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Date: 
Oct 14, 1972
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
Conversation No. 798-1 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:48 am and 9:00 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Meeting with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -News summary Bull left at an unknown time before 9:00 am.
Conversation No. 798-2 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:48 am and 9:00 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Request for copy of document -Deletions Bull left at an unknown time before 9:00 am.
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Conversation No. 798-3 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: 9:00 am - 10:01 am Location: Oval Office The President met with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Radio Address on Crime and Drug Abuse, October 15, 1972 -Length -Raymond K. Price, Jr. The President’s schedule -John D. Ehrlichman Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 9:00 am. The President's schedule -Meeting with Henry A. Kissinger -Meeting with doctors from the People's Republic of China [PRC] -Time allotted on official schedule -Translation -Meeting with Soviet official [Timofey B. Guzhenko] -Kissinger Bull left at an unknown time before 9:30 am. Congressional relations -Adjournment -Senate -House of Representatives -House Resolution [HR] 1 -Spending ceiling bill -Conference -Wilbur D. Mills The President's schedule -Radio address on Federal Spending, October 7, 1972 -Timing
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Haldeman talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 9:00 am and 9:30 am. [Conversation No. 798-3A] The President's schedule -Radio Address on Federal Spending -Length -Purchase of radio broadcast time [End of telephone conversation] Bull entered at an unknown time after 9:00 am. -Draft of Radio Address on Crime and Drug Abuse -The President’s upcoming trip to Camp David -John K. Andrews, Jr. -Length Bull left at an unknown time before 9:30 am. -Tone Congressional relations -Adjournment -Water bill -Possible veto override -Quorum -Edward M. Kennedy's possible committee investigation [of Watergate] -Sine die -Ehrlichman Vietnam negotiations -Leak source -Kissinger’s concern -William P. Rogers -State Department -Settlement timing -1972 election -Media relations -Tape of alleged Vietnam veteran
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -George S. McGovern -Morning shows -American Broadcasting Corporation [ABC] -Boston talk show -Timing -Unknown talk show host -Quality -Leak source -Kissinger’s concern -Rogers -North Vietnamese -Le Duc Tho -Sweden -Haldeman’s forthcoming conversation with Rogers -State Department -Kissinger’s plan for cease-fire -Coalition government -State Department -Coalition governments -Rogers -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -Haldeman’s view -Executive Office Building [EOB] -Kissinger -Kissinger’s travels -Hanoi -Saigon -Nguyen Van Thieu -Possible television [TV] appearance -The President’s possible statement -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Thieu -The President's schedule -TV appearance -Kissinger’s possible press briefing -Press interpretation Cabinet and Congressional leaders meeting -Possible call back for meeting -Timing
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Broadcast -Kissinger’s briefing Vietnam negotiations -Haig compared to Kissinger -Thieu -North Vietnam -Position -Readiness for settlement The President's schedule -Rose Mary Woods -Camp David -Charles G. ("Bebe") Rebozo -Robert H. Abplanalp -Hobart D. (“Hobe”) Lewis -Access to the President -Woods’s telephone call to the President -Alexander P. Butterfield, Bull, Dwight L. Chapin -Tricia Nixon Cox, Julie Nixon Eisenhower, Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Woods -Instructions for the White House operators The President’s family -Kissinger, Haldeman, Woods -Problems -Haldeman’s possible conversation with Woods
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6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Woods -Butterfield, Bull, Chapin -White House operators -Haldeman’s role
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Stock market -Manipulation -Haig -Changes -Kissinger's Vietnam negotiations -Jews -Opportunities to make money -Short-term gain -Tax
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7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) 1972 campaign practices -Edmund G. Muskie -Possible suit -Peter Lisagor -Richard (“Dick”) Tuck -McGovern campaign -Corruption speech -Seattle -TV coverage -Tone -Detroit News -Response -White paper on Corruption -Attack mode -John B. Connally’s view -Poll numbers -Barry M. Goldwater -Comparison -Corruption issue -Vietnam War issue -Sympathy -Party line -Richard J. Daley -Level of support -Patrick J. Buchanan -Connally’s appearance at an auction King Ranch auction -Ehrlichman Bull entered at an unknown time after 9:00 am. President's schedule -Ehrlichman -Kissinger -Doctors from the PRC Bull left at an unknown time before 9:30 am.
