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Date: 
Jun 28, 1972
Location: 
Executive Office Building
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) Conversation No. 346-1 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: 10:38-10:40 am Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Ronald . Ziegler. The President's schedule -Forthcoming press conference -Timing -Television -The President’s view -Ziegler’s view -West Coast -Midwest -Impact -Ziegler’s announcement -Location -East Room Ziegler left at 10:40 am.
Conversation No. 346-2 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:40 and 10:43 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 26-25]
Conversation No. 346-3
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Date: June 28, 1972 Time: 10:43-10:44 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Stephen B. Bull. [See Conversation No. 26-26]
Conversation No. 346-4 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:44 and 11:16 am Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown person. Delivery of unidentified item The unknown person left at an unknown time before 11:16 am.
Conversation No. 346-5 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:44 and 11:16 am Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown person. Unknown item The unknown person left at an unknown time before 11:16 am.
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) Conversation No. 346-6 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:44 and 11:16 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Meeting
Conversation No. 346-7 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:44 and 11:16 am Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown person. Meeting with Charles W. Colson The unknown person left at an unknown time before 11:16 am.
Conversation No. 346-8 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: 11:16 am - 1:55 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman.
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) John N. Mitchell -Conversation with Frederick C. LaRue -Martha (Beall) Mitchell -Popular perception Charles W. Colson entered at 11:18 am. John Mitchell -Martha Mitchell -George S. McGovern's remark -Press coverage -Martha Mitchell’s comments -Haldeman’s view -Political divorces -John V. Tunney, Paul N. (“Pete)” McCloskey, Jr. Robert J. Dole -Press coverage -William F. (“Billy”) Graham -Colson’s view -The President’s view
Conv. No. 346-8 (cont.)
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Conv. No. 346-8 (cont.)
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New establishment -Media -Comparisons -John W. Chancellor -Walter L. Cronkite, Jr. -George Putnam -Herbert E. Kaplow -Dan Rather -Columnist supporters Press relations -Henry A. Kissinger -Herbert G. Klein -Kissinger -Contacts with press -Haldeman’s efforts -Chancellor -Joseph C. Kraft -Howard K. Smith -Louie Martin -Chalmers Roberts -Kraft -Rowland Evans
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -Contacts with Senators -Effectiveness -Colson’s view -Haldeman’s view Press -Coverage of House of Represenatatives vote -Melvin R. Laird -Newspapers and networks -Washington Post article comparing McGovern's policies with Dwight D. Eisenhower's -Count officials support of the President -Wire services
Conv. No. 346-8 (cont.)
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Washington Post story -Kissinger and Laird -House of Representatives votes -Coverage
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Conv. No. 346-8 (cont.)
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Amnesty -Abraham Lincoln -Research -The President’s instructions -Kinds of amnesty -The President’s view -Chieu Hoy program -Lincoln’s policies -Need for public relations effort
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Foreign policy -Walter H. Judd -President's People's Republic of China [PRC] initiative -Soviet Union
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -Global strategy -The President’s policies
Conv. No. 346-8 (cont.)
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Former Philippine ambassador Ernesto V. Lagdemeo -Visit to the US -Campaign contribution -Anna C. Chennault -Lagdemeo -Henry Kearns -Feelings for President -California -Filipinos -Note from the President to Lagdemeo -Colson
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -Clark MacGregor
Conv. No. 346-8 (cont.)
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Colson left at 12:50 pm. The President's forthcoming press conference -Timing -Ronald L. Ziegler’s view -Television -Texas -California -Haldeman’s view An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 12:50 pm. Refreshment The unknown person left at an unknown time before 1:00 pm. The President’s forthcoming press conference -Questions -Timing -Networks -Audience -Questions -Timing -Local option time
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -Coverage -Number of press conferences -Frequency -Questions -Briefing book -Patrick J. Buchanan -Dwight L. Chapin -Watergate break-in -Martha Mitchell -Spiro T. Agnew -Policies -Watergate break-in Ziegler entered at 1:00 pm. Baseball greats list -Dissemination to Associated Press [AP] -Jim Konstanty -Elroy Face -Unknown player -Larry Doby -Reggie Jackson -Bill White -Roy White -New York Yankees -Conclusion -President's article -Timing of release -Copy to [Dwight] David Eisenhower, II -Stars and Stripes -Wire services -AP -United Press International [UPI] -Sports Illustrated -Sporting News President's forthcoming press conference -Timing -Length
Conv. No. 346-8 (cont.)
