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Date: 
Nov 18, 1971
Location: 
Executive Office Building
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 294-1 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:02 am and 8:07 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with an unknown person. Unknown person's schedule -Meeting
Conversation No. 294-2 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:02 am and 8:07 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 15-19]
Conversation No. 294-3 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: 8:07 am - 8:08 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [See Conversation No. 15-20]
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Conversation No. 294-4 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: 8:12 am - 8:13 am Location: Executive Office Building H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with the President [See Conversation No. 15-21]
Conversation No. 294-5 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:13 am and 9:10 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with an unknown person. The President's schedule -American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations [AFL-CIO] convention -George Meany -George P. Shultz -Pay Board -Decision -Shultz -Announcement -Agenda
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Conversation No. 294-6 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: 9:10 am - 10:50 am Location: Executive Office Building The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. The President's schedule -American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations [AFL-CIO] convention -Speech -The President's revisions -Announcement -George Meany -Departure Earl L. Butz Release of text International economy -John B. Connally -Meeting with George P. Shultz -Forthcoming meeting with Shultz and Henry A. Kissinger -The President's schedule -Press conference -Meany -Weather in Miami -The President's return to Washington -Connally -General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade [GATT] -Staff work The President's schedule -Briefing books -Connally, Shultz and Kissinger -Television -Announcements -Timing -Phase II -Donald H. Rumsfeld
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-6 (cont.)
-Issues -4-H convention -Chicago -Conference on aging -Press conference -Announcement -People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Cabinet -National Security Council [NSC] -Congressional leaders -Kissinger's schedule -NSC Haldeman talked with the White House operator and George P. Shultz at an unknown time between 9:10 am and 10:13 am. [Conversation No. 294-6A] [See Conversation No. 15-22] [End of telephone conversation] Haldeman's previous call to Shultz -Meany's views The President's schedule -AFL-CIO convention -Meany's views -Haldeman and Kissinger -Charles W. Colson and Shultz -Colson's conversation with Rumsfeld -Travel plans [Pause] -Football game -Request for seats -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon Mrs. Nixon's schedule
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-6 (cont.)
Haldeman talked with the White House operator and Constance M. Stuart at an unknown time between 9:10 am and 10:13 am. [Conversation No. 294-6B] [See Conversation No. 15-23] [End of telephone conversation] Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Network television coverage -Press coverage -Stuart -New York Daily News Julie Nixon Eisenhower and Tricia Nixon Cox -Press relations
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Ceremonial events -Thanksgiving -Turkey presentation -Mrs. Nixon's schedule -The President's schedule -Animals -King Timahoe -Photographs Butz
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-6 (cont.)
-Senate confirmation -Press coverage -Haldeman -Hubert H. Humphrey -Dwayne O. Andreas -Edward M. Kennedy -Henry M. (“Scoop”) Jackson -Possible filibuster Supreme Court nominees -William H. Rehnquist -Liberals' reaction -Barry M. Goldwater Herbert Stein -Health -Possible role with government -Council of Economic Advisors [CEA] -Federal Reserve Board [FRB] -CEA Jews in administration -Stein, Arthur F. Burns and Kissinger -Connally's views -Value -CEA -Cabinet and Supreme Court -Stein Congressional action -Dollar check-off on income taxes -Butz confirmation -Michael J. Mansfield Amendment Colson -Call from the President, November 17, 1971 -Ronald L. Ziegler Unknown vote in House of Representatives -Mansfield Amendment -Press coverage
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-6 (cont.)
Congress -Mansfield Amendment -John Sherman Cooper-Frank F. Church Amendment -Clark MacGregor and William E. Timmons -Vote The President's schedule -Football game -International monetary situation -Shultz and Connally -Thomas H. Moorer -Kissinger -Kissinger -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -AFL-CIO convention -Florida -Sports stars -Wives -Schedule -The President's Duke Law School class -The President's military friends -Law School class -Professors Lon L. Fuller and David F. Cavers -[David] Kenneth Rush -Charles S. Rhyne -Education -John MacK. Holland, Jr. -The President's military friends -Reception -The President's military experience -Rose Mary Woods -[Unknown man] -Possible attendees -Peter Boyle -Doris Gurley [?] -Paul Loomis -Number Staff meetings
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-6 (cont.)
