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Date: 
Jul 29, 1971 - Jul 30, 1971
Location: 
Executive Office Building
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 267-1 Date: Unknown between July 29 and July 30, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:50 pm, July 29 and 9:08 am, July 30, 1971 Location: Old Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown man. Schedule -Meeting The unknown man left at an unknown time before 9:08 am, July 30, 1971.
Conversation No. 267-2 Date: July 30, 1971 Time: 9:08 am - 9:10 am Location: Old Executive Office Building The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. The President's schedule -George P. Shultz -Meeting with railroad officials -Telephone call from Shultz Butterfield left at 9:10 am.
Conversation No. 267-3 Date: July 30, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:10 am and 9:13 am Location: Old Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown man.
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Request The unknown man left at an unknown time before 9:13 am.
Conversation No.(cont.) Conv. No. 267-3 267-4 Date: July 30, 1971 Time: 9:13 am - 9:15 am Location: Old Executive Office Building The President talked with George P. Shultz. [See Conversation No. 7-36]
Conversation No. 267-5 Date: July 30, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:15 am and 9:35 am Location: Old Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown woman. Schedule The President and the unknown woman left at 9:35 am.
Conversation No. 267-6 Date: July 30, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:24 pm and 3:04 pm Location: Old Executive Office Building
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
The President talked with H. R. (Bob) Haldeman. Schedule -Forthcoming meeting
Conv. No. 267-3 (cont.) Conversation No. 267-7 Date: July 30, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:24 pm and 3:04 pm Location: Old Executive Office Building The President talked with Rose Mary Woods. Speech draft for Iowa trip -Delivery to Woods -Copy for Ronald L. Ziegler -Typing instructions -Underlining of words
Conversation No. 267-8 Date: July 30, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:24 pm and 3:04 pm Location: Old Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown man.
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
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Conv. No. 267-8 (cont.)
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The unknown man left at an unknown time before 3:04 pm.
Conversation No. 267-9 Date: July 30, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:24 pm and 3:04 pm Location: Old Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown woman. Speech draft for Rose Mary Woods -Instructions -Underlining of words The unknown woman left at an unknown time before 3:04 pm.
Conversation No. 267-10 Date: July 30, 1971 Time: 3:04 pm - 4:00 pm Location: Old Executive Office Building The President met with H. R. (Bob) Haldeman.
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Victor Gold -Memorandum for the President -Relations between the US and the People's Republic of China [PRC] -Gold's impression of Agnew's position on the 1972 ticket -Frank Cormier's article -PRC Conv. No. 267-8 (cont.) -John A. Scali -Meeting -John Roberts -Source of item -Cormier -Herbert G. Klein -Sources of rumor -Robert Pierpoint's report about Agnews involvement in PRC -Arthur J. Sohmer's alleged receipt of unsigned White House cable -Scali -Vice President problem -Involvement -Klein -White House staff relations The press -Pentagon Papers -New morality -William P. Rogers -Letter to the editor of Newsweek from US ambassador to Kenya -Response to article about Agnew -Scali -Golf course -Meeting with Jomo Kenyatta -Use of limousines -Kakuei Tanaka -Newsweek -White House response to article -Lack of contact -Request for retraction -Ronald L. Ziegler, Scali -Henry Hubbard -Kenyatta article
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-White House contact cut-off -Ziegler -Retraction of article -Presidential directive -Instructions to Cabinet members -White House staff -Circulation of background information and ambassador's letter to the editor Conv. No. 267-10 (cont.) -The Bohemian Grove -Cancellation of trip -Agnew -The President's forthcoming trip -Ohio -California -The Bohemian Grove -Telephone call to the President -The Gridiron dinner -News embargo on reporting event -Comparison to the Bohemian Grove The Presidents schedule -California -Ronald W. Reagan -Milk producers speech -Patrick J. Buchanan -Northern California
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Unidentified person
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Attitude -Haldemans view [Pause] John B. Connally -Presidents instructions -Haldeman Fraternal Organizations -Secrecy -Order of Elks -Masons -Lodge Newsweek -Haldemans forthcoming staff meeting -Letter to Cabinet members -Cable -Hubbard -Call by Ziegler -White House reaction -Richard A. Moore -Letter to Cabinet members -Handling of distribution -Release of letter -Timing -Agnew The President's schedule -July 31, 1971 travel -Republican leaders meeting -Rathbun Dam dedication -Future forum The economy -Wall Street Journal article -Citation by Shultz -Automobile sales, housing starts, production output The Vietnam war
Conv. No. 267-10 (cont.)
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-Casualty figures -Cambodia The economy -Positive stories -Great Britain's unemployment rate -Comparison with the US -Germany, Japan, Italy -Welfare recipients in the US -Per Capita Income -Latin America, Mexico -Africa -South Asia -Italy
Conv. No. 267-10 (cont.)
