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Date: 
Aug 12, 1971 - Aug 15, 1971
Location: 
Executive Office Building
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 273-1 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:20 pm and 2:31 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez. President's schedule Sanchez left at an unknown time before 2:31 pm.
Conversation No. 273-2 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:20 pm and 2:31 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. John D. Ehrlichman -Press conference, August 12, 1971 -Declassification of documents -Ronald Ziegler's report to the President -Administration’s critics John N. Mitchell -Textiles -Japan
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 273-3 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:20 pm and 2:31 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. President's schedule -Forthcoming meeting, August 13, 1971 -George P. Shultz -Itinerary -Possible change -John B. Connally -Forthcoming weekend
Conversation No. 273-4 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:20 pm and 2:31 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with John D. Ehrlichman. Busing -George P. Shultz Henry A. Kissinger -Conservatives Unknown story -Vietnam -News
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 273-5 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: 2:31 pm - 2:38 pm Location: Executive Office Building Charles W. Colson talked with the President. John D. Ehrlichman -Press conference Vietnam -US policy -Elections Michael J. Mansfield -Investigation Unknown man National economy -Unknown man's possible statement -Democrats -Prosperity -Lyndon B. Johnson's administration -War -John F. Kennedy's administration -Unemployment rate President's schedule -George P. Shultz
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 273-6 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: 2:45 pm - 3:10 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Arthur A. Shenfield -Speech [The Roots of American Discontent] -Rockford College President's schedule -Trip to San Clemente -Work -Budget -Press -Lack of news -Lack of public appearances -Camp David -Ronald L. Ziegler -Press briefings -Photograph opportunities -Henry A. Kissinger -Preparations for President’s forthcoming trip to People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Defense budget -Preliminary work on programs -Activities -Kissinger -Public exposure -Ceremonial activities Paul A. Volcker -Appointment by John B. Connally President's schedule -Domestic package -Preparation -Camp David -Announcement of economic program -Congress
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 273-6 (cont.)
-Haldeman's possible call to William E. Timmons -Milk producers Kissinger entered at 3:00 pm. Kissinger's previous meeting with Howard Stein -Eugene J. McCarthy -Stock Market -Investments -Predictions -US foreign policy ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 7m 17s ] END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 ********************************************************************** International monetary situation Vietnam -Directive -Timing -Stockpile -Response -Melvin R. Laird -Withdrawal of US planes -Laos -Thailand -A-1's -Laos US relations with PRC -Accidental War Treaty
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 273-6 (cont.)
-Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Gerard C. Smith -Possible impact on PRC -Instructions of Philip J. Farley -Cancellation of forthcoming meeting -Admissions of other countries -PRC -USSR -PRC -[Forename unknown] Atkins (sp?), [Forename unknown] Elliot (sp?) -Smith [Unintelligible] Haldeman and Kissinger left at 3:10 pm.
Conversation No. 273-7 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: 3:11 pm - 4:20 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with George P. Shultz. Shultz's conversation with Paul A. Volcker Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 3:11 pm. Request for H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman to join them Sanchez left at an unknown time before 4:00 pm. International economy -Convertibility of the dollar -Daily volume -Figure -Switzerland -Figures
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 273-7 (cont.)
-Foreign currencies -Swiss Franc -Paul W. McCracken -Speculation -Dollar outflow -Outlook -Timing of decision -Arthur F. Burns -Daily volume -Flexibility -Negotiating position -McCracken -Volcker's view -McCracken's call to Shultz, August 12, 1971 -Textiles -General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade [GATT] -John N. Mitchell -National security option -GATT -Shultz's conversation with Mitchell -Congress -Timing -Tariff or quota -Imports -Possible surcharge -Camp David -Timing of President's economic program -Import tax -John B. Connally's possible statement -Treasury Department -Volcker -Wording -International speculation -Temporary action -Closing gold window -Timing of President's economic program -Possible devaluation of dollar -Reaction Haldeman entered at an unknown time after 3:11 pm.
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 273-7 (cont.)
