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Date: 
Apr 06, 1971 - Apr 18, 1971
Location: 
White House Telephone
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 1-1 Date: April 6, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:51 am and 11:53 am Location: White House Telephone Brett [Surname unknown; Secret Service agent] talked with the White House operator. Request for ring back
Conversation No. 1-2 Date: April 6, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:51 am and 11:53 am Location: White House Telephone An unknown man talked with the White House operator. Request for ring back
Conversation No. 1-3 Date: April 6, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:53 am and 12:10 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Henry A. Kissinger
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Conversation No. 1-4 Date: April 6, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:53 am and 12:10 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. President's upcoming speech on Vietnam -Input from White House staff and others -Rose Mary Woods -Patrick J. Buchanan -John A. Scali -Possible American withdrawal -Leonard Garment -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -John D. Ehrlichman -Laos -Creighton W. Abrams -Administrations credibility -Garment's views -Kissinger's future statement -Tone -White House "Doves" -George P. Shultz -Ehrlichman -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Clark MacGregor -Robert H. Finch -Domestic issues -George S. McGovern -Drop in American and Vietnamese casualties -Bombing reduction -Regions -Defense of Administration -Staff -New York Times, Washington Post -Joseph W. Alsop column Recording ends while the conversation is in progress.
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 1-5 Date: April 6, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:10 pm and 12:14 pm Location: White House Telephone The President conferred with John D. Ehrlichman and Alexander P. Butterfield. Instructions The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 12:10 pm and 12:14 pm. [See Conversation No. 475-4A] Call to Clifford M. Hardin
Conversation No. 1-6 Date: April 6, 1971 Time: 12:14 pm - 12:17 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Clifford M. Hardin. [See Conversation No. 475-4B] Agricultural Extension Service -President's decision -John B. Connally -John D. Ehrlichman -George P. Shultz -Office of Management and Budget [OMB] staff Claude W. Gifford -Appointment
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
The President talked with Gifford at an unknown time after 12:14 pm and before 12:17 pm. [Conversation No. 1-6A] [See Conversation No. 475-4C] Appointment -Benefits The President talked with Hardin at an unknown time after 12:14 pm and before 12:17 pm. [Conversation No. 1-6B] [See Conversation No. 475-4D]
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Implementation of President's decision
Conversation No. 1-7 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:25 pm and 9:27 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to H. R. (Bob) Haldeman
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Conversation No. 1-8 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 9:27 pm - 9:31 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with H. R. (Bob) Haldeman. President's previous speech on Southeast Asia -President's emotional at end of speech -Network analysis -American Broadcasting Company [ABC] -National Broadcasting Corporation [NBC] -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -Dan Rather -William F. (Billy) Graham's reaction -Brody F. Black, Cincinnati Inquirer -Others' reactions -William P. Rogers reaction
Conv. No. 1-6 (cont.)
Conversation No. 1-9 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 9:31 pm Location: White House Telephone The President conferred with an unknown woman. Unknown man The President talked with the White House operator at 9:31 pm. Call to Henry A. Kissinger
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 1-10 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 9:31 pm - 9:39 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. President's previous speech on Southeast Asia -November 3, 1969 speech -Network analysis -John W. Chancellor -Dan Rather -Marvin L. Kalb -Pentagon correspondent -Howard K. Smith -Conclusion of speech -Reaction of Alexander M. Haig, Jr. and Winston Lord -Kissinger's reaction -Analysis of Presidents delivery -Congressional leaders -Carl B. Albert -Hugh Scott -Gerald R. Ford -Robert P. Griffin -Cabinet -Kissingers reaction -Network analysis -Chancellor, Rather -White House staff and Cabinet -H. R. (Bob) Haldeman -John D. Ehrlichman -George P. Shultz -John B. Connally -Reaction to possible North Vietnam intransigence -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Soviet efforts
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Conversation No. 1-11 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:39 pm to 9:42 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Rose Mary Woods
Conversation No. 1-12 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 9:42 pm - 9:49 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Rose Mary Woods. President's speech on Southeast Asia -Reactions -Kevin Taylor's saluting President -John A. (Jack) Mulcahy's reaction -[Forename unknown] Bergen -[Forename unknown] OHara
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-Bergen and O'Hara The President conferred with Manolo Sanchez at an unknown time between 9:42 pm and 9:49 pm. Fireplace [End of conferral] President's speech on Southeast Asia -Bergen -Length -Cabinet -John B. Connally -William P. Rogers -Callers' reactions -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Rogers -Taylor anecdote -John N. Mitchell -People to be called -Callers' reactions -Agnew -Rogers -Hobart D. Lewis -Leonard K. Firestone -Dwight L. Chapin -Marjorie P. Acker -Robert J. Dole People to be called -Agnew -Rogers -Lewis
Conversation No. 1-13
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Date: April 7, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:49 pm and 9:52 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator; Manolo Sanchez and an unknown man can be heard in the background. Conv. No. 1-12 (cont.) Call to William F. (Billy) Graham
Conversation No. 1-14 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 9:52 pm - 9:55 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with William F. (Billy) Graham. President's previous speech on Southeast Asia -Kevin Taylor's salute -Dan Rather Graham's schedule President's previous speech on Southeast Asia Role of John F. Kennedy in Vietnam War -Graham's article in New York Times -Overthrow of Ngo Dihn Diem -Combat troops -Laos -South Vietnam -Lyndon B. Johnson -Henry Cabot Lodge -Diem -J. William Fulbright -Tonkin Gulf resolution
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
President's previous speech of Southeast Asia -Taylor
Conversation No. 1-15 Conv. No. 1-13 (cont.) Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 9:56 pm - 10:00 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Vice President Spiro T. Agnew. Copley newspapers President's previous speech on Southeast Asia -Kevin Taylor's salute -Attitude of posterity -Network analysis -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -Congress responsibility -Perspective -Message to Leslie T. (Bob) Hope
Conversation No. 1-16 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:00 pm and 10:07 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with William P. Rogers. Reception at Luxemburg Embassy -Foreign Minister President's previous speech on Southeast Asia -Melvin R. Laird reaction