The President talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 9:10 am and 10:13 am. [Conversation No. 294-6C] Kissinger's schedule The President talked with Kissinger. Kissinger's previous trip Kissinger's schedule [End of telephone conversation] Kissinger
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Connally -Conversation with Haldeman The President's schedule -Connally -Forthcoming Washington Redskins-Dallas Cowboys game -Camp David -Miami game -Forthcoming Oklahoma-Nebraska game -Redskins games
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-6 (cont.)
Kissinger entered at 10:13 am. Kissinger's schedule -Previous speech at Commercial Club in Cincinnati -Connally's New York speech -Nikita S. Khruschev's New York speech -Californians -Taft Schreiber -Asa V. Call -Schreiber -California Club -Fragmented -Previous speech at Commercial Club -Press coverage -Major cities -Press coverage -Previous speech at Commercial Club -Robert A. Taft, Jr. People's Republic of China [PRC] -Lt. Gen. Vernon A. Walters The President's schedule -Announcement of PRC trip -Press conference -4-H event -Announcement of PRC trip -Timing -Mrs. Nixon -PRC response Vietnam -Negotiations -PRC -Le Duc Tho -Announcement of PRC visit White House dinners -Connally -Spiro T. Agnew -Mrs. Nixon
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-6 (cont.)
-Emilio Garrastazu Medici dinner -Brazil -Canadian Dinner -William P. Rogers -Connally -Rogers and Agnew -Medici dinner PRC -John T. Downey -Wife's visit -Son -Possible release -Rogers and Melvin R. Laird -Richard M. Helms -Walters -The President's forthcoming visit -Timing of announcement -Hanoi George H. W. Bush -Statement regarding PRC statement -State Department State Department -Attitude -Marshall Green -Reaction to unknown statement -Kissinger's call to Rogers -Rogers -Compared to the British Foreign Service The President’s schedule -Forthcoming meeting with Edward R.G. Heath -George R.S. Baring, Earl of Cromer -Georges J.R. Pompidou
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Conv. No. 294-6 (cont.)
[Privacy] [Duration: 6s ]
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-Meeting with Kissinger -Forthcoming meeting with Pompidou -Timing -Willy Brandt -Forthcoming meeting with Heath -Options -International monetary situation -Connally -Shultz -Meeting with Group of Ten -Pompidou -Effect on the President’s schedule -Cromer and Connally -Connally -Rogers -North Atlantic Treaty Organization [NATO] Vietnam -Negotiations -Le Duc Tho -Xuan Thuy -Bombing -Timing -Negotiations -William J. Porter Kissinger's schedule -Time's Editorial Board -Connally -The President's choice as ‘Man of the Year” Article by Walter Trohan
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-6 (cont.)
The President's schedule -Hedley W. Donovan -Life series on Bicentennial -Interview with the President -The President's article in 1960 on the National Purpose -James R. Shepley -Donovan -Questions for the President -Henry A. Grunwald -Kissinger's suggestion -Donovan -“Man of the Year” award -Interview with the President Time magazine -Story on Ziegler -Hugh S. Sidey -“Man of the Year” award -1971 and 1972 -Value -Foreign readership -The President's foreign policy achievements -Alternate choices -Interview with the President for Life magazine -Donovan Kissinger's schedule -Previous meeting with Time Editorial Board -Vietnam and PRC Haldeman left at 10:45 am. -The President -Previous speech at Commercial Club -Ohio and Illinois -New York -1972 election -Economics
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-6 (cont.)
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-Previous meeting with Time Editorial Board -Alexander Heard of Vanderbilt -Donovan's statement New York Times Liberals -The President's foreign policy -John F. Kennedy Kissinger's forthcoming meeting with Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Vietnam -Josip Broz Tito -The President's policy Kissinger's schedule -David M. Kennedy -NATO -Previous speech at Commercial Club -Taft -Reception -Unknown man -David Kennedy Kissinger left at 10:50 am.