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Connally -Auction meeting -Politics -Democrats for Nixon -Idanell (Brill) (“Nellie”) Connally Establishment -Disassociation from McGovern -Vietnam War peace plan -James B. (“Scotty”) Reston, Joseph C. Kraft -Positions -Buchanan’s view -Differences on the issues -William S. White Ehrlichman entered at 9:30 am. Congressional relations -Adjournment -Conference on debt ceiling -Timing -House of Representatives version of spending limit -Senate -Michael J. Mansfield statement -HR 1 -Mills -Russell B. Long -Conference on debt ceiling -Senate -Taxes -Press coverage -Veto possibility -Water bill -Veto possibility -Senate -Possibility of signing -Spending ceiling -The President’s view
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Watergate -Kennedy -James O. Eastland -Senate rules on investigation -Fredrick C. LaRue -Republicans on the sub-committee -Roman L. Hruska -LaRue -Trial -Attorney General-Senate Judiciary Committee relationship -Investigations -Effect on cases -US attorney -Publicity Congressional relations -HR 1 and water bill -Timing of possible veto messages -Quorum -Pocket veto -Absentees on Senate vote -Loss of support -Foreign policy issues compared to domestic issues -B. Everett Jordan, Charles H. Percy, Jacob K. Javits, Robert W. Packwood, Mark O. Hatfield, William B. Saxbe -Percy -Consumer legislation -Recent telephone calls to Ehrichman -Request for a meeting with the President -Thomas C. Korologos meeting with Percy -Cloture failure -TV criticism of the White House -Packwood, Hatfield, Javits -Administration’s stance -Percy, Javits -Percy -Illinois -Thomas J. Houser -John N. Mitchell -Percy
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Nixon-Roman C. Pucinski bumper stickers -Special fund expenditure -Alderman -Vito Marzullo -Number -Television -The President's trip to Chicago -Media coverage -Airport -Mrs. Nixon, Tricia Nixon Cox, Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Pucinski -Vietnam position -1972 campaign -1972 campaign finances -Compared to Pucinski -Administration support -Primary, meeting, photograph session, letters -Kissinger -Fund raiser -Nixon-Pucinski bumper stickers -Future administration relations -Republican National Convention -Illinois delegation -Leslie C. Arends -William E. Brock, III -The President’s view -Clifford P. Case -Edward W. Brooke -Position on the President's policies -PRC -Case Percy amendment -Welfare reform -Benefits to Illinois, New York -Henry L. Bellmon's amendment -Cost -Long’s statement -Benefits to Illinois -Hearing
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Christian Scientist background -Gen. Douglas MacArthur -Consumer legislation -Request for a meeting with the President -White House staff -St. Louis airport Administration position Missouri -Christopher S. (“Kit”) Bond -Richard B. Ogilvie
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The President’s schedule -Congressional relations -Adjournment -Telephone calls -Camp David -George P. Shultz -Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger Camp David -Radio Address on Crime and Drug Abuse -Public interest -Absenteeism charge US-Soviet Union maritime agreement -Kissinger Bull entered at an unknown time after 9:30 am.
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) The President's schedule -Chinese doctors Bull left at an unknown time before 10:01 am. US-Soviet Union maritime agreement -Peter G. Peterson -Negotiations -Possible link -New York Times article -Peterson -[Timofey B. Guzhenko] -Shipping price -Peterson Bull entered at an unknown time after 9:30 am. Instruction -Woods Ehrlichman and Haldeman left at 10:01 am.