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Kevin Taylor -Reaction of Luxemburgers -Reaction of American people -President's other options -Rogers copy -H. R. (Bob) Haldeman -Taylor -Congressional leaders -Lairds opinion -Prisoners of War [POW] issue -President's policy -Taylor's father -President's speech -Delivery -President's meeting with Congressional leaders -[Thomas] Hale Boggs -Carl B. Albert -Hugh Scott -President's speech -Adele (Langston) Rogers reaction -David M. Abshires reaction -Public reaction
Conversation No. 1-17 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 10:07 pm - 10:16 pm Location: White House Telephone H. R. (Bob) Haldeman talked with the President. President's previous speech on Southeast Asia -Reactions to speech -William P. Rogers -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -William F. (Billy) Graham -Henry A. Kissinger -John N. Mitchell
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-Hobart D. Lewis -Robert J. Dole -Nelson A. Rockefeller -Ronald W. Reagan -John J. Rhodes -Lowell P. Weicker, Jr. -Edwin B. Forsythe -Clifford P. Hansen Conv. No. 1-16 (cont.) -Hugh Scott -George P. Romney -James D. Hodgson -Rogers C. B. Morton -Winton M. (Red) Blount -John A. Volpe -Union leaders -George Meany -Peter J. Brennan -Peter Fosco -Michael J. May -John F. Griner -S. Frank Raferty -Jessie M. Calhoon -Textile workers leaders -Charles W. Colson follow up -C. L. Dennis -Frank E. Fitzsimmons -Thomas Boyle -John B. Connally -Business leaders -John A. Mulcahy -President of Tuskegee -Mayor of Paterson, New Jersey -Robert Turrell (sp?) -Public reaction -Lt. William L. Calley, Jr. case -Conservatives -Young Americans for Freedom [YAF] -M. Stanton Evans, American Conservative Union -Patrick J. Buchanan -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Mark I. Goode
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-Leonard Garment -Harry S. Dent -Buchanan
Conversation No. 1-18 Conv. No. 1-17 (cont.) Date: April 7, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:16 pm and 10:20 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to H. R. (Bob) Haldeman
Conversation No. 1-19 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 10:20 pm Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President. H. R. (Bob) Haldeman's location
Conversation No. 1-20 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:20 pm and 10:21 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator.
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Call to Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 1-21 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 10:21 pm - 10:27 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. Reactions to President's speech on Southeast Asia -William F. Buckley, Jr. -Military draft Military draft -Attitude of military -Vietnam War -Volunteer army Reactions to President's speech -Joseph W. and Stewart J.O. Alsop -Impact -Media -Dan Rather -Troop withdrawal -Cabinet -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Ed [Surname unknown] -Kissinger's reaction -Kevin Taylor -Associated Press [AP], United Press International [UPI] -Karl Taylor, Jr. -Mrs. Karl Taylor -Karl Taylor -Exploit -Lt. William L. Calley Jr. -Patriotism -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Donald V. Bennett
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-Reaction
Conversation No. 1-22 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 10:27 pm - 10:28 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Rose Mary Woods
Conversation No. 1-23 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 10:28 pm - 10:32 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Rose Mary Woods. Reactions to President's speech on Southeast Asia -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Hobart D. Lewis -Nelson A. Rockefeller -Jack Drown -Frederick H. Schroeder -Freeman Gosden -Health -Floyd Ablum -Forthcoming telephone call -James E. Bassett -Lewis -Gosden -Rockefeller
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 1-24 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 10:34 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked to the White House operator. Call to Ronald L. Ziegler
Conversation No. 1-25 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 10:34 pm - 10:35 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Charles G. (Bebe) Rebozo
Conversation No. 1-26 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 10:35 pm - 10:37 pm Location: White House Telephone Henry A. Kissinger talked with the President. Reaction to President's speech on Southeast Asia -Joseph W. Alsop -Robert C. Byrd and Hugh Scott -Alsop
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 1-27 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 10:38 pm - 10:45 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles G. (Bebe) Rebozo. President's previous speech on Southeast Asia -Popular reaction -Karl Taylor -Kevin Taylor Manolo Sanchez talked with Rebozo at an unknown time between 10:38 pm and 10:45 pm.
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THE PRESIDENT TALKED WITH REBOZO AT AN UNKNOWN TIME BETWEEN 10:38 PM AND 10:45 PM
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President's previous speech on Southeast Asia -Charts -Deadline on Paris negotiations -Reaction -Kevin Taylor
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Rebozo's schedule -Conversation with John N. Mitchell
Conversation No. 1-28 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 10:45 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Ronald L. Ziegler
Conversation No. 1-29 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 10:45 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Ronald L. Ziegler's location
Conversation No. 1-30 Date: April 7,1971 Time: 10:45 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Charles W. Colson
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 1-31 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 10:46 pm - 10:48 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles W. Colson. President's previous speech on Southeast Asia -Organized labor's reaction -Ending of speech -S. Frank Raferty -George Meany -Peter J. Brennan -Building trades leaders -Frank E. Fitzsimmons -Media reaction -Ending -Tone
Conversation No. 1-32 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 10:49 pm - 10:50 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler; Thelma C. (Pat) Nixon and Julie Nixon Eisenhower can be heard in the background. Presidents previous speech on Southeast Asia -Reaction -Henry A. Kissinger -Ending of speech -Helen A. Thomas
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 1-33 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 10:51 pm - 10:52 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Nelson A. Rockefeller Presidents previous speech on Southeast Asia Vietnam -Negotiations -President's options Presidents previous speech on Southeast Asia -Chart -Media reaction -Young boys reaction -Rockefeller's support -John V. Lindsay -Margaretta (Happy) Rockefeller
Conversation No. 1-34 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:52 pm and 11:08 pm Location: White House Telephone Rose Mary Woods talked with the President. Presidents previous speech on Southeast Asia -Reaction -Adm. Thomas H. Moorer -Paul W. Keyes -Cabinet
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-William P. Rogers -John N. Mitchell -Keyes -Moorer -Woods -Louis [Surname unknown] Conv. No. 1-34 (cont.)