Conversation No. 294-7
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Date: November 18, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:50 am and 10:54 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 15-24]
Conversation No. 294-8 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: 10:54 am - 10:55 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [See Conversation No. 15-26]
Conversation No. 294-9 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: 10:55 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 15-27]
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 294-10 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: 10:55 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 15-28]
Conversation No. 294-11 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: 10:55 am - 12:42 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Charles W. Colson. The President's schedule -American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations [AFL-CIO] convention -George Meany The President talked with Herbert Stein between 10:56 am and 10:58 am. [Conversation No. 294-11A] [See Conversation No. 15-29] [End of telephone conversation] Stein -Possible position with administration The President talked with Patrick J. Buchanan between 10:59 am and 11:00 am. [Conversation No. 294-11B]
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-11 (cont.)
[See Conversation No. 15-30] [End of telephone conversation] Amnesty -George S. McGovern's views -Abraham Lincoln's actions -Deserters Congressional vote on Edward P. Boland Amendment, November 17, 1971 -Press coverage -John A. Scali -Michael J. Mansfield Amendment -The President's statement The President's schedule -AFL-CIO convention -Colson's staff member Meany Unknown man -Statements [First name unknown] O'Brien Robert J. Dole -Question and Answer [Q&A] session Earl L. Butz -Confirmation -Effect of delay -Clark MacGregor's conversations -George D. Aiken, Hugh Scott and Charles H. Percy -Dole Supreme Court nominations -William H. Rehnquist -Confirmation -Smith Hempstone, Jr.’s previous column -Conservatives
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-11 (cont.)
Conservatives -Defense budget -Amchitka test Amchitka test -White House mail Polls -George H. Gallup and Louis P. Harris National economy -Press views of the President's policy -Wall Street Journal -Barron's -Third quarter figures -Paul W. McCracken -George P. Shultz -Release of government statistics -Wall Street Journal -Third quarter figures -Views of Colson's friend -The President's forthcoming speech at AFL-CIO convention -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Content -The President’s policies -Democrats' actions -Ronald L. Ziegler and Scali Polls -Harris and Gallup -Figures -Media coverage of issues The President's schedule -AFL-CIO convention
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-11 (cont.)
National economy -Donald H. Rumsfeld -John B. Connally -International monetary situation -Tax Bill -Speech in New York City -Stock market -Gross National Product [GNP] and Consumer Price Index [CPI] The President's schedule -Possible press conference -Coverage -Timing -Haldeman's views -Forthcoming trip to People's Republic of China [PRC] -Timing of announcement -Scali -Henry A. Kissinger -Possible press conference -Timing -Previous TV appearances -Possible press conference -Timing Cambodia -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] television program -J. Skelly Wright's decision The President's schedule -Possible press conference -Format -Location The President talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 11:00 am and 11:34 am. [Conversation No. 294-11C] Haldeman's schedule The President talked with Haldeman at an unknown time.
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-11 (cont.)
Asked Haldeman to join them [End of telephone conversation] The President's schedule -Possible press conference -Timing -Thomas E. Dewey's views -Charles A. Halleck's memorandum -Patrick J. Buchanan's views Haldeman entered at 11:34 am. Connally's schedule -Possible press conference -National economy -Pay Board and Price Commission The President's schedule -Press conferences -Views of Democrats and media -Dan Rather's views -Courtney R. Sheldon's views -Democrats' views -Possible press conference -Connally -Possible statements -National economy -Location -California press -Arrangements Henry A. Kissinger entered at 11:40 am. International monetary policy -Britain -Connally -Kissinger's conversation with Connally -Participation in forthcoming meetings -Edward R.G. Heath
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-11 (cont.)
