389

Date: 
Nov 04, 1972
Location: 
Executive Office Building
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-1NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08)
Conversation No. 389-1 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:30 am and 8:40 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 33-3]
Conversation No. 389-2 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: 8:40 am - 8:45 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler. [See Conversation No. 33-4]
Conversation No. 389-3 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: 8:45 a.m. Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 33-5]
-2NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08)
Conversation No. 389-4 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:45 am and 8:52 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 33-6]
Conversation No. 389-5 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: 8:52 am - 9:00 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with William P. Rogers. [See Conversation No. 33-7]
Conversation No. 389-6 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:00 am and 9:06 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 33-8]
-3NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08)
Conversation No. 389-7 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: 9:06 am - 9:07 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Stephen B. Bull. [See Conversation No. 33-9]
Conversation No. 389-8 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: 9:10 am - 9:12 am Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Stephen B. Bull and Alexander P. Butterfield. The President’s schedule -Forthcoming telephone calls -Bailey [?] Smith -Timing -Procedure -John D. Ehrlichman’s role -Bull’s pre-calls check with the President Bull and Butterfield left at 9:12 am.
Conversation No. 389-9 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: 9:28 am - 9:33 am Location: Executive Office Building The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman.
-4NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-9 (cont’d)
1972 campaign -George S. McGovern speech in Chicago, November 3, 1972 -Response -Charles W. Colson -Conversation with Haldmean -Haldeman’s house -Sale -William P. Rogers -Recent conversation with the President -Forthcoming appearance on Meet the Press -Interest in action -Recent conversation with the President -Meet the Press -Melvin R. Laird -Haldeman’s forthcoming conversation with Colson -The President’s schedule -Haldeman The President’s schedule -Forthcoming telephone call -William T. Cahill -Clifford P. Case -New Jersey -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Case -New Jersey -Cahill 1972 campaign -McGovern’s speech in Chicago -Response -Press coverage -Effectiveness -Television viewers -Press coverage -Public sympathy for McGovern -McGovern’s physical appearance -McGovern’s health
-5NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-9 (cont’d) -McGovern’s demeanor -McGovern’s handling The President’s schedule -Haldeman Haldeman left at 9:33 am.
Conversation No. 389-10 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:33 am and 9:55 am Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown person. Instruction The unknown person left at an unknown time before 9:55 am.
Conversation No. 389-11 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: 9:55 am - 10:36 am Location: Executive Office Building The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman and John D. Ehrlichman.
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] 1972 campaign -The President -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew
-6NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-11 (cont’d) -Face the Nation -Time -Charles W. Colson -Cancellation -George S. McGovern -Unions -Hardhat strike -Ohio -New Jersey -Agnew -Platforms -Criticism of McGovern -McGovern -Statement -Rebuttals -William P. Rogers -Television [TV] -Problems -Colson -Henry A. Kissinger -Statement -Rogers -Appearance on TV -Scheduling -Vietnam settlemt -Confidence -Advance release -Agnew -Appearance -Cancellation -Colson -TV -New Jersey -Response -Agnew, Rogers -Improvise -The President -Kissinger -Air Force One
-7NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-11 (cont’d) -Press pool [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
1972 campaign -McGovern speech in Chicago, November 3, 1972 -Response -Henry A. Kissinger -Effectiveness -“Peace is at hand” and other comments at press conference, October 26, 1972 -Justification -Compared to the President’s comments -McGovern and press attempts to exploit differences -“Concrete issues” -Compared to details -“Central issues” quote [re: Vietnam] -Accuracy
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] -The President’s schedule -Telephone calls -William T. Cahill -Rescheduling -New Jersey -McGovern -Statement -Criticism -Substance -Vietnam settlement -“Central issues” quote -Tactics -Raymond K. Price, Jr.