Japan -Forthcoming textile and International Monetary Fund [IMF] meetings -Convertibility of dollar to gold -Separation from domestic programs -Import tax -Textiles -Possible action by administration -GATT -Devaluation -Impact on balance of payments problem -Prices -Japanese automobile imports -Textiles -Timing of President’s economic program -Convertibility of dollar to gold -Timing of possible action -Congress -Connally's view -Inflation -Counter measures -Inflation -Wage and price freeze -Exchange rate -Possible wage and price freeze -Tax package -Import -Excise -Investment credit -Wage and price freeze -Devaluation -Tax package -Congress -Gold window -Import tax -Wage and price freeze -Tax package -Balance of payments -Expansionary economy -Budget -Import tax
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 273-7 (cont.)
Space program -Future -Budget cuts President's economic program -Burns -McCracken -Burns -President's forthcoming meeting with Connally and Shultz -Connally's possible statement concerning convertibility -President’s view -Televised statement -Volcker -Convertibility of dollar to gold -Duration -Speculation -Monetary system -Exports -Burns -Timing -Wage and price freeze -Inflation -Imports -Textiles -GATT -Balance of payments -Possible devaluation -Import tax -Devaluation -Trade -Surplus -Foreign aid and military aid -Reaction by other countries -Japan -Revaluation of yen -Impact on dollar -Germany -Deutschemark -Convertibility of dollar to gold -Possible announcement -Manner
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 273-7 (cont.)
-Low-key -Inflation -Wage and price control -Budget -Possible news stories -Hobart Rowen -Milton Friedman -Burns -Possible conversation with Shultz -President’s schedule -Connally -Council of Economic Advisors [CEA] -Decision-making -Shultz, Connally, Burns, and the President -McCracken and Peter G. Peterson -Volcker's views -President's schedule -Connally -Shultz’s forthcoming talk with Volcker -President’s view -Domestic economy -Relationship to international economy -Inflation -Expansion -President’s schedule -Burns -Connally -Volcker's views -Wage-price freeze Ziegler entered at an unknown time after 3:11 pm. Shultz's schedule -Burns Ziegler left at an unknown time before 4:00 pm. -Burns’ views -Timing of decision -President's schedule -Burns, Connally, Shultz, McCracken
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 273-7 (cont.)
-Herbert Stein -Peterson -Shultz's forthcoming meeting with Burns Ziegler entered and Shultz left at 4:00 pm. George C. Wallace -School desegregation case -Ziegler's conversations with Mitchell and John D. Ehrlichman -Forthcoming hearing in US District Court of Northern Alabama -Ziegler's forthcoming press briefing -Administration’s position -Possible statements -Judicial status -Constitution -Jefferson County -President’s previous statement -Wallace -Quoted -Ziegler's forthcoming press briefing -President’s previous statement -Police powers -Mitchell’s and Ehrlichman’s recommendation Ziegler left at 4:12 pm. -Busing -Impact on individual student President’s economic program -Shultz -Burns -Volcker -McCracken -Connally -Lt. William L. Calley, Jr. Wallace -Actions in desegregation case Busing
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 273-7 (cont.)
-Supreme Court decision -Administration position -Democrats -Individual case President's economic program -Volcker -Connally's knowledge -Burns’ views -Raising gold price -Congress -Connally Haldeman left at 4:20 pm.
Conversation No. 273-8 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: 4:21 pm - 4:23 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman [?] Busing -Unknown girl Haldeman [?] left at 4:23 pm. Conversation No. 273-9 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: 4:49 pm - 4:51 pm Location: Executive Office Building H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman [?] talked with the President. Paper on textiles
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Trade -John B. Connally -Arthur F. Burns President's schedule -Wolf Trap Farm National Park performance Item from John A. Howard -Speech by Arthur A. Shenfield -The Roots of American Discontent -Payment -Alexander M. Haig, Jr President's schedule -California trip -Connally -Wolf Trap Farm National Park performance Richard J. Whalen President’s schedule -August 13, 1971 Forthcoming White House Worship service -Guest -William F. (“Billy”) Graham's mother -Health Conversation No. 273-10 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:51 pm and 5:05 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with John D. Ehrlichman. Busing -George C. Wallace statement -Alabama case
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Court order -Unknown girl -Amendment Unknown person Revenue-sharing Arthur A. Shenfield -Speech [The Roots of American Discontent] -Rockford College -Copies
Conversation No. 273-11 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:51 pm and 5:05 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with an unknown person. Arthur A. Shenfield’s speech The Roots of American Discontent -Copies -Cost -Number -John T. McCarty -Cost
Conversation No. 273-12 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:51 pm and 5:05 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator.