Conversation No. 798-4 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: 10:03 am - 10:39 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown man at 10:03 am. Henry A. Kissinger entered and the unknown man left at 10:03 a.m. Stephen B. Bull entered at 10:04 am. The President's schedule -Chinese doctors
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Dr. John Hogness -Dr. Wu Wei-jan -Photograph opportunity -Press -Gifts -Cuff links Bull left at 10:04 am. The President's and Kissinger’s schedule -Camp David -Radio Address on Crime and Drug Abuse, October 15, 1972 -Meetings -Paris Hogness, Dr. John R. Kernodle, Dr. Edward E. David, Jr., Gen. Walter R. Tkach, James H. Cavanaugh, Wu Wei-jan, Fu Yi-chen, Lin Chiao-chih, Wu Hsueh-yu, Li Yen-shan, Chu Chuanyan, Liu Shih-lien, Han Jui, Chou Kuan-han, Chang Shu-shun, Hsu Chia-yu, Wang Lien-sheng, Lu Tsung-ming, and Tai Tseng-yi entered at 10:04 am.; members of the press and the White House photographer were present at the beginning of the meeting. Introductions [Photograph session] -Dr. Wu James B. ("Scotty") Reston -Operation -Birthday The President's welcome remarks -Scientific and medical exchanges between the People's Republic of China [PRC] and US -The President's trip to Peking -Cure for diseases -Cancer -US research program begun in 1971 -The President’s conversation with PRC leader -The best medical minds working for a cure -Importance -Health facilities
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -The President's health -Appendix US visit -Arrangements PRC -Women doctors -Numbers and quality -Compared to male doctors Gift presentations -Pins -Presidential seal -Cuff links -Presidential seal The President's regards to PRC leaders -Chou En-lai Gift from PRC -Bonsai tree -Age PRC leaders regards to the President -Chou En-lai Mao Tse-tung White House tour Everyone except Kissinger left at 10:19 am. US-PRC relations -Recent meeting with Chinese doctors -Chou En-lai -Schedule and treatment of visitors -Mao Tse-tung -Vietnam War
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) US-Soviet Union maritime agreement -New York Times -Timing of treaty signing -Leak -Negotiations -Peter G. Peterson -Soviets -Shipping price -Peterson -Previous conversation with Kissinger -Shipping price -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin Previous meeting with Kissinger -Peterson -Leonid I. Brezhnev -Lend-lease agreement -Peterson -Publicity -Peterson’s efforts US-Soviet Union trade agreement -Timing -Kissinger's schedule Kissinger’s schedule -The President’s schedule -Camp David -Possible photograph opportunity Vietnam negotiations -Nguyen Van Thieu -Relations with the President -Possible statement -Ellsworth F. Bunker -Gen. Creighton W. Abrams, Jr. -Kissinger’s view -State Department -Coalition government -Media speculation -Hanoi
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -US strategy -Reduction of bombing -Timing -Sorties -Kissinger’s forthcoming meeting with Xuan Thuy -Changes -Thieu -Bunker -The President’s trustworthiness -Settlement announcement Content -Kissinger -Hanoi -Saigon -Possible leak -Relationship to 1972 election -Thieu’s survival -Possible coup -Possible military activity -Comparison to India -Kissinger's schedule -Saigon -William H. Sullivan -Xuan Thuy -William P. Rogers -Sullivan -Communications -Political aspects -1972 election -Thieu -Hanoi -Publicity -Effect -Kissinger's schedule -Saigon -Paris -Le Duc Tho -Post-1972 election possibilities -Bombing halt -Kissinger's schedule scenario
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Saigon -Thieu -Sullivan’s schedule -Bangkok, Vientiane, Phnom Penh -Kissinger’s possible trip to Hanoi -Phillip C. Habib -South Korea -Hanoi -Cease-fire -Hanoi -Bombing halt -Twentieth Parallel -Announcement -Compared to leak -Reaction -Navy, Army, Air Force -Procedure for proposed action -Saigon -Washington, DC -The President's television appearance -October 25, 1972 -Cease fire, October 26, 1972 -Kissinger’s view of Hanoi trip -Pressure for settlement -Laos, Cambodia -Le Duc Tho -Peking trip -Thieu -Agreement possibility -Possible scenarios -State Department and Sullivan -International commissions -Semantics -Agreement quality -Media relations -Hanoi -Political statement -Possible leak -The President’s possible statement -Transportation
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Power unit -French consulate -Areas of discussion with Thieu Kissinger left at 10:39 am.
Conversation No. 798-5 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:39 am and 10:42 am. Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Henry A. Kissinger's return -John D. Ehrlichman, William E. Timmons -Alexander P. Butterfield -Speech draft Bull left at an unknown time before 10:42 am.
Conversation No. 798-6 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:39 am and 10:42 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. Speech -Text -Rose Mary Woods
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) The President's schedule -Departure for Camp David -Congressional adjournment Butterfield left at an unknown time before 10:42 am.