-8NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-11 (cont’d)
Haldeman talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 9:55 am and 10:04 am. [Conversation No. 389-11A] [See also Conversation No. 33-10] [End of telephone conversation] The President’s schedule -Haldeman’s telephone call to Price Haldeman talked to an unknown woman at an unknown time between 9:55 am and 10:04 am. [Conversation No.389-11B] [See Conversation No. 33-11A] [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
The President talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 9:55 am and 10:04 am. [Conversation No. 389-11R] [Conversation No. 33-11B] Greetings [End of telephone conversation] [End of Conversation No. 389-11B] Haldeman talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 9:55 am and 10:04 am.
-9NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-11 (cont’d) [Conversation No. 389-11C] [See also Conversation No. 33-12] [End of telephone conversation] 1972 campaign -McGovern speech in Chicago -“Central issues” quote [re: Vietnam] -Accuracy Haldeman left at an unknown time before 10:04 am. The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 9:55 am and 10:04 am. [Conversation No. 389-11D] [See Conversation No. 33-13] The President talked with Thomas J. Meskill between 10:04 am and 10:08 am. [Conversation No. 389-11E] [See Conversation No. 33-14] Greetings
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] [End of telephone conversation Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 10:08 am. The President’s schedule -Meeting with Ehrlichman -Telephone calls
-10NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-11 (cont’d) -Cahill [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 10:08 am and 10:09 am. [Conversation No. 389-11F] [See Conversation No. 33-15] The President talked with Wesley Powell between 10:09 am and 10:13 am. [Conversation No. 389-11G] [See Conversation No. 33-16] Greetings
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] Beverly Powell joined the conversation at an unknown time before 10:13 am. Wesley Powell joined the conversation at an unknown time before 10:13 am. [End of telephone conversation] The President’s schedule -J. Caleb Boggs [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 10:13 am and
-11NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-11 (cont’d) 10:14 am. [Conversation No. 389-11H] [See Conversation No. 33-17]
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] The President talked with Boggs at an unknown time between 10:13 am and 10:14 am. [Conversation No. 389-11I] [See Conversation No. 33-18] Pierre S. Dupont, IV. joined the conversation at an unknown time before 10:14 am. [End of telephone conversation] The President’s schedule -S. Fletcher Thompson The President talked with Thompson between 10:14 am and 10:16 am. [Conversation No. 389-11J] [See Conversation No. 33-19] [End of telephone conversation] The President’s schedule -John K. MacIver The President talked with MacIver between 10:17 am and 10:19 am. [Conversation No. 389-11K] [See Conversation No. 33-20]
-12NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-11 (cont’d)
[End of telephone conversation] Future telephone calls -Robert J. Dole -Howard H. Baker, Jr. Bull left at an unknown time before 10:20 am. Haldeman entered at 10:20 am. 1972 campaign -Television [TV] -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -Cancellation -New Jersey -Buchanan -Statement [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
1972 campaign -McGovern speech in Chicago -“Central issues” quote [re: Vietnam] -Peace -Details -Breakdown -Effect on settlement agreement -The President’s address to the nation, “Look to the Future,” November 2, 1972 -Settlement agreement -Issues to be resolved -Removal of ambiguities -Details -1968 bombing halt -Peace -Details
-13NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-11 (cont’d) -“Central points” -The President’s May 8, 1972 speech -Prisoners of War [POWs] -Cease-fire -South Vietnam selfdetermination -Patrick J. Buchanan’s point -Hoax -Phrasing -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Kissinger’s insistence -Price -Response -Buchanan’s view -William P. Rogers -Kissinger’s view -Ronald L. Ziegler’s conversation with Kissinger -Kissinger -Press relations -Ziegler’s view -Press pool report -Effect -Escalation -The President’s November 3, 1972 statement -The President’s address to the nation “Look to the Future” -Settlement agreement -Breakthrough -Central issues -POWs -Cease-fire -South Vietnam self-determination -Cease-fire -Details -1968 bombing halt -Peace -Details -“Central points” Haldeman left and Bull entered at an unknown time after 10:20 am.
