Nelson A. Rockefeller’s staff -Safire, Patrick J. Buchanan -Speechwriter -Requirements -Compared with editor -Roland L. Elliott -Bakshian Watergate -Leaks -Felt -Source -Washington Post
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -[Edward Bennett?] Williams -Unknown man -Relationship with publication -Jerrold L. Schecter -Washington Post -Experience -Contact with man in Justice Department -Leaks from FBI -Justice Department official's conversation with Dean -Richard G. Kleindienst, Gray -FBI -Leaks -Watergate -Goals of the President's enemies -The President's statements re White House staff -Dwight Chapin's role -Liddy -Washington Post story -New York Times story -Sources -FBI -Jeb Stuart Magruder, Porter -Time Magazine -Relationship -University of Southern California -Chapin -Money for Liddy -Edward L. Morgan's conversation with Ehrlichman -Haldeman, John N. Mitchell, Ehrlichman -Haldeman -White House jobs of E. Howard Hunt, Jr. and Liddy -Statements of Hunt and Liddy -Haldeman's role -Jack N. Anderson's column -Morgan's view -Mitchell -Maurice H. Stans -Possible statement -Magruder, Porter -Chapin -Donald H. Segretti
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Campaign practices -Operations -Mitchell -Liddy -Chapin -Hunt Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 1:48 pm. Charles W. Colson's schedule Sanchez left at an unknown time before 2:38 pm. Watergate -Schechter -Timmons -Reports -Republican National Convention -Source identification -Time 1972 campaign -Fort Wayne story -Documentation -Timing of possible release -1972 election -McGovern
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END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO.9 ********************************************************************** Charles Colson entered at 2:38 pm. The President’s schedule
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Union leaders -Union relations -Paul Hall -The President’s view -George Meany -Previous indictments -Gerald R. Ford -Hall's conversation with Colson -1968 campaign contributions -Richard J. Daley -Elwood "Sonny" Metz -Indictment -Connecticut -Timing -Misuse of union funds -Bureaucracy -Press conference -Resignation -Comment about the President -Accusations -San Francisco, Seattle, Baltimore -New York -Brooklyn, New Jersey -Hall -Organization -Thomas W. ("Teddy") Gleason, Jesse M. Calhoon -Martin J. Ward, John Bauer, Hunter P. Wharton, John Edwards, John H.Lyons, [Unknown person], Thomas F. Murphy, Morris Weisberger of San Francisco, Joseph T. Power, Joseph (“Joe T.”) Trerotola, Jack [unknown last name] -Wealth 1972 Campaign -Fundraising -Connally’s possible broadcast -Stans -Connally’s ability -Haldeman’s view -Clark MacGregor's efforts -Democrats for Nixon -Haldeman’s view
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Leonard Marx -Harry Cohen -Democrats for Nixon -Stans -Marx -Texas -McGovern’s vote -George P. Shultz -Conversation with the President -Press conference National economy -Inflation -Consumer Price Index [CPI] -Frank Stanton’s recent telephone call to Colson -Gross National Product [GNP] 1972 campaign -Issues -McGovern’s defense budget -John J. Rhodes’s view -Telephone calls -Washington Post editorial The President's schedule -Possible meeting with Shultz, Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger -Colson’s attendance -Herbert Stein, Ehrlichman -Camp David 1972 campaign -Issues -Public focus -McGovern's welfare program -Vietnam -National defense -Campaign practices -Adolf Hitler reference -Crime -Drugs -Connally
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -The President’s view -Surrogates -Timing -Taxes -Aid to parochial schools -The President’s schedule -Vietnam -McGovern's forthcoming television [TV] broadcast -Connally's forthcoming TV appearance The President's schedule -Revenue sharing signing ceremony -Legislation -Radio speeches -Meeting -October 21, 1972 -Connally’s forthcoming TV appearance -McGovern’s forthcoming speech -Briefing -Vetoes -News stories -Tax increase -Ehrlichman’s view -The President’s view -Taxes -Possible message -Spending ceiling -HEW -Vietnam War issue -McGovern’s responses -Kentucky -New York -Radio speech on education -Possible radio speech -Education -Parochial schools -Thursday statement -Ehrlichman -Black lung, strip mining -Friday dinner -Laurel Lodge
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Subsequent meeting -Ehrlichman -Philadelphia 1972 campaign -Congress -Vetoes -The President's conversations with Ronald L. Ziegler, Ehrlichman, and Hall -Herbert G. Klein’s statement on Presidential support -Gil Carmichael -James O. Eastland -John L. McClellan -Prospects -Connecticut -Hall -George Meany -Peter H. Dominick, Robert C. (“Bob”) Wilson, Robert J. Dole -Kansas -Unknown commentator -The President's forthcoming trip to Chicago -Roman C. Pucinski -New York -State Republicans -Theme -Stanton’s recent call to Stanton -Hall -Congress -Ziegler's statement on accomplishments -Baseball analogy -Revenue sharing Stanton’s recent call to Colson -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -The President’s view -Daniel L. Schorr -Background check -Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI]
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15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 2 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 3m 30s ]