Thomas R. Shepard -Speech -Ding-a-ling era -Current issues -The environment -Air and water pollution -Participants in television show -Population projections -People concerned with environmental and social issues -Disaster lobby -Ralph Nader -Automobile fatalities -1920's to 1961 -Automobile safety improvements -Nader -Compulsory seatbelts and shoulder harnesses -Automobile recalls -Effect on auto fatalities -The environment -Air pollution -Coal -Industry development of alternative energy sources -Amount of oxygen at present compared with 1910 -Water pollution -1900 statistics on typhoid in Chicago -Comparison to the present
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-Lake Erie -Municipal responsibilities -Sewage Environmental issues -John D. Ehrlichman -Dichlorodiphenyl trichloroethane [DDT] -Effect -Rachel Carson's Silent Spring -Malaria control -Ceylon -Increase in deaths after DDT ban -Gypsy moth -Copies of speech by Shepard -Distribution to Ehrlichman and John C. Whitaker -Possible future speech by the President -Speech -Population growth projections -Disaster lobby -Free enterprise system -Daniel P. Moynihan -Influence -Presidents view -Poll questions -Charles W. Colson -Louis Harris -Environmental issues -Jobs compared with environment -Harris handling of questions -Compared to Thomas W. Benham Shepard -Possibility of White House job -Naders effect on business -Consumerism -Speech -Regulation -Kingman Brewster's comments -Fair trials for Black revolutionaries -US senator -Ralph Nader
Conv. No. 267-10 (cont.)
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Comparison with other eras in US history -Pre-Civil War gold rush fever -Post-Civil War carpetbaggers -1920's -Senator Joseph McCarthy -Disaster lobbyists -Quote from the President Conv. No. 267-10 (cont.) -Appearance, abililties -Comparison of writing style with the President's speaking style -Use of the term crackpot -Consumer and environmental activists -Speech -Current attitudes in the US -Emphasis on rights of the criminal, not the victim -Universities -Draft dodgers compared with soldiers serving in the US military -Treatment of minorities compared with charges of racism -Double standards on prejudice -Liberal prejudice against hardhats, construction workers, career soldiers, southern Whites -Vietnam war -Action against cigarette smoking compared with the fight to liberalize marijuana laws -Beliefs of disaster lobby -Copies of speech -Distribution -Raymond K. Price, Jr. and speech writers -Ehrlichman, Whitaker -Nature of environmental issues -Comparison with the President's handling of the Vietnam war -Edmund S. Muskie, Nader Haldeman left at 4:00 pm.
Conversation No. 267-11 Date: July 30, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:00 pm and 4:17 pm
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Location: Old Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Thelma C. (Pat) Nixon
Conv. No. 267-10 (cont.) Conversation No. 267-12 Date: July 30, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:00 pm and 4:17 pm Location: Old Executive Office Building The President talked with Thelma C. (Pat) Nixon.
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Conversation No. 267-13 Date: July 30, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:00 pm and 4:17 pm Location: Old Executive Office Building The President talked with H. R. (Bob) Haldeman. Issues -Thomas R. Shepards speech
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-John D. Ehrlichman -Handling of environmental issues, consumerism, welfare -Stronger statements -Comparison with the President's handling of other issues such as foreign policy, crime -Raymond K. Price, Jr. and speech writers -White House domestic council staff -Attitudes -Welfare, revenue sharing Conversation No.267-14 Date: July 30, 1971 Time: 4:17 pm - 4:19 pm Location: Old Executive Office Building The President met with Marjorie P. Acker. Items for the President's forthoming trip Acker left at 4:19 pm.
Conversation No. 267-15 Date: July 30, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:19 pm and 4:35 pm Location: Old Executive Office Building The President talked with an unknown White House staff member. Schedule -Length of meeting -Forthcoming meeting
Conversation No. 267-16
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Date: July 30, 1971 Time: 4:35 pm Location: Old Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. Call to George P. Shultz
Conversation No. 267-17 Date: July 30, 1971 Time: 4:35 pm Location: Old Executive Office Building The White House operator talked with the President. George P. Shultz's schedule
Conversation No. 267-18 Date: July 30, 1971 Time: 4:37 pm Location: Old Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. Call to James D. Hodgson
Conversation No.267-19 Date: July 30, 1971 Time: 4:37 pm - 4:45 pm Location: Old Executive Office Building
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
The President talked with James D. Hodgson. Labor management -Report on negotiations on steel settlement -Productivity and work rules issues -Forthcoming negotiations -The President's schedule -Possible settlement -Inflationary impact -The President's role -The President's schedule -Railroad negotiations -Public reaction to railroads -Work rules issue -George P. Shultz
Conversation No. 267-20 Date: July 30, 1971 Time: 4:45 pm Location: Old Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. Call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 267-21 Date: July 30, 1971 Time: 4:46 pm Location: Old Executive Office Building The President talked with H. R. (Bob) Haldeman.