-14NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-11 (cont’d)
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] 1972 campaign -Telephone call to Robert W. Hirsh -Ehrlichman -South Dakota -Dole, Baker [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 10:27 am and 10:28 a.m. [Conversation No. 389-11L] [See Conversation No. 33-21]
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] The President talked with Robert Hirsch between 10:20 am and 10:22 am. [Conversation No. 389-11M] [See Conversation No. 33-22] [End of telephone conversation] The President’s schedule -James A. McClure The President talked with James A. McClure between 10:28 am and 10:29 am.
-15NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-11 (cont’d) [Conversation No. 389-11N] [See Conversation No. 33-23] [End of telephone conversation] The President’s schedule -Telephone calls -Margaret Chase Smith The President talked with Margaret Chase Smith between 10:30 am and 10:33 am. [Conversation No. 389-11O] [See Conversation No. 33-24] [End of telephone conversation] The President’s schedule -Howard H. Baker The President talked with Howard H. Baker, Jr. Between 10:34 am and 10:36 am. [Conversation No. 389-11P] [See Conversation No. 33-25] Bull left at an unknown time before 10:36 am. [End of telephone conversation] The President’s schedule -Telephone calls -Dole -Cahill -Boggs -William (“Willy”) Mills [End segment reviewed under deed of gift]
-16NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-11 (cont’d) *****************************************************************
The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 10:36 am and 10:41 am. [Conversation No. 389-11Q] [See also Conversation No. 33-26] Ehrlichman left at an unknown time before 10:36 am.
Conversation No. 389-12 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:36 am and 11:00 am Location: Executive Office Building The President met with John D. Ehrlichman.
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] 1972 campaign -Telephone calls -Impact -Crowds -William T. Cahill -Howard H. Baker, Jr. The President talked with Robert J. Dole between 10:41 am and 10:44 am. [Conversation No. 389-12A] [See Conversation No. 33-27]
-17NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-12 (cont’d) [End of telephone conversation] The President’s schedule The President talked with William (“Billy”) Mills between 10:45 am and 10:47 am. [Conversation No. 389-12B] [See Conversation No. 33-28] [End of telephone conversation] Mills -Support for the President -Blacks 1972 campaign -Telephone calls -Cahill -Gordon L. Allott -Cahill -Ehrlichman’s handling -Charles W. Colson -George P. Shultz -Peter J. Brennan -Chairman -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Possible visit -Media coverage -Rotary club -New Jersey The President talked with Gordon L. Allott between 10:49 am and 10:54 am. [Conversation No. 389-12C] [See Conversation No. 33-29] James D. (“Mike”) McKevitt joined the conversation at an unknown time before 10:54 am.
-18NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-12 (cont’d)
[End of telephone conversation] [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] ***************************************************************** Ehrlichman left at an unknown time before 11:00 am.
Conversation No. 389-13 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:00 am - 11:01 am Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President’s schedule -Telephone calls -Colson -Air Force One The President talked with the White House operator at 11:00 am. [Conversation No. 389-13A] [See Conversation No. 33-30] The President’s schedule -Henry A. Kissinger’s request for a meeting -The President’s telephone calls -Meeting with Colson Bull left at an unknown time before 11:01 am.
-19NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08)
Conversation No. 389-14 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:00 am and 11:01 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Charles W. Colson. The President’s schedule -Meeting with Colson
Conversation No. 389-15 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:00 am and 11:01 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Stephen B. Bull [?]. The President’s schedule -Bull [?] -[Zosimo T. Monson] [?] -Arrival
Conversation No. 389-16 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:00 am and 11:01 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 33-31]
-20NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08)
Conversation No. 389-17 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: 11:01 am - 11:02 am Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler. [See Conversation No. 33-32]
Conversation No. 389-18 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:02 am and 11:40 am Location: Executive Office Building The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Press relations -Ronald L. Ziegler -Judgment The President’s schedule -Charles W. Colson -Arrival
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] 1972 campaign -Telephone calls -Value -George S. McGovern -Vietnam settlement -Statement
-21NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-18 (cont’d) -Sense of desperation -Charles W. Colson -Comments on campaign -Local campaigns -Governors Colson and Ziegler entered at 11:05 am. The President talked with Henry Hibbard between 11:04 am and 11:06 am. [Conversation No. 389-18A] [See Conversation No. 33-33] [End of telephone conversation] [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown after 11:06 am. John B. Connally’s [?] schedule -Cincinnati -1972 campaign The President’s schedule Bull left at an unknown before 11:15 am.