Conversation No. 1-35 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 11:08 pm - 11:11 pm Location: White House Telephone H. R. (Bob) Haldeman talked with the President. Presidents previous speech on Southeast Asia -Orders for White House staff -Cabinet reaction -John N. Mitchell -William P. Rogers -James D. Hodgson -George P. Romney -John A. Volpe -Winton M. (Red) Blount -John B. Connally -White House staff -Public relations -Charles W. Colson -Ronald L. Ziegler -Press -Call to Connally
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Conversation No. 1-36 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 11:12 pm Location: White House Telephone Hobart D. Lewis talked with the President . Presidents previous speech on Southeast Asia -Lewis reaction -Conclusion -Kevin Taylor -Troop withdrawals Lewis schedule -Trip -Gifts from President
Conversation No. 1-37 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 11:13 pm - 11:14 pm Location: White House Telephone Henry A. Kissinger talked with the President. Reaction to President's speech on Southeast Asia -Ellsworth Bunker -Clark MacGregor -White House staff "doves" -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Robert H. Finch -H. R. (Bob) Haldeman -Nelson A. Rockefeller -Ronald W. Reagan
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Conversation No. 1-38 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:14 pm and 11:21 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to H. R. (Bob) Haldeman
Conversation No. 1-39 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:14 pm and 11:21 pm Location: White House Telephone H. R. (Bob) Haldeman talked with the President. Reaction to President's speech on Southeast Asia -Clark MacGregor -Henry A. Kissinger -Haldeman's conversation with MacGregor -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Robert H. Finch -John D. Ehrlichman -MacGregor, Finch -Rumsfeld -Rose May Woods -Kissinger -John B. Connally
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Conversation No. 1-40 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:14 pm and 11:21 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 1-41 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:14 pm and 11:21 pm Location: White House Telephone Henry A. Kissinger talked with the President. Presidents previous speech on Southeast Asia -Mrs. Karl Taylor -Call from Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Call from Kissinger -Return call
Conversation No. 1-42 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:14 pm and 11:21 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Ronald W. Reagan
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 1-43 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:14 pm and 11:21 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Freeman Gosden. Greetings Reaction to President's speech on Southeast Asia -Tone -Floyd Ablum -Ending -Medal of Honor winners -Mrs. Karl Taylor -Kevin Taylor -Reaction Vietnam -President's policy -Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidents previous speech
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Movie industry -Presidents meeting -Taft Schreiber -Self reform -Costs -Samuel Goldwyn Conv. No. 1-43 (cont.)
Conversation No. 1-44 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:14 pm and 11:21 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Robert C. Byrd
Conversation No. 1-45 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 11:21 pm - 11:32 pm Location: White House Telephone H. R. (Bob) Haldeman talked with the President. Reaction to President's speech on Southeast Asia -John B. Connally -John Snyder -Joe Fowler -David M. Kennedy -John H. Burns -Frank T. Bow -John G. Tower -George H. Mahon -Paul W. McCracken
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-[Forename unknown] Barker -Governor [Forename unknown] Robinson -Paul A. Volcker -Closing -Clark MacGregor -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Charles W. Colson's talks with unionists -Newspaper editors -Mike O'Neil, New York Daily News -Martin S. Hayden, Detroit News -Frank S. Meyer, National Review -Clayton Kirkpatrick, Chicago Tribune -Jimmy Stolven [sp?] -Carlyle Reed, Sacramento Union -Victor H. Krulak San Diego Union -Richard Pierce, San Francisco Examiner -John H. Colburn, Wichita Eagle -Media reaction -John W. Chancellor -William P. Rogers -William E. Brock, III -Gordon L. Allott, Jr. -Deane C. Davis -Reaction -Robert C. Byrd -Norris Cotton -George S. McGovern -Polls -White House -Opinion Research Corporation [ORC] -White House staff -Rumsfeld -Ronald L. Ziegler -Telegrams -Western Union -Phone calls -Polls
Conv. No. 1-43 (cont.)
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Conversation No. 1-46 Date: April 7, 1971 Time: 11:33 pm - 11:36 pm Location: White House Telephone Robert C. Byrd talked with the President. Presidents previous speech on Southeast Asia -Wire statements Vietnam -President's briefing -Robert P. Griffin -House leadership -Griffin -Byrd
Conversation No. 1-47 Date: April 8, 1971 Time: Unknown between 3:03 pm and 3:55 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Tricia Nixon. [See Conversation No. 475-22a]
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29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
This conversation was cut off at an unknown time before 3:55 pm. Conversation No. 1-48 Date: April 8, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:23 pm and 5:28 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Judge Thomas F. Murphy
Conversation No. 1-49 Date: April 8, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:23 pm and 5:28 pm Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President. Judge Thomas F. Murphy's location
Conversation No. 1-50 Date: April 8, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:37 pm and 9:57 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Henry A. Kissinger
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Conversation No. 1-51 Date: April 8, 1971 Time: 9:57 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to H. R. (Bob) Haldeman Henry A. Kissinger's location
Conversation No. 1-52 Date: April 8, 1971 Time: 9:59 pm - 10:03 pm Location: White House Telephone H. R. (Bob) Haldeman talked with the President . Dinner for W. Clement Stone -Presidents remarks -Richard B. Ogilvie -William J. Scott -Charles H. Percy -Supersonic Transport [SST] -President's remarks -National defense -Max M. Fisher -Middle East -Percy -Vote on Anti-ballistic Missile [ABM] President's speech, April 7, 1971 -Reaction of attendees at Stone dinner -Poll -Mamie D. Eisenhower
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-Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Mrs. Karl Taylor -Kevin Taylor -Reaction Haldeman's schedule Conv. No. 1-52 (cont.)
Conversation No. 1-53 Date: April 8, 1971 Time: 10:06 pm - 10:15 pm Location: White House Telephone Henry A. Kissinger talked with the President . Vietnam -Kissinger's dinner with Rand Corporation officials -William R. Hewlett -William Webster -President's speech of April 7, 1971 -President's dinner for W. Clement Stone -Charles H. Percy -Richard B. Ogilvie -Reaction -Supersonic Transport [SST] -Kevin and Mrs. Karl Taylor -Account by Mamie D. Eisenhower -Reaction to speech -Eric Sevareid -Presidential use of the media -Ronald L. Ziegler -President's Vietnam policy options -Prisoners of war [POW] issue -Ziegler -Melvin R. Laird -Forthcoming lunch with Kissinger -Lt. William L. Calley, Jr. -Reaction -Liberals
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-Congressional reaction Conversation No. 1-54 Date: April 9, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:40 am and 10:02 am Location: White House Telephone Conv. No. 1-52 (cont.) The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Alexander M. Haig, Jr.