-Connally and William P. Rogers -Kissinger's conversation with George R.S. Baring, Earl of Cromer -Heath, Georges J.R. Pompidou and Willy Brandt -Walter Scheel -Connally’s schedule -Cromer Rhodesia -United Nations [UN] vote on Chrome sanctions -US reaction -British vote -Congress -Ziegler -State Department's views -Procurement bill -Cromer -The President's conversation with Alexander F. Douglas-Home -US support -British efforts -Sanctions -US response -Kissinger's dealings with State Department President’s schedule -Kissinger’s lunch with Cromer -Heath -Forthcoming announcements -Pompidou -Connally’s schedule -Heath and Brandt -Possible press conference -Timing -Connally’s schedule -Foreign concerns -Meeting of the Group of Ten -Kissinger’s forthcoming conversation with Rogers -Connally’s schedule -Pompidou and Brandt -Attendees -Connally and Rogers -Stag meeting
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-11 (cont.)
Kissinger left at 12:00 pm. -State Department -Rogers -Leaks Rogers's schedule -Forthcoming trip to Latin America -Timing -Announcement -Other foreign visitors -Press conference The President's schedule -Possible press conference -Connally -Congress's schedule -Briefing book Connally's schedule -Possible press conference -Colson's forthcoming conversation with Connally -Connally's speech in New York City -The President's schedule -Timing -Colson's forthcoming conversation with Connally The President's schedule -Possible press conference -Timing of announcement -The President's trip to Florida -Rather's statement -Public's perception Polls -Harris compared with Gallup -Results -Methods -Results -Regional differences
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-11 (cont.)
-Issues -Dwight D. Eisenhower and Lyndon B. Johnson -Determining issues -William L. Calley, Jr. -Results -Eisenhower and Johnson -Claude Robinson's views -1960 -Gallup -John F. Kennedy -[Forename unknown] Rowdey [sp?] -Work in Massachusetts -Colson -Johnson in 1967 -Gallup compared with Harris -Gallup's conversation with Donald H. Rumsfeld -Harris -Dewey -Albert E. Sindlinger -Gallup -George W. Romney and Edmund S. Muskie -Trial heats -Calley -Process -Popular mood -Unemployment -George H. Gallup [Jr.] -George H. Gallup [Sr.] -Vietnam -Gallup -Harris -William B. Saxbe, Robert A. Taft, Jr. and Robert P. Griffin -Distribution Louie B. Nunn -Statement -Muskie, Hubert H. Humphrey, Edward M. Kennedy and Birch E. Bayh, Jr.
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Conv. No. 294-11 (cont.)
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AFL-CIO convention -Meany comments Connally -Conversation with Haldeman -Schedule -Possible press conference -Colson -Relations with White House staff The President's schedule -Possible press conference -Timing -Football game -Florida -Press conference -Connally -Press conference -Timing Colson and Haldeman left at 12:42 pm.
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 294-12 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:42 pm and 12:46 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. David M. Kennedy -Possible role with Administration The President's schedule
Conversation No. 294-13 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:42 pm and 12:46 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 15-31]
Conversation No. 294-14 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: 12:46 pm Location: Executive Office Building The White House operator talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 15-32]
Conversation No. 294-15
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Date: November 18, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:46 pm and 2:48 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez. The President's schedule -Florida -Dinner Sanchez left at an unknown time before 2:48 pm.
Conversation No. 294-16 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:46 pm and 2:48 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with an unknown person. The President's schedule -John D. Ehrlichman -George P. Shultz
Conversation No. 294-17 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:46 pm and 2:48 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-16 (cont.)
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 2:48 pm.
Conversation No. 294-18 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:46 pm and 2:48 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-18 (cont.)
Conversation No. 294-19 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:46 pm and 2:48 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Rose Mary Woods. The President's schedule -Florida -American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations [AFL-CIO] convention -George Meany -College football games
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Conversation No. 294-20 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:46 pm and 2:48 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 15-33]
28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-19 (cont.)