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] 1972 campaign -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Tough statement -Release -Press conference
-22NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-18 (cont’d) -Arrangements -Media coverage -Topics of discussion -Demonstrators -Meeting with Ziegler [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
1972 campaign -McGovern speech in Chicago, November 3, 1972 -Response -Desperation -Sabotage -Vietnam negotiations -Progress -Desperation, irresponsibility -Effect on McGovern’s candidacy -Negotiations -Effect of McGovern’s comments on Hanoi -Peace with surrender -Compared with peace with honor -Choice for American people in 1968 and 1972 -Statement by Agnew -McGovern’s irresponsibility -Praise for Hubert H. Humphrey’s stand on issue
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] -Publicity -Public reacation -New England -McGovern’s credibility -Accusations against the President -Television [TV] -Vietnam negotiations
-23NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-18 (cont’d) -Political benefits -Response -Ziegler -Agnew -The President -Press Ziegler and Colson left at 11:15 am. -Agnew -Role -Problems -Colson’s handling -Haldeman’s handling -McGovern speech in Chicago -Response -William P. Rogers -The President’s trips -Chicago -Oklahoma -Mark I. Goode -Arrangements -William H. Carruthers -Chicago -Problems -Publicity -TV -Arrangements -Agnew -Crowds -Public relations work -Effectiveness -Clark MacGregor -Morale -Statements -Attorney General -Richard G. Kleindienst’s replacement [End segment reviewed under deed of gift]
-24NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-18 (cont’d) *****************************************************************
Second term reorganization -Clark MacGregor -New job -[United Aircraft Corp] -Conservatism -Title -Vice President -Location -Washington, DC -Duties -Travel -Compared to Ronald W. Reagan [job at General Electric] -Explanation of relationship of business and government to students -Expense account -New establishment -“Georgetown salon” -[Barbara Porter (Spicer) MacGregor] -Thomas W. Braden -Henry A. Kissinger -Possible judicial appointment -Attitude -White House staff White House staff -Attitudes -Complainers, leakers -Unknown person -Internal memorandum -Writing -Timing -Leak
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-25NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-18 (cont’d)
1972 campaign -Letter to the President -Murray M. Chotiner -California -Crowds -Ohio -MacGregor -McGovern -Press coverage -James J. Kilpatrick, Jr. -Column [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
Haldeman left at an unknown time before 11:40 am.
Conversation No. 389-19 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:15 am and 12:25 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman.
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] 1972 campaign -James J. Kilpatrick, Jr. column -Predicted figures -The President’s margin of victory -Pollsters -Charles W. Colson
-26NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-19 (cont’d) -Questioning the President’s judgment -Candidates -The President’s radio speech -The President’s trips -California -Burbank -Stopover -Headquarters -Itinerary -Remarks to public -Crowd control -Length -Location -Republican candidates -Herbert F. DeSimone -Issues -Public interest -Amnesty -Busing -Voter turnout -Problems [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
1972 campaign -George S. McGovern’s speech in Chicago, November 3, 1972 -Charges -Response -McGovern’s credibility -Watergate -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -The President’s involvement in campaign -The President’s reaction to knowledge about Watergate -Investigation -Donald H. Segretti -Activities -Timing
-27NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-19 (cont’d) -John W. Dean, III -Clark MacGregor -Dean -Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI] Charles W. Colson, Ronald L. Ziegler, and Henry A. Kissinger entered at 11:40 am.