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 273-11 (cont.)
Request for a call to Ronald L. Ziegler
Conversation No. 273-13 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:51 pm and 5:05 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Stephen B. Bull [?] Item for Rose Mary Woods Bull [?] left at an unknown time before 5:05 pm.
Conversation No. 273-14 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: 5:05 pm - 5:07 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler. Ziegler's press briefing -Busing case -President’s recent conversation with John D. Ehrlichman -Court order -Herbert E. Kaplow -Donald Oberdorfer, Jr. -John N. Mitchell
Conversation No. 273-15
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Date: August 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:07 pm and 5:16 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to an unknown person -Call back
Conversation No. 273-16 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:07 pm and 5:16 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 273-17 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: 5:16 pm - 5:20 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Charles W. Colson. Fact sheet -Contents -Prosperity -Previous administrations -Unemployment -Relationship to decline in size of Armed Forces
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 5:16 pm. Unknown activity The unknown person left at an unknown time before 5:20 pm. International monetary situation President’s forthcoming call to unknown person
Conversation No. 273-18 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:20 pm and 5:27 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Stephen B. Bull. President's schedule -John B. Connally -George P. Shultz Bull left at an unknown time before 5:27 pm.
Conversation No. 273-19 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: 5:27 pm - 5:30 pm Location: Executive Office Building Peter M. Flanigan talked with the President. International economy -Textiles -National security provision -Possible legislation
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-President's program -Possible leaks -Peter G. Peterson -Rebates -Industry -Congressional and diplomatic action -President’s program -Preventing leaks
Conversation No. 273-20 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Stephen B. Bull. President's schedule John B. Connally and George P. Shultz entered at 5:30 pm. Textiles President's forthcoming economic program -Shultz's conversation with Arthur F. Burns -Paul W. McCracken -Shultz's conversation with Paul A. Volcker -Textiles -Burns -Stock Market -Performance -Figures -Wage and price controls -Tax Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 5:30 pm. Refreshments
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Sanchez left at an unknown time before 7:00 pm. President's forthcoming economic program -Burns’ views -Stock market -Convertibility of dollar to gold -Federal taxes and budget -Volcker -Possible wage and price freeze -Administration -Shultz’s work -Lack of organization -Labor negotiations -Strikes -Coal miners and longshoremen -Shultz’s view -Coal mines -Importance in national economy -Energy -Hardship relief -Possible duration -Labor contracts Sanchez entered and left at an unknown time after 5:30 pm. -Labor contracts -Possible devaluation -Import taxes -Preparation -US economic leadership -Peter M. Flanigan [?] -Announcement -Timing -Speech -Burns -Closing gold window -Congress -Backgrounders -Congress -Press -Connally, Shultz
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 273-20 (cont.)
-McCracken -Peter G. Peterson -Burns -Reaction -Wage and price freeze -Timing -Budget -President's conversation with John D. Ehrlichman -Family assistance -Department of Housing, Education and Welfare [HEW] -Legislative status -Elliot L. Richardson -Postponement -International monetary crisis -Convertibility of dollar to gold -Possible effect -Domestic -International -Connally's possible announcement -Defense of dollar -Speculation -Closing gold window -International consultation -Stability -Domestic program -Wage and price freeze -Timing of announcement -Wage and price freeze -Legislative package -Border tax -International negotiations over unilateral action -Budget -Closing gold window and wage and price controls -Camp David -Meeting -Convertibility of dollar to gold -Possible public reaction -Market place -Devaluation -Stock Market -News articles
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 273-20 (cont.)
-Dallas Morning News -Sylvia Porter -Hobart Rowen -President's role -Convincing American people -President’s awareness and analysis of economic problems -Possible reaction -Congress -Public -Wage and price controls -Investment tax credit -Piecemeal action -Danger -Possible leaks -Effect -Timing of announcement -Convertibility of dollar to gold -International situation -Acquisition of dollars by foreign governments -Piecemeal action -Possible perception of reacting not acting -Congress -Public speculation -Polls -US debts -President's possible statement -Congress -Popular opinion -Democrats -Camp David -Burns’ view -Timing -Entire package Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 5:30 pm. Refreshments Sanchez left at an unknown time before 7:00 pm. President's forthcoming economic program
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 273-20 (cont.)