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White House public relations -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew’s statements -Vietnam -Issues to be addressed by surrogates -Vietnam -Retreat -Prisoners of War [POWs] -McGovern's welfare proposal -Taxes -Busing, crime, drugs -Busing -Michigan -Agnew The President left at an unknown time after 2:38 pm. Colson’s schedule -Gleason’s request -Sons of St. Patrick The President entered at an unknown time before 4:09 pm. `-McGovern’s allegations of corruption -White House response -Campaign practices -Klein’s statement -Donald H. Segretti’s activities -McGovern's welfare proposal -$1000 per person
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) An unknown person entered and left at an unknown time before 4:09 pm. The President's schedule -Possible meeting with Ehrlichman -The President’s view Haldeman talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 2:38 pm and 4:09 pm; The President and Colson conferred in the background. [Conversation No. 370-9A] [See Conversation No. 31-142] Public statements -Shultz, Ehrlichman -Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] II -Federal spending -Shultz -Ehrlichman -Welfare The President's schedule -Camp David meeting, October 20, 1972 [End of telephone conversation] The President’s schedule -Camp David meeting, October 20, 1972 -Arrangements -Laurel Lodge -Colson's schedule -Haldeman -Gleason’s request -New York -John F. Kennedy award -Sons of St. Patrick -Arrangements -Connally's and McGovern’s forthcoming TV broadcasts 1972 campaign -Issues
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Economy -Welfare and taxes -Vietnam -POWs -amnesty
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McGovern's state-by-state telethon -News story -Watergate -Questions about welfare, amnesty, abortion, marijuana, Vietnam, school busing -McGovern’s tone -Questions -Technical problem -Welfare -Todd Harshman [?] of Shaker Heights, Ohio -Inconsistencies on issues -Amnesty, tax reform -Amnesty -R. Sargent Shriver -Thomas P. Eagleton -Range and cost -Presentation of issues -The Establishment -Previous press conferences -McGovern's staff -Screening of questions
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 4 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 5m 10s ]
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1972 campaign issues -Public trust -The President compared to McGovern -Corruption -Watergate -Buchanan’s and Lyndon K. (“Mort”) Allin’s staff -Importance of events -Issues -McGovern -Perception by voters -Albert E. Sindlinger -Credibility An unknown person entered and left at an unknown time before 4:09 pm. -Lyndon B. Johnson -Barry M. Goldwater -Public image -Telethons -Corruption -Economic issues -McGovern's strategy -Democratic Party base -Watergate -Public interest -George C. Wallace -Watergate -Effect on the President's campaign staff activities
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Possible White House response by to allegations -Ziegler’s statements -MacGregor -Leonard W. Hall -Agnew -McGovern’s issues -Economic issues -Vietnam -McGovern’s criticism of the President -Economic issues -Food prices, corporate taxes -McGovern’s forthcoming TV broadcasts -Moral crisis -Corruption -Vietnam -Reaction to McGovern's policies -James B. (“Scotty”) Reston -New York Times -New Republic -McGover’s position papers -Henry A. Kissinger -Negotiations -Saigon -McGovern’s statement -News value -News value -McGovern’s radical support -Gary Hart -Unknown person’s recommendation to the President -Volunteers -Spokane, Des Moines, Ames, Iowa -McGovern's efforts -Lack of focus -Vietnam -Corruption -Economic issue -Taxes, food prices -Administration response -Vietnam, national defense, bipartisan foreign policy -Welfare
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 5 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 24m 34s ]
END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 5 ***************************************************************** The President's foreign policy -The Soviet Union -Trade treaty with US -Congress -Timing -Pravda -Comments about the President -Watergate -Gleason’s conversation with Colson -Trust in the President -Soviet Union -Vietnam -The President’s conversation with Leonid I. Brezhnev -McGovern Colson left at 4:09 pm. Manolo Sanchez entered at 4:09 pm. The President's schedule -Residence -Oval Office -Residence -Abraham Lincoln Sitting Room Sanchez left at an unknown time before 4:15 pm. The President's schedule -Meeting Gen. William C. Westmoreland -New York, Camp David
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Philadelphia -Westmoreland meeting -Purpose -Haig -Philadelphia -Use of helicopter as compared with Air Force One -Westmoreland -Shultz -Driving -Revenue sharing ceremony -The President’s previous drive from North Berkeley [California] to Indianapolis -Previous visit to Samuel Goldwyn’s house
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END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 7 ***************************************************************** Vietnam settlement -Possible effect on forthcoming election -Possible scenarios -Settlement -Gen. Nguyen Van Thieu -Assassination -North Vietnamese victory -Effect on McGovern and public -Compared John F. Kennedy and the Bay of Pigs Haldeman left at 4:15 pm.