Conversation No. 798-7 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: 10:42 am - 10:56 am Location: Oval Office The President met with John D. Ehrlichman and William E. Timmons. Congressional relations -Adjournment -Water bill -Possible veto -Michael J. Mansfield, Hugh Scott -Previous telephone calls -Override possibility -Spending ceiling bill -Quorum possibility -Possible override -Possible return of Senators and Congressmen -Water bill -Possible veto -Gilbert Gude -Pocket veto -Public relations -Override -House Resolution [HR]1 -Titles -Senate -Russell B. Long -Filibuster -Welfare
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Title IV -Spending limit -Senate -Mansfield -Adjournment -HR 1 -Debt ceiling -Continuing appropriations -George H. Mahon -Telephone call from [Carl B. Albert] -Mansfield -Previous conversation with Albert -Gerald R. Ford -Previous conversation with Timmons -Return after recess -Retrieving Congressmen back to Congress -Marshals -Water bill -Veto possibility -Possible override -HR 1 -Howard H. Baker, Jr. -Spending limit -Quorum possibility -George S. McGovern -Appearance -Possible override -Water bill -Edmund S. Muskie -Letter -Legislative history -Discretionary spending -Veto message -Quorum possibility -Veto message -Taxes Ehrlichman and Timmons left at 10:56 am.
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
Conversation No. 798-8 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:56 am and 10:58 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 31-44]
Conversation No. 798-9 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:56 am and 10:58 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Instruction Bull left at an unknown time before 10:58 am.
Conversation No. 798-10 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: 10:58 am - 11:01 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with Raymond K. Price, Jr. [See Conversation No. 31-45]
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
Conversation No. 798-11 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:01 am and 11:17 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Henry A. Kissinger. Vietnam negotiations -Agreement -Public statements -Effect on Saigon -Possible television appearance by the President -Nygyen Van Thieu -Settlement provisions -Vietnam -Recognition of independence -Cease-fire -US -Mine removal -Views of agreement -William H. Sullivan -Melvin R. Laird -Comment to aide at the Pentagon -Robert LaFollette -Withdrawals -Timeframe -US advisors, military attaches, civilian personnel -US bases -Vietnam -Laos, Cambodia -Military aid -Replacements -North Vietnam -Prisoners of War [POWs] -Christmas -Missing in Action [MIAs] -Prisoners held by South Vietnam
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Thieu -Length of time for potential settlement -South Vietnam -Self-Determination -National Council of National Reconciliation and Concord -Functions -Consultations -Coalition government -Thieu -[Committee of National Reconciliation] [NCR] -Thieu -National Liberation Front [NLF] -Provisional Revolutionary Government [PRG] -Recognition -Meeting with the President -Midway Island, Hawaii, Asia -Timing after the election -Kissinger’s possible trip to Hanoi -San Clemente Timing of meeting -Reunification -International Commission of Control and Supervision [ICSS] -North Vietnamese -Motives -Bombing, mining -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Soviet Union -PRC supplies -Bombing -Troops in South Vietnam -Le Duc Tho -Previous conversation with Kissinger -Haig -NLF -Views
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Demobilization -Haig -Message -Armistice compared to permanent peace -Moscow The President's schedule -Soviet official [Timofey B. Guzhenko] -Peter G. Peterson -Peter M. Flanigan -US-Soviet Union maritime agreement Kissinger left at 11:17 am.
Conversation No. 798-12 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: 11:19 am - 11:31 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Henry A. Kissinger. The President talked with H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman at an unknown time between 11:19 am and 11:31 am. [Conversation No. 798-12A] The President's schedule -Meeting with Soviet official [Timofey B. Guzhenko] -Meeting with Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Education speech -Memorandum -John D. Ehrlichman -Charles W. Colson [End of telephone conversation]
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Vietnam negotiations -Le Duc Tho -Message -French -Airport attaché channel -State Department -Central Intelligence Agency [CIA] -Democratic Republic of Vietnam [DRV] -Return of prisoners held in South Vietnam -Nguyen Van Thieu -Xuan Thuy -North Vietnam -Relations with US -A “new era” in relations -Kissinger’s response -Prisoner release -National Council of National Reconciliation and Concord -Thieu -Possible action -Criminal sentences -Possible civilian bloodshed -Settlement announcement -Kissinger's Schedule -Hanoi -Timing -1972 election -Settlement provisions -Cambodia and Laos -Recognition of independence -Foreign bases -Military activities -Troops, advisors, military personnel -Cease-fire -Continuation of war -Thieu’s objection statement -North Vietnam -Possible status at the end of 1973 -Cambodia -Prisoners of War [POW’s] bombing -Need for supplemental aid from Congress
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Thieu -Economic, military, moral support by US -Options -Congress -US public support -Polls -Communist government in South Vietnam -Ellsworth F. Bunker Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 11:19 am. The President's schedule -Guzhenko -Peter G. Peterson -Photograph opportunity -Peter M. Flanigan Bull left at an unknown time before 11:31 am. -US-Soviet Union maritime agreement Vietnam negotiations -Thieu -Political implications in US -1972 election -Economic and military assistance -League of American Families -POWs -Situation -Kitty Hawk -Race riot -Thailand bases -Meeting with the President -San Clemente -Mrs. Thieu -Hawaii -Casa Pacifica Kissinger’s schedule -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin’s message for the President
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03)
Kissinger left at 11:31 am.