-Burns’ view -Domestic programs plus border tax -Effect of gold prices -Convertibility of dollar to gold -Convertibility of dollar to gold -Timing -Burns’ view -Central bankers -Possible wage and price freeze and board -Burns’ view -Volcker's views -Domestic and international problems -Treasury Department -Mood -Stock Market -International monetary situation -Charles A. Coombs -Federal Reserve Board [FRB] -Possible popular reaction -Impact -International monetary situation -French franc, British pound, German deutschemark, Italian lira, US dollar -Volcker’s view -Balance of payments -Exports -Percentage of Gross National Product [GNP] -Relationship to national economy -Trade -Administration’s goal -Quadriad -Budget cuts -Growth -Tax cut -Possible political effects -Conservatives -People’s Republic of China [PRC] policy -Budget cuts -Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger -PRC -Businessmen -Investment tax credit
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 273-20 (cont.)
-Bohemian Grove -Unknown club -Public opinion -Wage and price freeze -Inflation -Critics -Labor negotiations -Possible wage and price freeze -Duration -Administration -Coal industry -Permanent structure -World War II -Office of Price Administration [OPA] -Timing of announcement -Preparation -Shultz, Connally, McCracken -August 16, 1971 President’s schedule -Forthcoming meeting at Camp David -Preventing leaks -National Security Council [NSC] meeting -California -Volcker -Burns -President, Connally, Shultz, McCracken, Peterson -Weinberger -Budget -Burns -Volcker -Understanding of monetary system President’s forthcoming economic program -Possible announcement -Format -Wage and price freeze -Tax package -Budget cuts -Wage and price freeze -Duration
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 273-20 (cont.)
-Analogy -PRC announcement -Press backgrounder -Connally -Purpose -Providing context -Import tax -Legal aspects -Congress -National security -General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade [GATT] -Treasury Department -Opinions -Trading with the Enemy Act -Trade agreements -John N. Mitchell -Announcement -Timing -Congress -Wage and price freeze -Possible business action -Importation -Effect on balance of payments -Relationship to devaluation The President talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 5:30 pm and 7:00 pm. [Conversation No. 273-20A] President's schedule -Request for a call to Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -[Wolf Trap National Park performance] [End of telephone conversation] President's forthcoming economic program -Import tax -Devaluation -Floatation of dollar -Negotiations
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 273-20 (cont.)
-Timing -Unilateral action on Congressional approval -Impact on announcement -Balance of payments problem -Effect on total economic package -Boarder tax -Request of Congress -Devaluation -Shultz’s and Volcker’s view -Congress -Japan, Germany -Possible US statement -Repeal with proper exchange rate -Figure -Possible legislation -Eventual revocation -Floatation -Use as negotiating stick -Revaluation of yen -William P. Rogers’ view -Call to Shultz -Peterson -State Department -Congress -Japan -Textiles, automobiles, steel -National control over economy and currency -Comparison with trade partners -Japan, Germany, France, Italy, Great Britain -Effect on negotiations -Exchange rates -Legal basis -Balance of payments -Political value -Quotas -Textiles -National security -Views of Mitchell, Maurice H. Stans, James D. Hodgson -Danger as precedent -Steel -Gen. George A. Lincoln
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 273-20 (cont.)
-Precedent -Import tax -Japan -Mitchell’s forthcoming legal opinion on GATT -Import taxes -Quotas -Devaluation -National security -GATT -Solutions -Combination -Problems -Monetary crisis -Short-term -International monetary crisis -Balance of payments -Domestic economy -Inflation -Expansion -Presidential leadership -International leadership -Import tax -US negotiating posture -Japan -Quotas -US leadership -US industry -Possible legislation -Limitation to tax -Veto Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 5:30 pm. Unknown request by the President -Unilateral action -Congress -Possible suit -Supreme Court Sanchez left at an unknown time before 7:00 pm.
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 273-20 (cont.)