Conversation No. 370-10
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Date: October 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:15 pm and 4:19 pm Location: Executive Office Building ` Henry A. Kissinger talked with the President. The President's schedule -Gen. William C. Westmoreland -The President's previous conversation with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Philadelphia trip Vietnam negotiations -Anatoly F. Dobrynin -Reports
Conversation No. 370-11 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:15 pm and 4:19 pm Location: Executive Office Building
The President talked with an unknown person. John D. Ehrlichman's schedule -Philadelphia
Conversation No. 370-12 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: 4:19 pm Location: Executive Office Building
The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 31-143]
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07)
Conversation No. 370-13 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: 4:20 pm - 5:00 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Charles W. Colson.
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END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 ***************************************************************** Colson’s schedule -Cancellation -Forthcoming Camp David meeting -H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman Forthcoming Camp David meeting -Domestic issues -Handling -Attack on George S. McGovern National economy -Gross National Product [GNP] -Government purchase spending -Economic growth -Albert E. Sindlinger -Personal income -Consumer Price Index [CPI]
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 2 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 1m 33s ]
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Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 4:20 pm. Unknown item -Abraham Lincoln sitting room -Briefcase Sanchez left at an unknown time before 5:00 pm. Colson’s schedule -Dinner in New York City, October 20, 1972 -Thomas W. (“Teddy”) Gleason -Irish Institute of New York -John F. Kennedy Award -Nelson A. Rockefeller -Colson’s message from the President -Award to Gleason -The President's message -Tone -Paul Hall -The President's message -Gleason’s patriotism -Kennedy -Relationship with the President -Belief in strong America, refusal to surrender -McGovern -National defense, peace with honor
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 3 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 11m 42s ]
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1972 campaign -Corruption -Confidence in the President compared to McGovern -Strength of character -John N. Mitchell's view -Vietnam -Prisoner’s of War [POWs] -Carol Hanson's comment -Television coverage -McGovern -Return of three POWs, September 17, 1972 -Campaign momentum -The President’s recent comments at meeting of National League of Families of American Prisoners -Network coverage -Colson’s recent staff meeting and missing in Southeast Asia -Possible allegations -Voters' attitudes towards issues and politics -Connally's view -Sindlinger's views -Public boredom and annoyance -Building for the future -South -Labor unions -Catholics -Ethnic groups -Franklin D. Roosevelt's coalition -Poor, blacks, Jews -The President's coalition
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Middle class -Catholic vote -1969 -Public education -Professional educators -Parochial schools -Lifestyle issues -Ethnic groups -Italian-Americans -Louis P. Harris -Irish-Americans -Vietnam -The President's May 8, 1972 decision -Effect on US public confidence -North Vietnam -Polls -McGovern's comments -North Vietnam -Spiro T. Agnew’s views -Advisors -Jay Lovestone’s views -Views regarding Vietnam and communism -Helen Gahagen Douglas -Henry A. Wallace -Views regarding dictatorships -Greek government
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Professionals
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Views of “the System” [political and social leanings] -Doctors, lawyers, businessmen -Press, writers and teachers -Patrick J. Buchanan -1960 election -Peter Lisagor's article -Circulation -Kennedy -Press -Kenneth W. Clawson's views -Washington Post -John A. Scali's views -Speeches -Foreign policy -Herbert G. Klein -Clawson -Professionals -Ministers, teachers -Colson’s view -Catholics -Protestants -William F. (“Billy”) Graham Criticisms of the President -Motivations -Press -Law schools -Teaching -Colson’s experience
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28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07)
Colson left at 5:00 pm.
Conversation No. 370-14 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:00 pm and 5:06 pm Location: Executive Office Building
The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 31-144]
Conversation No. 370-15 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: 5:06 pm - 5:08 pm Location: Executive Office Building
The President talked with Dr. Walter R. Tkach. [See Conversation No. 31-145]
Conversation No. 370-16 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: 5:10 pm Location: Executive Office Building
The President talked with the White House operator.
29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) [See Conversation No. 31-146]
Conversation No. 370-17 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:10 pm and 5:14 pm Location: Executive Office Building
The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 31-147]
Conversation No. 370-18 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:10 pm and 5:14 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez. ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 11s ]
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Sanchez left at 5:14 pm.