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
Conv. No. 346-8 (cont.)
Ziegler left at 1:05 pm. President's article on baseball greats -Press coverage -The President’s instructions -Ziegler -Ted Williams President's schedule -Trip to California Social Security legislation -MacGregor's prediction -Possible provisions John Mitchell -Future role President's schedule -Camp David An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 1:05 pm. Removal of unidentified items The unknown person left at an unknown time before 1:55 pm. President's schedule -California -Camp David -Terry L. Decker Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 1:05 pm. Instructions Sanchez left at an unknown time before 1:55 pm.
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) White House staff -Decker -Secretaries -Skills -Secretaries for Camp David -Beverly Kaye -Patricia B. McKee -Nellie L. Yates -Marjorie P. Acker -Kathy [Surname unknown] -White House operators President's schedule -Colson's suggestions -Vida Blue -Possible telephone calls -President's previous call to Frank L. Rizzo -Value White House secretaries
Conv. No. 346-8 (cont.)
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-Yates's husband -Rose Mary Woods -Acker -Husband -Unnamed secretary [Sally Inge?]
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -Trips -Comparison with Shelley A. (Scarney) Buchanan -Charles G. (“Bebe”) Rebozo -Cliques -Avoidance -The President’s forthcoming trip to California -Secretarial assistance -Reward -MacGregor's office secretary -East Wing secretary -Lyndon K. (“Mort”) Allin -Secretary -President's activities -Yates -Kissinger's office -Haldeman’s office -Woods's office -MacGregor's office -John D. Ehrlichman's office -Rewards for top secretaries -Comparison with Cabinet officers -McKee -Movie attendance -Decker -Shelley Buchanan -Assignments -The President’s view John N. Mitchell -Martha Mitchell -Watergate break-in -Administration's containment efforts -Answer for next press conference on Mitchell's involvement -Cubans -White House involvement and responsibility -Bugging of President -Kevin R. Phillips -Telephone call in New Mexico -Martha Mitchell
Conv. No. 346-8 (cont.)
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
Conv. No. 346-8 (cont.)
-Mitchell's future role -Public relations -Nelson A. Rockefeller, Ronald W. Reagan, James L. Buckley -Work in Missouri -Reorganization -Frederic V. Malek -1968 campaign compared to 1972 campaign -Richard G. Kleindienst -Delegates -Peter M. Flanigan
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Pennsylvania -Milton J. Shapp -Comments about the President -Rizzo’s response
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Conv. No. 346-8 (cont.)
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Mitchell -LaRue -Mitchell’s resignation -Failures -Press accounts -G. Harrold Carswell -Daniel J. and Phillip F. Berrigan trial -Angela Y. Davis trial -Daniel Ellsberg case -Watergate break-in -International Telephone and Telegraph [ITT] case -Martha Mitchell -Future role with President -MacGregor -Advisor -Malek -Role -Personnel changes -Watergate break-in -Robert C. Mardian -Role
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
Conv. No. 346-8 (cont.)
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The President's forthcoming press conference -Political questions -The President’s view -Haldeman’s view Pending legislation -Public broadcasting -Size of appropriation -Possible veto -The President’s view -Administration control of Board of Directors of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting
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17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) July 4 holiday -President's statement -Timing -Radio audience
Conv. No. 346-8 (cont.)
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END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 15 ***************************************************************** The President talked with the White House operator. [Conversation No. 346-8A] The President's call to an unknown person. [End of telephone conversation] The President's schedule -Haircut Abraham Lincoln -Amnesty -Quotation -Prosecution of Civil War -Mythology -Compared to 1960 campaign -Edward M. Kennedy The President and Haldeman left at 1:55 pm.