-Trading with the Enemy Act -Trade Agreements Act -Timing of announcement -Mitchell -PRC announcement -Preparation -Peterson's memo to President -Spring 1971 Deutschemark crisis -Effect President’s schedule -Forthcoming meeting at Camp David -Volcker -Lawyer -Justice Department -Treasury Department -Roy T. Englert -Weinberger -Dan Whitlay [?] [sp?] -Burns -Peterson -McCracken -Herbert Stein -Henrik S. Houthakker -Stein -McCracken -Ehrlichman -Agenda -Stein -Volcker -Preparation by participants -Meetings -Speechwriter President's forthcoming speech -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Ronald L. Ziegler, Herbert G. Klein -Speechwriter -Stein -The Discouraging Player
28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 273-20 (cont.)
-William L. Safire -Structure -Safire -Stein -Treasury Department -Raw material -Stein President’s schedule -Forthcoming meeting at Camp David -Schedule -Agenda -Investment tax credit -Percentage -Import tax -GATT -Meetings President's possible speech -Preparation -Burns -Possible statement -Timing -August 15, 1971 -Advantages -Preempting speculation -International markets -Effect -Significance of proposals President's schedule -Wolf Trap National Park performance -Mrs. Nixon -Forthcoming meeting at Camp David -Stock market
29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 273-20 (cont.)
-Possible New York Times story -Unknown person -Klein Connally and Shultz left at 7:00 pm.
Conversation No. 273-21 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 7:00 pm and 7:11 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
Conversation No. 273-22 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 7:00 pm and 7:11 pm Location: Executive Office Building An unknown person talked with the President. Requested the unknown person to receive something
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 273-23 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: 7:11 pm - 7:19 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. President's forthcoming economic program -Timing of announcement -John B. Connally -Paul A. Volcker -Camp David meeting -Arthur F. Burns
Conversation No. 273-24 Date: August 12, 1971 Time: 7:22 pm - 7:26 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with John B. Connally. President's forthcoming economic program -President's previous meeting with Connally and George P. Shultz -Import tax -Import tax -Politics -Textiles -Connally's possible conversation with John N. Mitchell -National security -Japan -Us trade as percentage of Gross National Product [GNP] -Effect of announcement -People's Republic of China [PRC] -Congress -Consultation -Connally's possible calls
31 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 273-24 (cont.)
-Wilbur D. Mills -John W. Byrnes -Russell B. Long -Schedule
Conversation No. 273-25 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:59 pm and 5:04 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez. ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 12s ] END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 ********************************************************************** Sanchez left at an unknown time before 5:04 pm.
32 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 273-26 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: 5:04 pm - 5:10 pm Location: Executive Office Building John N. Mitchell talked with the President. President's previous meeting with unknown people -Business competition -Steel industry President's schedule -President’s forthcoming announcement President's forthcoming economic program -Provisions -Wage and price freeze -Taxes -Investment tax credit -Repeal of automobile excise tax -Personal income tax exemption -Budget cuts -Revenue sharing -Timing -President's schedule -Cabinet meeting, August 16, 1971 -Arthur F. Burns’ views -Closing gold window -Paul W. McCracken -President's forthcoming speech -John B. Connally's forthcoming telephone calls -Provisions -Wage and price freeze -Duration -Import tax
33 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 273-27 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:10 pm and 5:26 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown woman [Marjorie Acker?]. President's forthcoming speech -Preparation -Text -Rose Mary Woods -Tape recorder -Changes The unknown woman [Ms. Acker?] left at an unknown time before 5:26 pm.
Conversation No. 273-28 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:10 pm and 5:26 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with an unknown person. Requested H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman call him
Conversation No. 273-29 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:10 pm and 5:26 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 273-29 (cont.)
President’s schedule -California -Briefcase Sanchez left at an unknown time before 5:26 pm.
Conversation No. 273-30 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:10 pm and 5:26 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 5s ] END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 ********************************************************************** Sanchez left at an unknown time before 5:26 pm.
35 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 273-31 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:10 pm and 5:26 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. Request for a call to Julie Nixon Eisenhower
Conversation No. 273-32 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: 5:26 pm - 5:28 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Julie Nixon Eisenhower. ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 49s ] END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 **********************************************************************
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Conversation No. 273-33 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: 5:31 pm - 5:33 pm Location: Executive Office Building H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with the President. Unknown man President's forthcoming economic program -President's forthcoming television speech -Live audience -Follow-up -John N. Mitchell's previous conversation with the President -Informing Cabinet -Cabinet meeting -International speculation -Statement -Taxes
Conversation No. 273-34 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: 5:42 pm - 5:43 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. President’s forthcoming economic program -Follow-up -Peter G. Peterson -George P. Shultz
Conversation No. 273-35
37 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:43 pm and 7:14 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with an unknown person [Rose Mary Woods?] Copy of President's forthcoming speech -Changes
Conversation No. 273-36 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:43 pm and 7:14 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez. ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 24s ] END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 ********************************************************************** Sanchez left at an unknown time before 7:14 pm.