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07)
Conversation No. 370-19 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: 5:14 pm - 5:17 pm Location: Executive Office Building
Ronald L. Ziegler talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 31-148]
Conversation No. 370-20 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:17 pm and 6:00 pm Location: Executive Office Building
The White House operator talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 31-149]
Conversation No. 370-21 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:17 pm and 6:00 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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31 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 42s ]
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 6:00 pm.
Conversation No. 370-22 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:17 pm and 6:00 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 6:00 pm.
32 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Conversation No. 370-23 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:17 pm and 6:00 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez. ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 28s ]
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 6:00 pm.
Conversation No. 370-24 Date: October 19, 1972 Time: Unknown between 5:17 pm and 6:00 pm Location: Executive Office Building An unknown person talked with the President. The President’s schedule
Conversation No. 370-25 Date: October 19, 1972
33 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Time: Unknown between 5:17 pm and 6:00 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 6:00 pm.
Conversation No. 370-26 Date: October 22, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:15 pm and 12:45 pm Location: Executive Office Building
The President talked with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. Haig’s schedule -Forthcoming meeting with the President
Conversation No. 370-27 Date: October 22, 1972
34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) Time: 12:45 pm - 1:05 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Alexander M. Haig, Jr.
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END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 ***************************************************************** Vietnam -Negotiations -Message from Henry A. Kissinger -Options -Haig’s view -Kissinger’s possible trip to Hanoi -Absence of bilateral settlement -US bombing halt and reduction of bombing -Possible meeting in Paris -Haig’s view -Gen. Nyugen Van Thieu -1972 election -Possible bombing halt -Possible effect on a settlement -Possible Public Statement -Possible bombing halt -Moscow and Peking -The President’s view -Possible trip to Hanoi -Joseph C. Kraft -Eugene J. McCarthy, W[illiam] Averell Harriman -Kissinger's Schedule -Possible trip to Hanoi -Prospects
35 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Bilateral -Thieu -Cease fire -Kissinger's Location -Possible return to Washington, DC -Hanoi -Bombing -Anatoly F. Dobrynin -Possible Reply -Bombing -Military Situation -Cease-fire -Thieu’s cooperation -Possible Responses -Ending bombing in exchange for return of prisoners of war [POWs] -US position on Thieu -Thieu’s position -US peace settlement offer -Thieu’s public response -Possible break with Thieu -Thieu’s possible veto power -Compared to a break with North Vietnam -US Domestic Situation -State Department -Melvin R. Laird -Press -William P. Rogers -The President’s view -Possible Public Statement -May 8, 1972 condition -North Vietnamese withdrawal from South Vietnam -Partition of South Vietnam -Possible break with Thieu -Compared to a break with North Vietnam -Possible public statement -Refusal to impose settlement -Progress in negotiations -North Vietnamese forces in South Vietnam -Haig's possible conversation with Anatoly Dobrynin -Kissinger's Schedule -Paris
36 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Le Duc Tho -Possible trip to Hanoi -1972 election -Pham Van Dong -Leonid I. Brezhnev -1972 election -Bombing -Possible halt or reduction -Mining -20th parallel -Haig's possible conversation with Dobrynin -Kissinger’s message to Hanoi -Laos, Cambodia -US POWs -Democratic Republic of Vietnam [DRV] [North Vietnam] -Saigon, Phnom Penh, Bangkok -Unilateral action -Kissinger’s schedule -Washington, DC -Arnaud de Borchgrave interview [with Dong] -Request for no public action by DRV -US commitment to draft agreement -Possible bombing halt -Kissinger's Companions -William H. Sullivan -Winston Lord Liberal establishment -Kissinger -The President’s view -Sullivan -Lord -Haig’s view Helmut (“Hal”) Sonnenfeldt -Kissinger’s recent trip Vietnam -Negotiations -Kissinger's message -Soviet Union
37 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) -Haig’s possible conversation with Dobrynin -Possible response -Timing -Bombing -Haig's possible conversation with Dobrynin -Secrecy -1972 election -DRV -The President’s efforts and goal -Negotiated settlement -Haig’s possible conversation with Dobrynin Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 12:45 pm. Refreshment Sanchez left at an unknown time before 1:05 pm. Haig’s possible conversation with Dobrynin -The President’s May 8, 1972 decision -1972 election -Kissinger -Brezhnev, Thieu -Bombing halt -1972 election -The President’s view -Secrecy Haig left at 1:05 pm.
Conversation No. 370-28 Date: October 22, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:05 pm and 3:06 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown person.
38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Aug-07) ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 4s ]
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The unknown person left at an unknown time before 3:06 pm.
Conversation No. 370-29 Date: October 22, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:05 pm and 3:06 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez. ***************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal returnable] [Duration: 16s ]
END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 ***************************************************************** Sanchez left at an unknown time before 3:06 pm.