Conversation No. 1-55 Date: April 9, 1971 Time: 10:03 am - 10:27 am Location: White House Telephone Alexander M. Haig, Jr. talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 476-8A] Meeting with the President
Conversation No. 1-56 Date: April 9, 1971 Time: 10:27 am - 10:28 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 476-9A] Call to Charles W. Colson
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Conversation No. 1-57 Date: April 9, 1971 Time: 10:28 am - 10:31 am Location: White House Telephone Charles W. Colson talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 476-10] President's dinner for W. Clement Stone -Charles H. Percy -Supersonic Transport [SST] controversy
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-President's position on the SST President's speech of April 7, 1971 -Reaction President's dinner for Stone -References to SST -End of President's remarks
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Conversation No. 1-58 Date: April 9, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:31 am and 11:01 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 476-11A] Call to Ronald L. Ziegler
Conversation No. 1-59 Date: April 9, 1971 Time: 11:01 am - 11:02 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler. [See Conversation No. 476-11B] Future press briefing -Washington Post story -Paul W. McCracken -President's position
Conversation No. 1-60 Date: April 9, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:35 pm and 1:47 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator.
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[See Conversation No. 476-18] Call to
Conversation No. 1-61 Conv. No. 1-60 (cont.) Date: April 9, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:35 pm and 1:47 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 476-21] Call to Arthur F. Burns The operator placed the call on hold at an unknown time. [No conversation] Burns location
Conversation No. 1-62 Date: April 9, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:35 pm and 1:47 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 476-22] Call to Judge
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Conversation No. 1-63 Date: April 9, 1971 Time: 1:47 pm - 1:54 pm Location: White House Telephone Conv. No. 1-60 (cont.) The President talked with Arthur F. Burns. [See Conversation No. 476-25] Council on International Economic Policy -Cabinet Room briefing -Future of US economy -International monetary policy -Briefing -Review by staff of Federal Reserve System and Burns -Peterson's meeting with Burns -Distribution -White House staff -Anti-trust laws -Air transportation -Foreign governments -Paul W. McCracken -Burns views -Sherman Anti-Trust Act -Administration's position -Aviation industry -Mergers -Report from Burns -Charts -US position in world -Aviation industry -Justice Department -Mitchell -Memorandum form Burns
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Anti-trust -Study by Burns staff -Banks International monetary policy -Balance of payments -Burns meeting with President Peterson -Arrival -Meeting with Burns Peterson talked with Burns at an unknown time between 1:50 pm and 1:54 pm. [Conversation No. 1-63A] [See also Conversation No. 476-25A] Cabinet briefing -Review by Federal Reserve System staff and by Burns -Meeting with the President -Arrangements [End of telephone conversation]
Conversation No. 1-64 Date: April 9, 1971 Time: 3:20 pm - 3:21 pm Location: White House Telephone Judge Thomas F. Murphy talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 476-26A] Murray I. Gurfein -Nomination for judgeship
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Murphy -Postal Service -Alger Hiss case [?] -Whitaker Chambers -Vacation -Gift from President Conversation No. 1-65 Conv. No. 1-63 (cont.) Date: April 11, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:12 pm and 9:19 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 1-66 Date: April 11, 1971 Time: 9:19 pm - 9:21 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles W. Colson. Louis Harris -Forthcoming poll regarding April 7, 1971, speech -Television show in Detroit Opinion Research Corporation [ORC] poll -Colson Harris poll -Forthcoming results -Harris relations with Colson -Results
Conversation No. 1-67
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Date: April 12, 1971 Time: 5:35 pm Location: White House Telephone The President conferred with Ronald L. Ziegler. Schedule The President talked with the White House operator at 5:35 pm. [See Conversation No. 477-14A] Call to Tricia Nixon
Conversation No. 1-68 Date: April 12, 1971 Time: 5:34 pm - 5:36 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Tricia Nixon. [See Conversation No. 477-14B]
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Conversation No. 1-69 Date: April 12, 1971 Time: 6:20 pm - 6:21 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Conv. No. 1-67 (cont.) Call to Thelma C. (Pat) Nixon Conversation No. 1-70 Date: April 12, 1971 Time: 6:21 pm - 6:22 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Thelma C. (Pat) Nixon.
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Conversation No. 1-71 Date: April 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 6:22 pm and 7:23 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 1-72 Date: April 12, 1971 Time: 7:23 pm - 7:25 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. Kissinger's schedule Invitation to dinner
Conversation No. 1-73 Date: April 13, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:30 am and 9:36 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 478-2A] Call to Gen. George A. Lincoln
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Conversation No. 1-74 Date: April 13, 1971 Time: 9:36 am - 9:40 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Gen. George A. Lincoln. Conv. No. 1-72 (cont.) [See Conversation No. 478-2B] Texas disaster -Lincoln's conversation with Clifford M. Hardin -Agricultural disaster declaration -Emergency grants and loans -Instructions for Hardin -Disaster declaration -Effects -Migratory workers -Lincoln's schedule -Hardin -Governor of Texas -Lincoln's possible conversation with Governor -John B. Connally -Hardin -Federal Housing Administration [FHA] -Small Business Administration [SBA] -Lincoln, Hardin -John G. Tower -Administration's policy -Hardin's possible conversation with Tower
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Conversation No. 1-75 Date: April 13, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:59 am and 10:16 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Conv. No. 1-74 (cont.) [See Conversation No. 478-2C] Call to Peter G. Peterson
Conversation No. 1-76 Date: April 13, 1971 Time: 10:16 am - 10:21 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Peter G. Peterson. [See Conversation No. 478-2D] US-People's Republic of China [PRC] initiative -Timing -Discussions -Indian Ambassador -Indira Gandhi -Tone of Peterson's memorandum -Wording -News reports -Background -Wording -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Ping Pong team -Soviet reaction -Peterson's briefing -Information -US initiative
44 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
The President conferred with Henry A. Kissinger at an unknown time between 10:16 am and 10:21 am. [See Conversation No. 478-2] PRC initiative -Peterson's background briefing for media -Wording -Opposition -Department of State -Reasons -Purpose -Dates
Conv. No. 1-76 (cont.)