Conversation No. 273-37
38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:43 pm and 7:14 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with an unknown person [Rose Mary Woods?] President's forthcoming speech -Draft -Manolo Sanchez ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 3s ] END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 ********************************************************************** Speech draft
Conversation No. 273-38 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:43 pm and 7:14 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Question -Completion of unknown task Sanchez left at an unknown time before 7:14 pm.
Conversation No. 273-39 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:43 pm and 7:14 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Rose Mary Woods. President's forthcoming speech -Changes -Typing Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 5:43 pm. [End of telephone conversation] ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 5s ] END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 ********************************************************************** Sanchez left at an unknown time before 7:14 p.m. Conversation No. 273-40
40 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:43 and 7:14 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. Requested a call to William L. Safire
Conversation No. 273-41 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:43 pm and 7:14 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with William L. Safire. President's forthcoming speech on economy -Changes -Foreign economic aid -Henry A. Kissinger -Unknown man's views Rose Mary Woods entered at an unknown time after 5:43 pm -Changes to draft -Arthur F. Burns -Dollar stabilization -Devaluation -Wording Woods left at an unknown time before 7:14 pm.
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Conversation No. 273-42 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:43 pm and 7:14 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown person. President's forthcoming speech The unknown person left at an unknown time before 7:14 p.m.
Conversation No. 273-43 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:43 pm and 7:14 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. President’s schedule Haldeman left at an unknown time before 7:14 pm.
Conversation No. 273-44 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:43 pm and 7:14 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President rehearsed a speech entitled "The Challenge of Peace". [See Public Papers of the Presidents, Richard M. Nixon, 1971, pp. 886-891]
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Conversation No. 273-45 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 5:43 pm and 7:14 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. Requested a call to William L. Safire
Conversation No. 273-46 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: 7:14 pm - 7:24 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with William L. Safire. President's forthcoming speech on economy -Content and phraseology -Possible changes -Foreign competition -Distribution of text -Content and phraseology -Possible changes -American Revolution -Automobile industry -Safire's conversation with Herbert Stein -Unknown man's view -Business -Possible changes -Devaluation -Post-World War II world -Rose Mary Woods
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Conv. No. 273-46 (cont.)
-Preparation -President's delivery -Rose Mary Woods
Conversation No. 273-47 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 7:24 pm and 7:34 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President rehearsed a speech. [See Public Papers of the Presidents, Richard M. Nixon, 1971, pp. 886-891]
Conversation No. 273-48 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 7:24 pm and 7:34 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. Requested a call to William L. Safire
Conversation No. 273-49 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: 7:34 pm - 7:36 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with William L. Safire.
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Conv. No. 273-49 (cont.)
President's forthcoming speech on economy -Content and phraseology -Possible changes -Convertibility -John B. Connally -Effect on listeners -Herbert Stein -Paul A. Volcker
Conversation No. 273-50 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 7:36 pm and 8:55 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President rehearsed a speech. [See Public Papers of the Presidents, Richard M. Nixon, 1971, pp. 886-891]
Conversation No. 273-51 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 7:36 pm and 8:55 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President rehearsed a speech. [See Public Papers of the Presidents, Richard M. Nixon, 1971, pp. 886-891]
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Conversation No. 273-52 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 7:36 pm and 8:55 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown person [Alexander P. Butterfield?] Instructions -Speech draft [?] The unknown person [Butterfield?] left at an unknown time before 8:55 pm.
Conversation No. 273-53 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 7:36 pm and 8:55 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with an unknown person. Speech draft -Status John B. Connally
Conversation No. 273-54 Date: August 15, 1971 Time: Unknown between 7:36 pm and 8:55 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President rehearsed a speech. [See Public Papers of the Presidents, Richard M. Nixon, 1971, pp. 886-891]