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Schedule -Meeting request
Conversation No. 267-22 Conv. No. 267-19 (cont.) Date: July 30, 1971 Time: 4:46 pm - 5:43 pm Location: Old Executive Office Building The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [Conversation No. 267-22A] Polls -Presidents conversation with Louis Harris -Domestic Council -Effect of foreign policy on domestic issues -Focus of questions -Environmental and consumer issues -Water pollution -Jobs compared with environment H.R. (Bob) Haldeman entered at 4:50 pm. -The President's possible meeting with Harris -Questions -Understanding of political ramifications The economy -Bureau of Labor Statistics [BLS] -Dan Rather's comment -News summary -George P. Shultz -Comparison of statistics with 1970 unemployment projection Congress -Action on Lockheed bailout
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[The President conferred with Haldeman] Lockheed -John Volpe -Michael J. (Mike) Mansfield [End of conferral] Conv. No. 267-22 (cont.) Daniel P. Moynihan John V. Lindsay -New York City -42nd Street -Prostitution [End of telephone conversation] Telephone call recommendation -Bart Starr [The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 4:50 pm and 5:01 pm] [Conversation No. 267-22B] Call to Starr [End of telephone conversation] Thomas R. Shepard -Possible meeting with the President -Possible White House position -Writing style of speech -Comparison with White House speechwriters -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Abilities as speechwriter -Management of speechwriting staff -John K. Andrews, Jr. -Focus in domestic issues Henry A. Kissinger entered at 5:00 pm.
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Shepard -Speech -Assistance to the President -In publishing or in the White House -Look magazine The President read aloud excerpts from "The Ding-A-Ling Era" by Shepard. Conv. No. 267-22 (cont.) [See White House Subject Files: Executive SP6 7/1/71 - 8/31/71, "The Ding-A-Ling Era", Thomas R. Shepard] Shepard speech -Water pollution -Lake Erie -Environmentalists -Dichlorokiphenyl trichloroethane [DDT] -Effectiveness -Rachel Carson's book, Silent Spring -Ceylon -Reduction of malaria cases -Increases in malaria cases after imposition of DDT ban -Penguins, pelicans [The President talked with Bart Starr between 5:09 pm and 5:11 pm] [Conversation No. 267-22C] Football -Starrs health -The President's imminent departure for Canton, Ohio -Football Hall of Fame inductions -Starr's health -Therapy for injury -Return to playing football [End of telephone conversation] Shepard speech -Population explosion -Moynihan -Activists
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-Kingman Brewster's comment about fair trials for Black revolutionaries Foreign relations -Pakistan -Phone call to Kissinger -Edward M. (Ted) Kennedy -Proposed trip to People's Republic of China [PRC] Conv. No. 267-22 (cont.) -State Department and the Agency for International Development [AID] -John N. Irwin II telephone call to Haldeman -Briefing
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PAKISTAN
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-Agha Muhommad Yahya Khan -Kennedy -Charles A.J.M. Degaulle's funeral -Pakistan -Kenneth Keating -Briefing -The President's schedule -Meeting -Ambassadors from foreign countries Domestic Council staff -Stance on domestic issues -Environmental consumer issues
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-Photo opportunity with Russell Train Haldeman left at 5:20 pm. The President's schedule -Cancellation of Bohemian Grove visit -Press insistence on coverage -Other visitors -Secretary of State, dignitaries US foreign relations -The US and the PRC -Developments -Message
Conv. No. 267-22 (cont.)
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PRC
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Foreign relations -The Vietnam War -Nguyen Van Thieu -Forthcoming South Vietnamese election -Statement of principles -Negotiations -PRC -Developments in relations with the US -Public reaction -Vietnam -Timing of announcements
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-Public reaction -Liberals -Reaction to foreign policy compared to domestic issues -Trips -Kennedy, Michael J. (Mike) Mansfield -Kissinger -The President Conv. No. 267-22 (cont.) -Timing -The press -Kennedy -The President -Vietnam -Timing -Kennedy -Left-wing Democrats -Chou En-lai -State Department -The press
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PRC TRIP
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-Kennedy's possible PRC trip -The press -Effect -Mao Tse-tung
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PRC
Conv. No. 267-22 (cont.)
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-The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Other visitors -Treatment by the PRC -Canada -Kennedy
Kissinger left at 5:43 pm.