The President conferred with Kissinger at an unknown time between 10:16 am and 10:21 am. [See Conversation No. 478-2] -Timing -Walter J. Stoessel, Jr. -Meeting with PRC ambassador in Warsaw -Background -Department of State -Press reports -Wording -Peterson's memorandum -Outline -Life magazine -Opposition -Peterson's briefing
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Conversation No. 1-77 Date: April 13, 1971 Time: 11:13 am - 11:14 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 478-5] Call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 1-78 Date: April 13, 1971 Time: 11:14 pm - 11:17 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [See Conversation No. 478-6] Presidents schedule -Forthcoming meeting with Henry A. Kissinger and John A. Scali Harris poll -The Presidents speech, April 7, 1971 -White House poll -Opinion Research Corporation [ORC] poll -News stories Prisoners of war [POW] wives -James D. (Don) Hughes -Meeting with Kissinger -Hughes
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Conversation No. 1-79 Date: April 13, 1971 Time: 7:46 pm - 7:52 pm Location: White House Telephone Henry A. Kissinger talked with the President. South Vietnamese military operations -Kissinger's call to Adm. Thomas H. Moorer -American casualties Henry A. Kissinger's meeting with Yuli M. Vorontsov -Berlin -[David] Kenneth Rush's meeting with Abrasimov -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Leonid I. Brezhnev -Kissinger's conversation with Brezhnev Kissinger's conversation with Dobrynin -Dobrynin's instructions Kissinger's conversation with Michael J. (Mike) Mansfield [Pause] -President's forthcoming announcement, April 14, 1971 -Peoples Republic of China [PRC] Instructions for Clark MacGregor -MacGregor's possible conversation -Gerald R. Ford and Carl B. Albert -George H. Mahon -Hugh Scott -Robert P. Griffin -George D. Aiken
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Conversation No. 1-80 Date: April 14, 1971 Time: Unknown between 7:05 pm and 7:27 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 1-81 Date: April 14, 1971 Time: 7:27 pm - 7:40 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles W. Colson. Economic indicators -Stock market -Gross National Product [GNP] increase -Otto Eckstein The President conferred with an unknown person at an unknown time. [End of conferral] Economic indicators -GNP increase -Retail sales -Automobiles, housing -Stock market -Public confidence Vietnam -President's conversation with Robert J. Dole, April 14, 1971 -Clifford P. Case -Edward W. Brooke -Administration's policy
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-Marlow W. Cook -Prisoners of war [POW] resolution -"Doves" -Colson's conversation, April 14, 1971 with Henry A. Kissinger and Alexander M. Haig, Jr. President's People's Republic of China [PRC] initiative -Reactions -John A. Scali -Popular -Intellectuals -Opinion makers -Canadian wheat deal -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] and North Vietnam -Howard K. Smith Vietnam -Anti-war demonstration -Hubert H. Humphrey -Edmund S. Muskie -Edward M. (Ted) Kennedy An unknown person entered an left at an unknown time between 7:27 pm and 7:40 pm. Presidents request Vietnam -Anti-war demonstration -George S. McGovern -Hard Hats -Guerrilla theater -Clark MacGregor -Kenneth E. BeLieu -Brooke -Liberal Republicans -Colson's initiatives -Paul N. (Pete) McCloskey, Jr. -MacGregor -Administration's policy -William B. Saxbe -President's popularity polls
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-Opinion Research Corporation [ORC] -Republican Senators and Congressmen -Regions -Brooke -PRC initiative -President's forthcoming meeting with Brooke, May 15, 1971 -J. William Fulbright -Case Conv. No. 1-81 (cont.)
Conversation No. 1-82 Date: April 14, 1971 Time: 7:40 pm - 7:41 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 1-83 Date: April 14, 1971 Time: 7:41 pm - 7:42 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles W. Colson. Colson's possible conversation with Edward W. Brooke -President's People's Republic of China initiative -Howard K. Smith -Kevin Taylor
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Conversation No. 1-84 Date: April 14, 1971 Time: Unknown between 7:42 pm and 7:45 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Julie Nixon Eisenhower
Conversation No. 1-85 Date: April 14, 1971 Time: 7:45 pm - 7:54 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Julie Nixon Eisenhower.
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Conversation No. 1-86 Date: April 14, 1971 Time: 7:54 pm - 7:55 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Peter M. Flanigan
Conversation No. 1-87 Date: April 14, 1971 Time: 7:55 pm - 7:57 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Peter M. Flanigan. Stock market -Donald T. Regan -Bernard J. (Bunny) Lasker -Increase
Conversation No. 1-88 Date: April 14, 1971 Time: 7:58 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to H. R. (Bob) Haldeman
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Conversation No. 1-89 Date: April 14, 1971 Time: 7:58 pm - 8:03 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with H. R. (Bob) Haldeman. President's conversation with Peter M. Flanigan Stock market -Donald T. Regan -Critics -Confidence -Securities and Exchange Commission [SEC] Press Conference -Approach Robert J. Dole -John B. Connally -Cabinet -Haldeman's possible meeting with Dole -Dole's leadership role Republican critics in the Senate -Clark MacGregor -President's conversation with Charles W. Colson -Edward W. Brooke -People's Republic of China [PRC] initiative -Dole Senate supporters of the President -Barry M. Goldwater -Henry L. Bellmon -John G. Tower -Howard H. Baker -Dole -Edward J. Gurney
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-William E. Brock, III -Robert A. Taft, Jr. -Tower Texas drought -Grain shipment -Connally -George A. Lincoln
Conversation No. 1-90 Date: April 14, 1971 Time: 8:04 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 1-91 Date: April 14, 1971 Time: 8:05 pm - 8:12 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. Reaction to People's Republic of China [PRC] initiative -Robert P. Griffin -Kissinger's conversation with Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Media reaction
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-Kissinger's meeting with Michigan editors -Vietnam -PRC South Vietnamese military capacity -Kissinger's meeting with Michigan editors -Muskegon, Kalamazoo, Flint -Question topics President's PRC initiative -Reaction -Taiwan -Robert D. Murphy -Chiang Kai-shek -Administration's policy -Vietnam -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Reaction - [SALT] negotiations -Possible summit President's conversation with Charles W. Colson -Robert J. Dole -Edward W. Brooke -Prisoners of war [POW] wives -Administration policy -Future meeting with Kissinger -Dole -George S. McGovern -Case
Conv. No. 1-89 (cont.)