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] 1972 campaign -McGovern’s speech in Chicago -Response -Colson -Report -Agnew’s statement -Ziegler’s review -Agnew’s style -Wording -McGovern’s credibility -Vietnam negotiations -McGovern’s proposals -Surrender -The President’s settlement -Drafting -Release -Press conference -Time -Agnew’s schedule -Face the Nation -Cancellation -George P. Shultz -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -Strike [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
-28NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-19 (cont’d)
Ziegler and Colson left at 11:45 am. Kissinger’s schedule -Unknown Canadian 1972 campaign -McGovern’s speech in Chicago -Response -Press coverage -New York Times, Washington Post -Media coverage -McGovern’s credibility -Timing -Media coverage An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 11:45 am. Refreshment The unknown person left at an unknown time before 12:25 pm. -North Vietnam -Negotiations -Charade claim -Settlement agreement -Details -Importance Vietnam negotiations -Ellsworth F. Bunker -Message -Bui Diem’s conversation with Charles Whitehouse -Whitehouse -Stewart J. O. and Joseph W. Alsop -North Vietnamese army [NVA] in South Vietnam -Paris -Advisers -Vietcong [VC]
-29NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-19 (cont’d) -Economics minister’s conversation with Bunker -Saigon bankers -Investments -Diem -Political orientation -Economics minister -Jim Deakin [?] -North Vietnamese -Strategy -Effect of US bombing -Military action -Recent story -North Vietnamese forces -Tanks -Cease-fire -Offensive -Number of divisions in South Vietnam -Settlement agreement -Hanoi’s posture -1972 election -The President’s unknown speech -Signing -Nguyen Van Thieu -Kissinger’s draft message -Saigon -Diem -Recent activities -Effect on 1972 election -US posture -Settlement agreement -Details -Firmness -Hanoi, Thieu -National interest -1972 election -National interest -1972 campaign -Settlement agreement -Timing
-30NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-19 (cont’d) -Corruption issue -McGovern’s Chicago speech -Effect -Watergate issue -Prices issue -Timing -Concessions -Thieu -US posture -Hardline Press relations -Journalist -Identity -Washington Post article -1972 campaign -McGovern Thomas W. Braden’s Los Angeles Times article -Hecklers
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] 1972 campaign -Hecklers -Response -Time -Agnew -Washington Post -New York Times -R. Sargent Shriver [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
-Vulgarisms -Comparisons with Donald H. Segretti, Watergate
-31NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-19 (cont’d) -Press coverage -Deprivation of free speech for the President, Vice President Spiro T. Agnew, [Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon, Julie Nixon Eisenhower, Tricia Nixon Cox, [Dwight] David Eisenhower, II, Edward R. F. Cox]
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] -McGovern’s campaign -Comparison to 1964 election -Barry M. Goldwater -Lyndon B. Johnson -Press coverage -Dwight D. Eisenhower -1960 election -The President’s concession speech -John F. Kennedy -Goldwater’s concession speech -Johnson -Support for the elected President -McGovern’s refusal -Statements -National unity -McGovern’s speech in Chicago -Vietnam negotiations -Undermined confidence -The President’s settlement -Refusal to sign -Effect on negotiations, campaign [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
Vietnam War -The President’s “Silent Majority” speech, November 3, 1969 -Richard A. Moore -Raymond K. Price, Jr.