Conversation No. 798-13 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: 11:33 am - 11:53 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Timofey B. Guzhenko, Anatoliy F. Dobrynin, Peter G. Peterson, and Peter M. Flanigan ; the White House photographer and members of the press were present at the beginning of the meeting. Greetings -Peterson [Photographic session] US-Soviet Union maritime agreement -Negotiations -Difficulty -Rates -Moscow -The President’s meeting with Leonid I. Brezhnev -Congress -Peterson, Flanigan -Implications -Continuation of constructive relationship -Political matters -Probability of closer relations -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin, Andrei A. Gromyko -Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Visit to Soviet ship [Tovarishch] -Baltimore -Reception from Soviet Union sailors -Possible visit to Soviet Union
28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -[Dwight] David Eisenhower, II -Brezhnev -Tricia Nixon Cox -Possible visit to Soviet Union -Work -Peterson -The President’s trip to the Soviet Union -Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Baltimore visit to Tovarishch -Visits -New York -Leningrad -The President's schedule -Future trip to Soviet Union -Wines -Kiev -Ukraine -Georgia -1966 vintage -California, New York -Kotovsk -Guzhenko’s efforts Gifts -Cuff links -Presidential seal Private message from Dobrynin -Henry A. Kissinger The President’s possible travel on Soviet Union ship Guzhenko et al. left at 11:53 am.
29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) Conversation No. 798-14 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:53 am and 11:56 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Meeting with Raymond K. Price, Jr., John D. Ehrlichman, H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman Bull left at an unknown time before 11:56 am.
Conversation No. 798-15 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: 11:57 am - 1:27 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull and Raymond K. Price, Jr. Greetings Meeting participants -H.R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -John D. Ehrlichman -Location Weather Bull left at 11:56 am. Clothing -Sport coats The President's schedule -Camp David
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Hobart D. (“Hobe”) Lewis -Charles G. (“Bebe”) Rebozo -Robert H. Abplanalp Ehrlichman entered at 11:57 am. Speeches -Foreign policy -Vietnam Haldeman entered at 11:58 am. Manolo Sanchez entered at 11:58 am. Refreshments Sanchez left at an unknown time before 1:26 pm. Foreign policy speech -Foreign Affairs article by the President, 1967 -Vietnam -Soviet Union, the People's Republic of China [PRC], Middle East, Europe -Conference of European Security and Cooperation -Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty [SALT] II -US-Soviet Union trade agreement -Vietnam -Peking, Moscow initiatives -Henry A. Kissinger's schedule -Proposed timing of speech -Possibility of change in events -George S. McGovern -Foreign affairs handling -Timing -Kissinger’s schedule -October 29, 1972 Radio speeches -Philosophy of government -Paternalism -Tone
31 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Spending ceiling -Crime and drug abuse -Non-partisan tone -Crime and drug abuse -Uplifting subject matter -The President’s trip to Atlanta -Programs for next four years -Press relations -Spending -Public expectations -Philosophy of government -Paternalism -New American Majority speech -Timing -Sunday newspapers -News value -Veterans -American farmer -Small town -Hannibal, Missouri -Busing -Education -Clark MacGregor -Aid to parochial schools -McGovern -Lobby -National Education Association [NEA] -Finances -Property taxes -Property taxes -Tax reform -Aid for the elderly -Timing -1972 election -Congressional adjournment -News value -Spending ceiling -Fiscal dividend -Federal bureaucracy restraint -Milton Friedman
32 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Herbert Stein -George P. Shultz -Inflation -American farmer -The President's trip to Ohio -Importance -Bryce Harlow -John C. Whitaker -Veterans -Property taxes -Elderly -Personal subsidy -Timing -Inflation -Costs -Debt, Social Security, wages -Crime -Paternalism -Tax reform -Veterans -Copy of draft on taxes -Lewis A. Engman -Shultz, Stein -Decision by the President -Property tax -Value Added Tax [VAT] -Property taxes -Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations [ACIR] -Neil H. McElroy Commission -ACIR -Education financing -McGovern -Federal government expansion -Department of Health, Education and Welfare [HEW], Social Security Administration [SSA], government payrolls -Appropriations -Wilbur D. Mills -Shultz -Tax reductions -1969