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) Conversation No. 346-9 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:25 and 2:30 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown man. The President's schedule -John D. Ehrlichman The unknown man left at an unknown time before 2:30 pm.
Conversation No. 346-10 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: 2:30-3:09 pm Location: June 28, 1972 The President met with John D. Ehrlichman. The President's schedule The President's forthcoming press conference -Anticipated questions and possible answers -Political questions -Foreign policy -Meat prices -Controls -Statements by White House -Impact -Stock market -Australian Meat Board -E.K. Johnson -John B. Connally -Robert J. Kleberg, Jr.
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -Interests -View -Government procurement -Kleberg’s view -Frank C. Carlucci -Defense Department -General Services Administration [GSA] -Melvin R. Laird -Caspar W. Weinberger Kleberg -Background -Possible future role in Administration President's forthcoming press conference -Anticipated questions and proposed answers -Busing in Detroit -Justice Department -William S. Broomfield -President's letter -Moratorium -Ehrlichman's forthcoming trip -Illinois -Press conference in Lansing, Michigan -Robert P. Griffin's legislation -Office of Economic Opportunity [OEO] -Legal services -Democratic platform statement -President's response -Efficacy of busing -The President’s view Legislation -Busing -Abortion -Amnesty -Homosexual rights -Marriages
Conv. No. 346-10 (cont.)
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) California -Marijuana (ballot) initiative -Impact -Election turnout -George S. McGovern's reaction President's forthcoming press conference -Anticipated questions and proposed answers -Welfare -Day care -Social Security increase -Clark MacGregor -Wilbur D. Mills and Carl B. Albert -Congressional schedule -Timing for legislation -Financing -Patrick J. Buchanan’s view -Payroll taxes -President's 1969 income tax reform -Impact of Frank F. Church's proposal -Legal Services Corporation -The President’s view -Proposals -Ronald W. Reagan -Board of Directors -Jacob K. Javits proposal -President's appointments -OEO -Public television funding -Daniel Ellsberg and Anthony Russo case -Pentagon Papers -Washington Post -Henry A. Kissinger -Jack N. Anderson -The President’s comments -Meat prices -Wording -Instructions to staff members -Impact on families
Conv. No. 346-10 (cont.)
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -Options -Welfare reform -Abraham A. Ribicoff amendment -Numbers of people affected -Administration's proposal -Senate sponsors -McGovern's proposal -Administration proposals -Payment levels -Work requirements -Gun control -National Rifle Association [NRA] -Senate action -Types of handguns -Roman L. Hruska -NRA -Smith & Wesson -Colt -Saturday night specials -The President’s comments -Birch E. Bayh, Jr. and Hruska -Statements -Welfare reform -Daniel P. (“Pat”) Moynihan -McGovern's proposals -President's program -Family assistance -House Resolution [HR] 1 -Senate -Elliot L. Richardson's analysis -Ribicoff's proposal -Russell B. Long -Connally -Revenue sharing -Nelson A. Rockefeller and Javits -Congressional action -Social services -Richard B. Ogilvie and Rockefeller -Timing of decision
Conv. No. 346-10 (cont.)
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) -Kenneth R. Cole, Jr. -Weinberger -Timing of decision -Tax increase -Congressional appropriations -Brookings Institution reports -Outlook -The President’s view -Wording -Herbert Stein's comment -Second term Presidents Meat prices -Carlucci -Government procurement -GSA -Gen. Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Storage -The President’s instructions -Forthcoming report Ehrlichman left at 3:09 pm.
Conv. No. 346-10 (cont.)
Conversation No. 346-11 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:09 and 3:15 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. Meeting
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) Conversation No. 346-12 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:09 and 3:15 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown man. The President's schedule The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. [Conversation No. 346-12A] Kissinger's schedule -Meeting with President -Time [End of telephone conversation] The President's schedule The unknown man left at an unknown time before 3:15 pm.