Conversation No. 294-21 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: 2:48 pm - 2:52 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Tricia Nixon Cox. [See Conversation No. 15-34; one item has been withdrawn from the conversation]
Conversation No. 294-22 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: 2:56 pm - 4:50 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with George P. Shultz and Manolo Sanchez. Refreshments Sanchez left at an unknown time before 3:36 pm. John B. Connally -Previous meeting with Shultz -Henry A. Kissinger -Upcoming meeting with the Group of Ten Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 2:56 pm. [Unintelligible] Sanchez left at an unknown time before 3:36 pm.
29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-22 (cont.)
Connally -Previous meeting with Shultz -Staff -Gold International monetary situation -Price of gold -Convertibility Charles H. Percy -Previous statement -Richard B. Ogilvie -Vietnam Nelson A. Rockefeller Ronald W. Reagan -Conversation with the President -Welfare reform Rockefeller -Revenue sharing Ogilvie -Previous call to Shultz -Percy's speech -House Resolution 1 House Resolution 1 -Percy's efforts -Shultz's previous conversation with Connally Congress -Pending legislation -Connally's efforts Ogilvie -Federal welfare funds
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-22 (cont.)
Congress -Tax Bill -Michael J. Mansfield An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 2:56 pm. Delivery The unknown person left at an unknown time before 3:36 pm. American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations [AFL-CIO] convention -George Meany's previous speech -Soviet Union and People's Republic of China [PRC] -Executive Council's meeting -Pay Board participation -The President's forthcoming speech -Meany's statement on the President's economic program National economy -Consumer Price Index [CPI] -Increase AFL-CIO convention -The President's forthcoming speech -Vietnam -Meany -Relations with Lyndon B. Johnson and Dwight D. Eisenhower -The President's schedule -Pay Board Federal Budget -Manipulation -Pending tax bill -Revenue-sharing -Family assistance -Value added tax -Possible role in tax system -Hubert H. Humphrey's proposal -Russell B. Long's proposal -Cost -Herbert Stein
31 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-22 (cont.)
Stein -Shultz's call to Maj. Gen. James D. (“Don”) Hughes -White House car -Possible role with administration -Shultz's previous conversation with Connally -Milton Friedman -Arthur F. Burns -Paul W. McCracken -Council of Economic Advisors [CEA] appointment -Jews in administration -Connally's views -Health National economy -Pay Board -Coal miners -Retroactivity of contracts -Shultz's daughter's question -Possible strike -Congress -Effect of freeze -Previous Wall Street Journal article -Duration of freeze -Burns -Letter to the President regarding his visit to New York The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 2:56 pm and 3:36 pm. [Conversation No. 294-22A] [See Conversation No. 15-35] [End of telephone conversation] Burns -Lyndon B. Johnson -Contacts -Pierre-Paul Schweitzer
32 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-22 (cont.)
The President talked with Peter M. Flanigan between 3:36 and 3:42 pm. [Conversation No. 294-22B] [See Conversation No. 15-36] [End of telephone conversation] Fredrick M. Eaton -Possible role with Administration -North Atlantic Treaty Organization [NATO] Ambassadorship -Requirements David Kennedy -Possible role with Administration Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 3:42 pm. The President's schedule -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Cost of Living Council [COLC] -Kissinger Bull left at an unknown time before 3:47 pm. David M. Kennedy -Possible role with Administration International monetary situation Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 3:42 pm. Refreshments Sanchez left at an unknown time before 3:47 pm. Pending legislation National economy -Money supply -Burns
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Conv. No. 294-22 (cont.)
The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 3:42 pm and 3:47 pm. [Conversation No. 294-22C] [See Conversation No. 15-37] [End of telephone conversation] National economy -Money supply -Burns -Friedman -Federal budget for Fiscal Year 1973 The President talked with Charles W. Colson between 3:47 pm and 3:51 pm. [Conversation No. 294-22D] [See Conversation No. 15-38; one item has been withdrawn from the conversation] Rumsfeld entered at 3:48 pm. [End of telephone conversation] The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman between 3:51 pm and an unknown time before 4:17 pm. [Conversation No. 294-22E] Colson The President's schedule [End of telephone conversation] National economy -Pay Board -Retroactivity of contracts -Pending legislation
34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-22 (cont.)