Conversation No. 1-92 Date: April 14, 1971 Time: 8:12 pm - 8:13 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator.
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Call to Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 1-93 Date: April 14, 1971 Time: 8:13 pm - 8:14 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. Stock market -Advance since 1969 -Howard Stein -Kissinger's possible conversation with Stein Conv. No. 1-91 (cont.)
Conversation No. 1-94 Date: April 14, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:14 pm and 8:17 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to [Dwight] David Eisenhower, II
Conversation No. 1-95 Date: April 14, 1971 Time: 8:17 pm - 8:18 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with [Dwight] David Eisenhower, II.
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Conversation No. 1-97 Date: April 15, 1971 Time: 8:17 pm - 8:18 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to H. R. (Bob) Haldeman
Conversation No. 1-98 Date: April 15, 1971 Time: 7:26 pm - 7:29 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with H. R. (Bob) Haldeman. Meeting with securities leaders -Bernard J. (Bunny) Lasker Stock Market -Rise, volume -Confidence -"Izzy" Cohen [sp?] Haldeman's meeting with securities leaders -Lasker -Howard Stein -Gustave L. Levy -Donald T. Regan -Peter M. Flanigan
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Conversation No. 1-99 Date: April 15, 1971 Time: 7:30 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 1-100 Date: April 15, 1971 Time: 7:31 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to George P. Shultz
Conversation No. 1-101 Date: April 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 7:31 pm and 7:33 pm Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President. George P. Shultz's location The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger between 7:33 pm and 7:42 pm. Kissinger's interview with Newsweek -Robert C. Christopher -Laos -Vietnam
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-Newsweek's reaction People's Republic of China [PRC] initiative -Reaction -North Vietnam Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Tass statement -Yuli M. Vorontsov -Kissinger's conversation with Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Vorontsov -Ronald L. Ziegler -Tass statement -Reaction to President's PRC initiative Kissinger's interview with Newsweek -President's role -Henry Hubbard, Newsweek reporter -Fentris -Chou En-lai -President's policies -Howard K. Smith -Kissinger's clippings from President's news conferences -Hubbard -Fentris Vietnam negotiations -North Vietnam -Paris -Dobrynin -USSR -Kissinger's schedule -President's speech, April 7, 1971 -Liberal reaction -President's Vietnam policy -Speech, April 7, 1971 Kissinger's schedule -Robert D. Murphy -Marshall Green
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Conversation No. 1-102 Date: April 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 7:42 pm and 7:47 pm Location: White House Telephone Conv. No. 1-101 (cont.) The President talked with the White House operator. Call to John B. Connally
Conversation No. 1-103 Date: April 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 7:42 pm and 7:47 pm Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President. John B. Connally's location
Conversation No. 1-104 Date: April 15, 1971 Time: 7:47 pm - 7:48 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with John B. Connally. Paul Young's restaurant Stock Market -Advance -President's meeting with Bernard J. (Bunny) Lasker, April 16, 1971
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-Connally's schedule -Confidence -Cyrus R. (C.R.) Smith -Secor D. Browne Conversation No. 1-105 Date: April 15, 1971 Time: 7:49 pm - 7:53 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with George P. Shultz. Growth in the Gross National Product [GNP] -Washington Star headline -Washington Post, New York Times -Ronald L. Ziegler -Retail sales -Presidents forthcoming meeting with editors, April 16, 1971 -Strike -Automobile production -Stock market -Ziegler -Paul W. McCracken Shultz's upcoming speech -Theme -Tax reduction proposal -President's economic policies Retail sales -Consumer attitudes -March 1971 figures -Stock market President's schedule -Kenneth W. Dam
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Conversation No. 1-106 Date: April 16, 1971 Time: 10:26 pm Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with Manolo Sanchez. Call to the President Sanchez conferred with the President at an unknown time. Call from Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 1-107 Date: April 16, 1971 Time: 10:45 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 1-108 Date: April 16, 1971 Time: 10:45 pm - 10:56 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. President's interview with newspaper editors -Katherine Graham -Indian ambassador -Sir Harold (George) Nicolson
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-Sir (Arthur) George Weidenfeld -Adlai E. Stevenson, III -Reaction -Vietnam -Residual force -Withdrawal -People's Republic of China [PRC] -Emmett Dedmon, Chicago Sun Times -Vietnam -Indian Ambassador -Stevenson -Withdrawal date -PRC -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -J. Edgar Hoover -David Ginsberg -Office of Price Administration [OPA] -Dr. Herbert Harris -David Kavers [sp?] -Reaction -Kermit Gordon -Economic indicators -Retail sales, automobile sales, housing -Alice Roosevelt Longworth -Vietnam, PRC The President conferred with an unknown person at an unknown time between 10:45 pm and 10:56 pm. -PRC -President's policies -Washington Post -New York Times -Dedmon -Questions
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Conversation No. 1-109 Date: April 16, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:56 pm and 11:01 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Ronald L. Ziegler
Conversation No. 1-110 Date: April 16, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:56 pm and 11:01 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Herbert G. Klein
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Conversation No. 1-111 Date: April 16, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:56 pm and 11:01 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Julie Nixon Eisenhower Conv. No. 1-108 (cont.)
Conversation No. 1-112 Date: April 16, 1971 Time: 11:01 pm - 11:03 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Julie Nixon Eisenhower.
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Conversation No. 1-113 Date: April 16, 1971 Time: 11:04 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 1-114 Date: April 16, 1971 Time: 11:05 pm - 11:09 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. Kissinger's possible conversation with Otis Chandler -Chandler's questions at editors' interview with President -Chandler President's interview with newspaper editors -Administration's policies in Asia -People's Republic of China [PRC] -United Nations [UN] -Vietnam -Residual forces -Korea -Kissinger's conversation with Adlai E. Stevenson, Jr. -Wiretapping -Reaction -Chandler -Questions at editors' meeting -Young people -Environment -Chandler
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Conversation No. 1-115 Date: April 16,1971 Time: 11:09 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Julie Nixon Eisenhower
Conversation No. 1-116 Date: April 16, 1971 Time: 11:10 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Julie Nixon Eisenhower.