-32NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-19 (cont’d) -Advance men -Vignette -Oklahoma City -Tulsa -Response -Demonstrations -White House staff -Response -November 4, 1969 -May 8, 1972 decision -Difficulty -Compared to the President’s Cambodia speech, April 30, 1970 -Difficulty -Impact on US -Demonstrations -Presidency -Impact on US presidency -Announcement -Timing -Advice of Cabinet, staff -Demonstrations -US troop withdrawals -Pace -Church going -Impact on US -Historical importance -Compared to Franklin D. Roosevelt’s declaration of war -Pearl Harbor -Impact on US -Article -Tone -Compared to McGovern’s Chicago speech -McGovern’s Chicago speech -Viewing by Kissinger, Haldeman -Delivery -Writing -Irresponsibility
-33NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-19 (cont’d) ***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] -McGovern’s campaign -McGovern’s views 1972 campaign -The President’s campaign -Predictions -Victory margin -Colson -Radio speeches -Amnesty issue -Predictions -Victory margin -Number of states -Losses -Massachusetts -Michigan -Wisconsin -Oregon -Hawaii -Michigan -California -Michigan -Poll -Labor unions -George C. Wallace vote -Robert P. Griffin -Thomas F. Eagleton -Wisconsin -Polls -John K. MacIver -Indiana -Catholic vote -Importance -Massachusetts -The President’s campaign -McGovern’s campaign
-34NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-19 (cont’d) -Statements -Effect -Projections -Edward M. (“Ted”) Kennedy -Schedule -Senior citizens -Miami Beach, Florida -Massachusetts -Gerry E. Studds -Association of American Medical Colleges -Fontainebleau Hotel -Senior Citizens for McGovern -Miami -Ohio -Warren, Ohio -United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers of America -Charles J. Carney -Reception -Montgomery County, Maryland -Connecticut -Maloney High School -Montgomery County -Hartford -Claiborne Pell -Rhode Island -Connecticut -Studds -Massachusetts -McGovern -Projections -New York -Projections -Polls -California -Michigan -Ohio -Vermont -Ohio -Cleveland
-35NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-19 (cont’d) -Illinois -Chicago -California -The President’s lead -Level of organization -Wisconsin -Texas -South -Changes -George H. Gallup, Louis P. Harris -Democrats -Undecided votes -Texas -Analysis of voting -Harris poll -Press reports -Impact on North Vietnamese -Support for the President [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
Vietnam negotiations -Settlement agreement -Press relations -Journalists’ frustrations -Peace terms -Quality -1972 campaign -1972 campaign -Corruption issue -Signing -State Department -News summary -William H. Sullivan’s view -Thieu’s tenure -Hanoi -Public support for the President -North Vietnamese posture
-36NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-19 (cont’d) -North Vietnamese forces -Schedule -Press relations -Resumption of talks -Forthcoming meeting -Possible break off of talks -Message -November 8, 9, 1972 -US bombing -Timing -1972 election -Message to Moscow -The President’s posture -Meetings -Changes -US bombing -Thieu -Residual forces Haldeman left at an unknown time after 11:45 am. Kissinger’s schedule -Lodging -Unknown place -Haldeman Kissinger left at an unknown time before 12:25 pm.
Conversation No. 389-20 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:45 am and 12:25 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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-37NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-20 (cont’d) [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] Personal belongings -Delivery to Alexander P. Butterfield -Television [TV] tray [?] [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
Sanchez left at an unknown time before 12:25 pm.
Conversation No. 389-21 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:45 am and 12:25 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 33-34]
Conversation No. 389-22 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: 12:25 pm - 12:26 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [See Conversation No. 33-35]
-38NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08)
Conversation No. 389-23 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: 12:40 pm - 1:15 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with Charles W. Colson.