33 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Fiscal dividend -Engman and Shultz -William F. Safire -Foreign policy -“Look to the future” -Safire -Economic topics -Los Angeles -Urban affairs draft -“Look to the future” -Item for the weekend newspapers -Foreign policy -Ohio -American farmer -Newsworthiness -Foreign policy -Crime and drug abuse -Timing -Football, Meet the Press -World Series -Church
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Radio speeches -Crime and drug abuse -Timing -World Series -Ratings
34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -American farmer -Vietnam veterans -Timing -Press coverage -Amnesty -Strong US -Volunteer armed forces -Respect -Law enforcement -Law enforcement officials -Crime and drug abuse -[Frank J. Tummillo] -Drug dealing -Mafia -Medals for law enforcement officials -Tummillo -Congressional Medal of Honor -Medal of Freedom -Presidential medal -Freedom -The President’s Laredo, Texas speech -Symbolism -Previous visit to the White House -Citizens Medal -J. Edgar Hoover -Treasury Department -Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI] -Comparison to Vietnam combat medals -Tummillo -Citizens Medal -Conversation with the President -Fordham University -New York -Philadelphia -Treasury Department -Citizens Medal Congressional Medal of Honor -American farmer -Education -Timing
35 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -American dream -California delivery -Foreign policy -Kissinger's office -Lee W. Huebner -Draft -Style -American farmer and Veterans speeches -Significance -Tax -Timing -Education -Equal opportunity -Work ethic, job training, women -1972 election issues -Safire -The President’s nomination acceptance speech -Controversy -McGovern -John B. Connally -Tone -The President’s instructions on speeches -Equal opportunities -Education -Urban affairs -Government responsiveness -Revenue sharing -Great Society programs -New Federalism -Draft for Ehrlichman -Crime -Washington, DC -Address on Crime and Drug Abuse -Welfare rights -Arrests -Democrats for Nixon -Ehrlichman’s draft -Equal opportunity -Education -Harvard University urbanologists
36 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Revenue sharing -John V. Lindsay -Quality of life -1970 State of the Union address -Environment -Water bill veto -Press relations -McGovern -Position -Staff paper -One subject approach -Timing -1972 campaign conclusion -Length -Disclaimer -The President's office in Camp David -Address on Crime and Drug Abuse 1972 campaign -The President's schedule -Congress -Consideration of bills passed -Number -Radio addresses -New York -Timing of announcement -Regions to be covered -Congressional relations -Speech schedule -Action on bills -Tax increase -The President’s consultations with Domestic Council, William E. Timmons, Congressional leaders Revenue sharing signing ceremony -Timing -Wires -Philadelphia -Demonstrators -Democrats
37 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Independence Hall -House of Representatives hall -Advantages -Frank L. Rizzo -Philadelphia City Hall -Security -Rizzo -Milton J. Shapp -Invitation -Reception for the President -Rizzo -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Possible appearance -Mayors wives -[Unknown person] -Wilmer D. Mizell [?] -[Unknown person] -Tampa [Dick A. Greco, Jr.] -Connally’s statement -Monterrey, California -Democrat Mayors for Nixon -Independence Hall -Shapp -Hecklers -Motorcade -Invitees -Carpenters Hall -Senate, House of Representatives -Legislation's cosponsors -Mills -Huey Long -Russell B. Long -Timing -Television coverage -Rizzo -Crowd control -Police involvement -Blacks -Shapp -Editorials