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Conversation No. 1-117 Date: April 16, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:10 pm and 11:22 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Herbert G. Klein
Conversation No. 1-118 Date: April 16, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:10 pm and 11:22 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 1-119 Date: April 16, 1971 Time: 11:22 pm - 11:27 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. President's interview with newspaper editors -Statements on People's Republic of China [PRC] -Popular reaction -Treatment of prisoners of war [POWs] -David Ginsberg -Residual force in Vietnam -Melvin R. Laird -Adlai E. Stevenson, III
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-Adlai E. Stevenson, Jr. -President's PRC initiative -Hubert H. Humphrey -State Department -Kissinger's conversation with Laird -Residual force in Vietnam -Thailand -President's message for Stevenson -Army in 1968 Democratic Convention
Conversation No. 1-120 Date: April 16, 1971 Time: 11:28 pm - 11:31 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Ronald L. Ziegler -Herbert G. Kleins location The President talked with Ziegler at 11:28 pm. President's interview with newspaper editors -Reaction -Robert M. White, II -Wives -William D. Cotter -Newbold (Newby) Noyes, Jr. -Questions -Message for Otis Chandler -J. Edgar Hoover -Figures -Robert F. Kennedy -Reaction -Felix R. McKnight -Art Buchwald -Ziegler's possible conversation with William F. Buckley, Jr.
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-Klein
Conversation No. 1-121 Date: April 17,1971 Time: Unknown between 8:54 am and 8:56 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 481-1] Call to Dr. William D. LuKash
Conv. No. 1-119 (cont.)
Conversation No. 1-122 Date: April 17,1971 Time: 8:56 am - 8:57 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Dr. William M. Lukash. [See Conversation No. 481-2]
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Conversation No. 1-123 Date: April 17, 1971 Time: 10:45 am - 10:52 am Location: White House Telephone The President conferred with Stephen B. Bull. Henry A. Kissinger The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 10:45 am and 10:49 am. [See Conversation No. 481-5A] Call to Herbert G. Klein Call from J. Edgar Hoover The President talked with Hoover between 10:49 am and 10:52 am. [Conversation No. 1-123A] [See also Conversation No. 481-5B] President's interview with newspaper editors -President's remarks on Hoover -Hoover's reaction
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President's defense of Hoover -Kissinger Kissinger talked with Hoover at 10:52 am. [Conversation No. 1-123B] [See also Conversation No. 481-5C] President's interview with newspaper editors
Conversation No. 1-124 Date: April 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:52 am and 11:02 am Location: White House Telephone The President conferred with Henry A. Kissinger. Meeting The White House operator talked with the President at an unknown time between 10:52 am and 11:02 am. [See Conversation No. 481-5D] Herbert G. Klein's location
Conversation No. 1-125 Date: April 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:02 am and 11:24 am Location: White House Telephone
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The President conferred with Stephen B. Bull. President's schedule The President talked with the White House operator at 11:24 am. [See Conversation No. 481-6A] Call to Dr. William M. Lukash Conv. No. 1-123 (cont.)
Conversation No. 1-126 Date: April 17, 1971 Time: 11:25 am Location: White House Telephone The President conferred with H. R. (Bob) Haldeman. The President talked with Dr. William M. Lukash at 11:25 am. [See Conversation No. 481-6B]
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Conversation No. 1-127
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Date: April 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 2:23 pm and 2:36 pm Location: White House Telephone The President conferred with Stephen B. Bull. The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 2:23 pm and 2:36 pm. Conv. No. 1-125 (cont.) [See Conversation No. 481-7B] Julie Nixon Eisenhower's location
Conversation No. 1-128 Date: April 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 2:36 pm and 2:51 pm Location: White House Telephone The President conferred with Henry A. Kissinger. The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 2:36 pm and 2:51 pm. [See Conversation No. 481-7C] Call to Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Julie's Eisenhower's location
Conversation No. 1-154 Date: April 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 2:36 pm and 2:51 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator.
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[See Conversation No. 481-7E] Julie Nixon Eisenhowers location
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Date: April 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:10 pm and 4:19 pm Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President. H. R. (Bob) Haldeman's location Conversation No. 1-132 Date: April 17, 1971 Time: 4:19 pm - 4:21 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with H. R. (Bob) Haldeman. Reaction from Cabinet to President's gifts -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Appreciation -Effect President's schedule
Conversation No. 1-133 Date: April 17, 1971 Time: 4:21 pm - 4:22 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to H. R. (Bob) Haldeman
Conversation No. 1-134
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Date: April 17, 1971 Time: 4:22 pm - 4:24 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with H. R. (Bob) Haldeman. Paul N. (Pete) McCloskey, Jr. -Gerald R. Ford -William P. Rogers -Ambassador -Melvin R. Laird -Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 1-135 Date: April 17, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:24 pm and 4:35 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Patrick J. Buchanan
Conversation No. 1-136 Date: April 17, 1971 Time: 4:35 pm - 4:40 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Patrick J. Buchanan. President's interview with newspaper editors -Questions -Foreign policy -J. Edgar Hoover
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-National security -Hoover -President's support -Buchanan's conversation with Richard A. Moore -Questions -Foreign policy -Domestic issues -Format -Questions -Editors -Radio -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Format -Radio
Conv. No. 1-134 (cont.)