-Pending legislation -Clark MacGregor's views Congress -Authority vis-a-vis the President -Washington Post article National economy -Rumsfeld's deputy -Frank C. Carlucci -Requirements -The President's program -C. Jackson Grayson and George H. Boldt -Pay Board and Price Commission -Relations -Rumsfeld's activities -Staffs' activities -Effects -Exemptions -Cost of Living Council -Activities -Virginia H. Knauer -Connally -Telegram from Jewel Tea Company -Activities The President talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 3:51 pm and 4:17 pm. [Conversation No. 294-22F] [Unintelligible] [End of telephone conversation] National economy -The President's schedule -The President's program -Foreign policy -Cost of Living Council -Role
35 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-22 (cont.)
-Rumsfeld's conversation with Dick [Surname unknown] [Richard Ogilvie?] Ogilvie -Welfare reform
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-Possible role with administration -Judicial appointment -Mitchell -Confirmation
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The President talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 3:51 pm and 4:17 pm. [Conversation No. 294-22G]
36 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-22 (cont.)
The President's schedule -Mitchell -Subway in Washington, DC -Daniel P. Moynihan -Joel T. Broyhill [End of telephone conversation] District of Columbia -Home Rule -Subway The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 3:51 pm and 4:17 pm. [Conversation No. 294-22H] [See Conversation No. 15-39] [End of telephone conversation] National economy -The President's program -Effect -Duration The President talked with John B. Connally between 4:17 pm and 4:24 pm. [Conversation No. 294-22I] [See Conversation No. 15-40] [End of telephone conversation] The President's schedule -Kissinger and Mitchell National economy The President talked with an unknown person in Kissinger's office at an unknown time between 4:24 pm and 4:34 pm.
37 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-22 (cont.)
[Conversation No. 294-22J] The President's schedule -Kissinger [End of telephone conversation] National economy -The President's program -Inflation -Rent Board -Thomas B. Curtis -Rent controls -Paris -Curtis -Democrats' actions -Tax cut -Labor unions -Shultz's conversation with Willie J. Usery -Usery's speech in St. Louis in 1960 -Connally's views -Public perceptions of Administration's policy towards labor unions Supreme Court -William H. Rehnquist and Lewis F. Powell, Jr. National economy -The President's program -Pay Board -George Meany -Business's reaction -Stein's views An unknown man entered at an unknown time after 4:24 pm. Kissinger's schedule The unknown man left at an unknown time before 4:34 pm. The President talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 4:24 pm and 4:34
38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-22 (cont.)
pm. [Conversation No. 294-22K] The President's schedule -Mitchell [End of telephone conversation] National economy -The President's program Henry A. Kissinger entered at 4:34 pm. The President's schedule Kissinger's schedule -Prisoner of war [POW] wives The President's schedule -Mitchell and Rumsfeld Shultz and Rumsfeld left at 4:35 pm. Vietnam -Military dispositions -North Vietnamese Army Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 4:35 pm. The President's schedule -Rumsfeld -Mitchell -Broyhill Bull left at an unknown time before 4:50 pm. Vietnam -Military dispositions -North Vietnamese Army -Bombing
39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-22 (cont.)
-Timing -People's Republic of China [PRC] initiative -The President’s decision -Thomas H. Moorer -Possible effect -PRC, Soviet Union -Le Duc Tho's possible actions -Negotiations -William J. Porter's statement -Le Duc Tho's schedule -Bombing -Possible effect -Kissinger’s view -PRC and the Soviet Union -Timing -Possible effect -The President’s view -PRC trip -Timing Soviet Union -William P. Rogers's statement -Mitchell -Kissinger's forthcoming conversation with Yitzhak Rabin Connally's schedule -Press conference Kissinger's conversation with an unknown man The President's schedule -Press conference -Time Kissinger left at 4:50 pm.