38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Independence Hall -Courtyard -Hecklers -Liberty Bell -Receiving line -Declaration of Independence -Signing of the Constitution -Rizzo’s appeal to the President -Rizzo -R. Sargent hriver anecdote -Allegation -Unknown woman -Channel 3 Westinghouse [KYW-TV] -Kenneth R. Cole, Jr. -Housing commissioner position -Press relations -Independence Hall -Upcoming telephone call from Ehrlichman to Rizzo -Announcement -Invitation to the President -Telephone call from Rizzo to the President 1972 campaign -The President’s schedule -Bills Speeches -Work ethic -American working men -Labor Day -Ehrlichman’s view -The President's decision making -Price’s staffer’s suggestion Television [TV] Oval Office -McGovern -Oval Office -TV -Comparison with radio speeches from Camp David office -Renewal of American spirit
39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Urban affairs -American farm -Murray Weidenbaum -Speech -Bringing the nation together -St. Louis, Missouri International relations -The President’s accomplishments -Vietnam war -Recent visitor’s comment -Japan–PRC relations -The President’s trip the PRC -PRC–Soviet Union initiatives -North Korea-South Korea relations -Romanians, Poles -Czechoslovakia -Potential of war -India, Pakistan -Jews -Arabs -Communism -Soviet Union, PRC -Vietnam, Korea The President's philosophy of differences -Old, young -Men, women -Blacks, whites -Gen. Walter R. Tkach, doctors from the PRC -World leaders -Chou En-Lai, the President -Leonid I. Brezhnev, the President -The President's 1967 Foreign Affairs article -The President's approach contrasted with McGovern's -Soviet Union -Interests -College campuses -Jobs -Faculties
40 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -The President's philosophy of differences -The Great Society -Civil War -Blacks -White Southerners -White Northerners -Commonality of interest -Economics -Harry S. Ashmore quote The South -Southern strategy -Lyndon B. Johnson -The President’s education -Gen. William T. Sherman -Gone With the Wind -March on Atlanta -Reconstruction -Gen. Ulysses S. Grant -Sherman -Edwin Stanton -Southern pride -Northerners -Linwood Holton -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Sidwell Friends School -Black quota -Whittier College -Sensitivity of Southerners -Unknown woman -Comment to the President -Southern strategy -Appointment of judges -Busing -Politicians -Richard B. Russell -John C. Stennis -Long -Jacob Javits -Democrats
41 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -George C. Wallace -Connally -The President -Race -Defense issue -McGovern -Supporters -Lifestyle -Morality, patriotism -Race -Michigan -Alabama -Schools -Desegregation -Taxes on private schools -Respect for the law, Presidency -Labor -George Meany, Shultz -Edward R.G. Heath -Conversations with the British, 1970 -Comparison with British -Sir Anthony Barber -Wage and price controls -Labor unions -Arthur F. Burns -Meany -Public opinion -Meany -McGovern -Popularity -Patriotism Speeches -Themes -The American spirit -New American Majority -The President’s trip to Atlanta -Franklin D. Roosevelt's coalition -South, North -City bosses, intellectuals
42 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Labor, wealthy -Group appeal -Italian-Americans, Polish-Americans, Southerners -Midwesterners -The President’s parents -Far Westerners, Upper New Yorkers -Basic American values -Patriotism -Moral, spiritual values -Permissiveness -Work ethic -Welfare -The South -Regional meeting -Vietnam war -The President’s November 3, 1969 speech -Cambodia -May 8, 1972 military action -Universities -Compared with other areas of support -National defense -Ethnics, mountain, farm areas -Educated suburban areas -Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago -May 8, 1972 action -Establishment reaction -Business community -Stock Market -Educators, college presidents -Media -Sources of support for the President -View of elites -South, ethics, labor, farmers, cattlemen -San Diego, Orange County -Foreign policy -Robert Teeter -Evanston, Pasadena, San Marino, Arcadia -Catholic vote -Abortion issue -South
43 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Nov-03) -Racism -Priority of issues -Patriotism -Morality -Religion -Material issues -Taxes -Prices -McGovern -Welfare proposal -Wages -Labor -Business David C. Hoopes entered at 1:26 pm. The President’s schedule -Congressional adjournment -Conference -Debt ceiling bill -Timmons’s view -Timmons's telephone calls Price, Ehrlichman, Haldeman, and Hoopes left at 1:27 pm.
Conversation No. 798-16 Date: October 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:27 pm and 1:30 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez. The President's schedule -Executive Office Building [EOB] Sanchez left at an unknown time before 1:30 pm.