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] 1972 campaign -Ronald L. Ziegler -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew’s statement -Revision of draft -Importance -News coverage -New York Times -Washington Post -George S. McGovern -Front page coverage -Photographs -Los Angeles Times -Television [TV] appearance -Conversation with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Physical appearance -McGovern -Public sympathy -Credibility -Problems -Statements -Mistakes -Permissiveness -Supporters -Radicalism -The President’s lead -Massachusetts -Abortion issue -John F. Becker
-39NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-23 (cont’d) -The President’s rallies -Rhode Island -Italian-Americans -Irish-Americans -Hardhats -Congressional candidates -John H. Chafee -Dewey F. Bartlett -Oklahoma -Rhode Island -New Mexico -North Carolina -Maine -Michigan -Polls -Democrats -Claiborne Pell -Edward M. (“Ted”) Kennedy -The President’s margin -Issues -Henry A. Kissinger -Democrats -Massachusetts -Texas -States -Herbert G. Klein -Support for the President -The President’s supporters -Response to McGovern’s criticisms -Hawaii -The President’s chances -Areas of weakness -California -Oregon -Washington, DC -Polls -Louis P. Harris -The President’s lead -Figures -Chicago
-40NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-23 (cont’d) -The President’s trip [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
Vietnam negotiations -Settlement agreement -North Vietnamese posture -1972 election -McGovern -The President’s posture -Firmness -1972 election -Military action -Wire service story -Antiaircraft fire -North and South Vietnam -Radio report -W[illiam] Averell Harriman’s view -Henry A. Kissinger line -October 26, 1972 press conference -William P. Rogers -Pre- and post-October 8, 1972 positions of North Vietnam -The President’s May 8, 1972 proposals -Cease-fire -Prisoners of War [POWs] -Coalition government
***************************************************************** [Begin segment reviewed under deed of gift] 1972 campaign -Polls -Vietnam agreement -Commercials -Hardhat constituency -Busing -McGovern statement
-41NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-23 (cont’d) -Flyers -Distribution -Organization -George C. Wallace -Supporters -Conversation with Colson -Credibility as a candidate -Albert E. Sindlinger poll -Undecided vote -Portion for McGovern -Harris poll -Accuracy -Polls -McGovern -House of Representatives -Candidates -Robert C. (“Bob”) Wilson -Quality -Herbert F. DeSimone -Blacks -Donald F. Rodgers -Los Angeles Times -California -Congress -Antilabor legislation -Senate -Democratic Party -Edward M. (“Ted”) Kennedy -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Schedule -Miami -Association of American Medical Colleges -Ohio -Maine -Connecticut -New Jersey -Outlook -New York -Outlook -New Jersey
-42NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-23 (cont’d) -Connecticut -Support for the President -Frank L. Rizzo -Influence in Philadelphia -Western Union -McGovern -Publicity -Problems -Enthusiasm -News media -New York Times -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -Walter L. Cronkite, Jr. -Howard K. Smith -Networks -Dan Rather -James J. Kilpatrick, Jr. -News summary item -Watergate references -Reasons -Use by enemies -The President’s politics -Liberalism -Right wing -Left wing -Conservatism -William F. Buckley, Jr. [?] -Principles -Issues -Vietnam -Welfare -Amnesty -Busing -Amnesty issue -North Carolina -Advantages for the President -Blue collar workers Ziegler entered at 1:09 pm.
-43NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-23 (cont’d) -Agnew -Call to Ziegler -Statement -Revisions -Harassment -Hard work -1956 election -Vice President -Statement -CBS Ziegler left at 1:12 pm. -McGovern -Organized labor -Opposition -Polls [End segment reviewed under deed of gift] *****************************************************************
Watergate -Public relations [PR] -Staff complaints -Republican National Committee [RNC] -Chairmanship -Timing -1972 election -Press relations -Donald H. Segretti -Dwight L. Chapin -Advance work -Flashiness -Mercedes -Exceeding authority -Attack on Democratic campaign and Washington Post -Lack of coverup -Attack on Washington Post -Partisanship
-44NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Feb.-08) Conversation No. 389-23 (cont’d) -McGovern -Burglars -Capture and punishment -Administration investigation of Watergate -Attempt to influence electorate -Public interest -Duration -John S. (“Jack”) Knight -Joe [last name unknown] -Gabriel Hauge -Charles H. Percy -James J. Kilpatrick -Welfare issue -Other issues -Republicans -Necessity for dramatic action Colson left at 1:15 pm.
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Conversation No. 389-24 Date: November 4, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:15 pm and 1:34 pm Location: Executive Office Building The President met with an unknown person.
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Briefcase The unknown person left at an unknown time before 1:34 pm.
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