40 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 294-23 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:50 pm and 4:54 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with John N. Mitchell and Donald H. Rumsfeld. [General conversation] Pending legislation -Tax check-off for political campaigns -Clark MacGregor -Charles McC. Mathias, Jr.’s motion -MacGregor's efforts -Possible veto -Possible veto -Provisions -James O. Eastland -Possible veto -Mitchell's forthcoming call to John B. Connally -MacGregor Mitchell left at an unknown time before 4:54 pm. Illinois -Poll Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 4:50 pm. The President's schedule -Joel T. Broyhill, William E. Timmons and Egil G. (“Bud”) Krogh, Jr. -Rumsfeld and Mitchell Rumsfeld and Bull left at an unknown time before 4:54 pm.
41 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 294-24 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:50 pm and 4:54 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with an unknown person. The President's schedule -Departure for Florida -Press
Conversation No. 294-25 Date: November 18, 1971 Time: 4:54 - unknown before 5:50 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Joel T. Broyhill, William E. Timmons and Egil Krogh, Jr.; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Washington, DC subway Arrangements for photographa Washington, DC subway -William H. Natcher's actions -The President's possible statement -Natcher -Statements regarding John A. Volpe and the Washington, DC Council -The President's possible statement -Natcher -Appropriations -The President's possible statement
42 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-25 (cont.)
-Dissemination -Appropriations -Natcher -Broyhill's possible actions
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Lewis F. Powell, Jr. -Nomination to Supreme Court -John Marshall
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-Ulysses S. Grant Presidential gifts -Secretaries John N. Mitchell and Donald H. Rumsfeld entered at 5:09 pm.
43 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-25 (cont.)
Introductions Broyhill, Timmons and Krogh left at 5:09 pm. Pending Tax Bill John B. Connally -Previous call from Mitchell -Pending Tax Bill -Possible veto -Hugh Scott's views -Russell B. Long -Scott and Robert P. Griffin -Griffin -Possible veto Mitchell left at an unknown time before 5:16 pm.
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The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 5:09 pm and 5:16 pm. [Conversation No. 294-25A] [See Conversation No. 15-42] [End of telephone conversation] The White House operator talked with the President at an unknown time between 5:09 pm and 5:16 pm.
44 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-25 (cont.)
[Conversation No. 294-25B] [See Conversation No. 15-43] [End of telephone conversation]
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The President talked with Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon between 5:16 and 5:17 pm. [Conversation No. 294-25c] [See Conversation No. 15-44; one item has been withdrawn from the conversation] [End of telephone conversation]
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Mitchell entered at an unknown time after 5:17 pm. Pending Tax Bill -Wilbur D. Mills -Tax check-off for political parties -Debts of Republican National Committee and Democratic National Committees -Creditors' demands -Civil Aeronautics Board -MacGregor's views -Charles McC. Mathias's motion -Connally's views -Tax check-off for political parties
45 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-25 (cont.)
-Provisions -Possible effect on 1972 election 1968 election -Effect of finances
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Connally -Conversation with the President Rumsfeld left at 5:30 pm. -The President's Law Firm -Arthur J. Mahon -Estate In Houston -Shearn Moody, Jr. -Roy M. Cohn -Mahon's statements -The Attorney General -Connally's law firm -The President's law firm -Mitchell’s understanding of case -Moody -Moody Foundation -Connally's law firm -Client -Ex-convict's statements -Department of Justice, Internal Revenue Service [IRS] -Mitchell's conversations
46 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 294-25 (cont.)
-Victor Riesel [?] -Johnnie M. Walters -Russell B. Long's committee -The President's conversation with Connally -Riesel [?]
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The President's schedule -American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations [AFL-CIO] convention -Possible speech The President talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 5:30 pm and 5:50 pm. [Conversation No. 294-25D] -Dwight D. Eisenhower [End of telephone conversation] -George Meany The President's forthcoming speech to AFL-CIO convention -The President's previous speech to Machinist convention The conversation was cut off at an unknown time before 5:50 pm.