Conversation No. 1-137 Date: April 17, 1971 Time: 4:41 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Patrick J. Buchanan
Conversation No. 1-138 Date: April 17, 1971 Time: 4:41 pm - 4:42 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Patrick J. Buchanan. President's interview with newspaper editors -People's Republic of China [PRC] initiative -Reaction by "doves"
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-Emmett Dedmon, Chicago Sun Times -Article in Foreign Affairs -Recognition in United Nations [UN] -Taiwan -Liberal press -Vietnam Conv. No. 1-136 (cont.) Conversation No. 1-139 Date: April 18, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:15 am and 9:48 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Usher's Office
Conversation No. 1-140 Date: April 18, 1971 Time: 9:48 am - 9:49 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Nelson C. Pierce, Jr. Military aide -Location
Conversation No. 1-141 Date: April 18, 1971 Time: 10:12 am Location: White House Telephone
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The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Henry A. Kissinger Call to Stephen B. Bull
Conversation No. 1-142 Date: April 18, 1971 Time: 10:12 am - 10:13 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Stephen B. Bull. Arrangements for Joe Frazier's visit -President's conversation with Commander Craig S. Campbell -Yellow Room -Photographs
Conversation No. 1-143 Date: April 18, 1971 Time: 10:13 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to H. R. (Bob) Haldeman
Conversation No. 1-144 Date: April 18, 1971
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Time: 10:13 pm - 10:22 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with H. R. (Bob) Haldeman. [A transcript of the following portion of this conversation was prepared under court order from December 1978 through March 1979 for Special Access 8, Ronald V. Dellums, et al. v. James M. Powell, et al., No. 71-2271. The National Archives and Records Administration produced this transcript. The National Archives does not guarantee its accuracy.] [End of transcript] Presidents interview with newspaper editors -Press reports -News summary -Radio -Ronald L. Ziegler -Impact -Use of television -Use of radio
Conversation No. 1-145 Date: April 18, 1971 Time: 10:23 am - 10:35 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. Kissinger's location US-People's Republic of China [PRC] relations -Statement by PRC -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] relations -Taiwan Vietnam -Creighton W. Abrams comment -Laos
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-Military operations -President's instructions to Abrams and Ellsworth F. Bunker -Press -Melvin R. Laird -Abrams -Speculation -Television reporting -Ronald L. Ziegler's possible comments Conv. No. 1-144 (cont.) -Administration's policy -North Vietnamese reaction -Ziegler -Timing President's PRC initiative -Media reaction -Television -Martin Z. Agronsky's panelist -Hugh S. Sidey -James J. Kilpatrick, Jr. -Carl T. Rowan -J. Edgar Hoover Newspaper reporting on President -Balance -Weekly summaries -PRC initiative Kissinger's schedule -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Dobrynin's schedule -Corneliu Bogdan -PRC negotiations -Chou En-lai -Michael J. (Mike) Mansfield -Hugh Scott -Bogdan
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-Communication -Messenger -Bucharest -Comparison to Vietnamese negotiations -Bogdan -Soviet reaction
Conversation No. 1-146 Date: April 18, 1971 Time: 10:41 am - 10:48 am Location: White House Telephone Henry A. Kissinger talked with the President. Vietnam -Press release -Ronald L. Ziegler -Gerald L. Warren -Content -Melvin R. Laird -Press reaction -People's Republic of China [PRC] initiative -Laos
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President's PRC initiative -Administration's policy -Press -Democrats -Michael J. (Mike) Mansfield -State Department -Position -President's note to Kissinger February 1, 1969 -John F. Osborne -Relations with PRC -Democrats -United Nations [UN] -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Middle East -Administration's policy -Envoy
Conversation No. 1-147 Date: April 18, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:48 am and 11:12 am Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Herbert G. Klein
Conversation No. 1-148 Date: April 18, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:18 pm and 1:28 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator.
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Call to Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 1-149 Conv. No. 1-146 (cont.) Date: April 18, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:18 pm and 1:28 pm Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President. Call from Henry A. Kissinger Call to John B. Connally
Conversation No. 1-150 Date: April 18, 1971 Time: 1:28 pm - 1:36 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. Vietnam -Press inquiries -Kissinger's conversation with Adm. Thomas H. Moorer -South Vietnamese military operations -Laos -Possible Senate resolution -Gen. Creighton W. Abrams, Jr. -Press statement -President's remarks -Possible Senate resolution
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-Comparison to Cambodia Soviet military dispositions in Eastern Europe -German Democratic Republic [GDR] -Poland -Situation -President's reception in Romania Conv. No. 1-149 (cont.) US-Soviet relations -People's Republic of China [PRC] reaction -Speech by Leonid I. Brezhnev Texas A & M male choir -President's greeting -Support for President -Remarks on Eastern schools versus Western schools -[Dwight] David Eisenhower, II -Eastern schools -President's policies Vietnam -Abrams statement -Reaction by "doves" -Statement by Melvin R. Laird -Ronald L. Ziegler -Gerald L. Warren -Administration's reaction -Defense Department -Daniel Z. Henkin -Casualties -Numbers
Conversation No. 1-151 Date: April 18, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:38 pm and 1:52 pm Location: White House Telephone
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The White House operator talked with the President. John B. Connally's location Call to the President Conv. No. 1-150 (cont.)
Conversation No. 1-152 Date: April 18, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:38 pm and 1:52 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 1-153 Date: April 18, 1971 Time: 1:52 pm - 2:16 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Charles W. Colson. Paul N. (Pete) McCloskey, Jr. -Charges against G. McMurtrie Godley -Henry A. Kissinger's memo to President -Statements on "Face the Nation," April 18, 1971 -Administration's response -Melvin R. Laird -State Department -William P. Rogers -Alexander M. Haig, Jr.
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-Possible statement -Congress -McCloskey's political situation -Audience -Statements on "Face the Nation" -South Vietnamese capabilities -Vietnamization -Credibility -Instructions to Ronald L. Ziegler -State Department -Compared to Charles E. Goodell and Donald W. Riegle, Jr. Hard hat meeting for April 19, 1971 -Colson's conversation with James D. Hodgson -Attitudes -Briefing paper for President -Economic issues -Foreign issues -Talking points Edward W. Brooke -Conversation with Colson -President's People's Republic of China [PRC] initiative Republican "doves" -William P. Saxbe President's Vietnam policy -Speech, April 7, 1971 -Meeting with newspaper editors -Reaction -Necessity of firmness -"Hawks" and "doves" -President's statements -Louis Harris poll -Support for President -Lt. William L. Calley, Jr. affair -Opinion Research Corporation [ORC] poll on conduct of the war
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Republican "doves" -Brooke -Saxbe -Charles H. Percy -Brooke -Jacob K. Javits -Clifford P. Case -Charles McC. Mathias, Jr. -Richard S. Schweiker -Mathias -Javits -Case -Schweiker -J. Glenn Beall, Jr.
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President's interview with newspaper editors
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-Value of radio -Compared with television -Colson's remarks -Television coverage -Message -Responses to questions -Calley affair -Economy issue Administration spokesmen -John B. Connally -Forum -Paul W. McCracken -George P. Shultz -Connally -Forum -Rogers -Effectiveness -Speech to Veteran of Foreign War [VFW] -Schedule -Laird -Effectiveness -Issues -Rogers President's PRC initiative -Reaction by "doves" -Timing -President's policy -Reaction -Taiwan President's meeting with Joe Frazier -Frazier's work with young blacks Sammy Davis, Jr.
Conv. No. 1-153 (cont.)