Conversation No. 346-13 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:09 and 3:15 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with an unknown person. Yellow pads of notes -Delivery -Location -Patrick J. Buchanan
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
Conversation No. 346-14 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: 3:15-3:30 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Henry A. Kissinger. President's forthcoming press conference -Anticipated questions and proposed answers -Defense Department budget -Melvin R. Laird -Vietnam negotiations -Briefing book -Location of memorandum Marjorie P. Acker entered at 3:15 pm. Alexander P. Butterfield -Meeting Kissinger talked with the White House operator. [Conversation No 346-14A] Requested for a call to Gen. Alexander M. Haig, Jr. Kissinger talked with Haig at an unknown time between 3:15 and 3:30 pm. The President’s forthcoming press conferene -Vietnam briefing book -Questions and responses [End of telephone conversation] -Butterfield
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) President's forthcoming press conference -Anticipated questions and proposed answers -Vietnam -Bombing of dikes The President talked with an unknown person. [Conversation No. 346-14B] Unknown item [End of telephone conversation] President's forthcoming press conference -Anticipated questions and proposed answers -Vietnam -Cloud seeding -The President’s possible responses -Laos -Laos -Mercenary commando raids -Meo tribesmen -Peace negotiations -Withdrawal of US forces -Laos, Cambodia -Thailand -Coalition Government -Nguyen Van Thieu -North Vietnamese forces in South Vietnam -Number of troops -Central Intelligence Agency [CIA] and Department of State -Possible attack on Hue -Leonid I. Brezhnev's statement -Fidel Castro -Strategic Arms and Limitation Treaty [SALT] -Relative military strength of US and Soviet Union -Multiple Independently-targeted Reentry Vehicle [MIRV] -The President’s possible comments
Conv. No. 346-14 (cont.)
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) Washington Post story -Time's coverage Vietnam peace negotiations -Questions at forthcoming press conference -SALT -Defense budget Kissinger's schedule -President's schedule -Meeting with People’s Republic of China [PRC] officials in New York Kissinger left at 3:30 pm.
Conv. No. 346-14 (cont.)
Conversation No. 346-15 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:30 and 3:34 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez. Stationery Sanchez left at an unknown time before 3:34 pm.
Conversation No. 346-16 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:30 and 3:34 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
Stationery -Amount Sanchez left at an unknown time before 3:34 pm.
Conversation No. 346-17 Date: June 28, 1972 T5me: Unknown between 3:30 and 3:34 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. President's schedule -Camp David -Henry A. Kissinger’s schedule -New York -Accompanying staff -Secretaries -John D. Ehrlichman -The President’s forthcoming press conference -Patrick J. Buchanan
Conversation No. 346-18 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:30 and 3:34 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez. President's schedule -Camp David
28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
Conv. No. 346-17 (cont.)
Sanchez left at an unknown time before 3:34 pm.
Conversation No. 346-19 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: 3:34-3:35 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. [See Conversation No. 26-49]
Conversation No. 346-20 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:35 and 3:54 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. Call for Manolo Sanchez
Conversation No. 346-21 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:35 and 3:54 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Rose Mary Woods. Spelling of Chou En-lai's name -Letter -Henry A. Kissinger
29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02)
Conversation No. 346-22 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:35 and 3:54 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown person. Unknown item Unknown person left at an unknown time before 3:54 pm.
Conversation No. 346-23 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:35 and 3:54 pm Location: Executive Office Building Rose Mary Woods talked with the President. Spelling of Chou En-lai's name
Conversation No. 346-24 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:35 and 3:54 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez. Letter for Rose Mary Woods -Henry A. Kissinger
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Jan-02) Sanchez left at an unknown time before 3:54 pm.
Conversation No. 346-25 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:35 and 3:54 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Rose Mary Woods. Sealing of letter to Chou En-lai
Conversation No. 346-26 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:35 and 3:54 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with an unknown person. Necessity of unidentified activity
Conversation No. 346-27 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: 3:54-3:59 pm Location: Executive Office Building H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 26-50]
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Conversation No. 346-28 Date: June 28, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:59 and 4:00 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown man. Manolo Sanchez -Departure President's schedule -Trip to Camp David -Helicopter The unknown man left at an unknown time before 4:00 pm.