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Date: 
Feb 22, 1971
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 455-1 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 9:15 am - 10:09 am Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (Bob) Haldeman and Alexander P. Butterfield Letter to Fred J. Russell -Possible meeting with the President -John D. Ehrlichman Public relations -Black artists exhibit -Constance M. (Cornell) (Connie) Stuart -News coverage -Ronald L. Ziegler -Laos briefing -Need for coordination -Butterfields role -Veterans of Foreign Wars [VFW] wives -Thelma C. (Ryan) (Pat) Nixons schedule -Reception for blacks -White House press corps -Ziegler -Negro History Week -Black publications -Butterfields role -Dwight L. Chapin -Stuart -Forthcoming messages -Education -Timing -Revenue sharing -Law Enforcement Assistance Administration [LEAA] -Education -Possible television statement by the President -Consumers -Presidents view Butterfield left at 9:27 am
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Press coverage of the President -Time magazine -Helen A. Thomas story -Manolo and Fina Sanchez -Anecdotes Public relations -Butterfield -Role -Scheduling -Ziegler -Mrs. Nixons schedule -Forthcoming events -Presidents schedule -Coordination -Radio talk -Radio versus television -Henry A. Kissingers role -William L. Safire -Preparation -Timing -Media coverage Presidents schedule -Briefing of businessmen -Possible photo opportunity with the President -Open hour -Clay T. (Tom) Whitehead -David Packard -Paul W. McCracken -Ken Downing [?] -Peter M. Flanigans role -Haakon I. Romnes -Milledge A. Hart -Harold S. Geneen -Robert W. Galvin -Patrick E. Haggerty -Samuel E. Wyly -Meeting with the President -Rationale
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Previous meetings -Content -Federal Executive Board -Forthcoming meeting -Participants -Possible Presidential meeting -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Briefing paper -Style -George P. Shultz -Timing -Prime Minister of Malaysias meeting with the President -Department of State -Rationale -Visit to Iowa -John C. Whitaker -Speech -Schedule -Preparation -Administration policies -Revenue sharing -Rural growth -Agriculture -Schedule Personnel -Agriculture policy -Whitaker -Clarence D. Palmby -Murray Spitzer -Presidents view -Need for public relations skills -Robert J. Brown -Spitzer -Palmby -Spitzer -Joseph E. Parker -Cotton Lobby -Congress -Bryce N. Harlow -Unknown dividend
Conv. No. 455-1 (cont.)
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Presidents schedule -Central Treaty Organization [CENTO] Secretary visit -William P. Rogers -Scheduling conflict -Foreign policy speech -Press conference -Domestic policy trip -Buffalo, Syracuse, and Rochester -Trip to Florida -[Dwight] David Eisenhower, IIs graduation -Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Mrs. Nixons schedule -Congressional wives -Teas -Format -Basis for attendance -Entertainment -Issues -Revenue sharing -Portrait photos of the President -Herbert J. (Jackie) Gleason visit -Press coverage -VFW and American Legion conventions -Al Chamie -Pros and cons -Chamie -Meeting with the President -Presidential note for Harriet Elam -Shelley A. Scarney Public relations -Harry S. Dent -Letters to editors and columnists -Responsibility -Herbert G. Klein -Crosby S. Noyes -Jeb Stuart Magruder -President -Wall Street Journal article -Christian Science Monitor
Conv. No. 455-1 (cont.)
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Agnes Waldron Haldemans conversation with Arthur F. Burns -News story -Accuracy -Use of White House staff -Shultz -Burns earlier remarks -News story -Effect on President -Effect on economic policy Press coverage -Joseph J. Sisco -Briefing -Rumsfeld -Ehrlichman -Young Republicans meeting -Presidents policy -Paul N. (Pete) McCloskey, Jr. -Action by Young Republicans -Coverage by media -Ehrlichman -Lawrence F. OBrien -Rogers Ronald W. Reagan -Person on White House staff to call -Ehrlichman and the Vice President Media -Press coverage -Safire -Richard [?] Wilson -Office press conference -Analysis -Kissingers views -Possible Presidential press conference -Foreign policy report to Congress -Presidents view -Safires views
Conv. No. 455-1 (cont.)
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Talk on narcotics on educational television -Fireside chat -Technical aspects Laos -Press reaction -Washington Post -New York Times -Thomas Grey (Tom) Wicker -Editorial content Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 9:15 am Use of marijuana -Narcotics -Time magazine Haldeman and Sanchez left at 10:09 am
Conv. No. 455-1 (cont.)
Conversation No. 455-2 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 10:09 am - 10:38 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Rogers C. B. Morton, Robert J. Hitt, and John D. Ehrlichman Appointment of Undersecretary Mortons trip to Florida -Press coverage -Watershed problem -Florida Power and Light Company -Nuclear plant Mortons visibility -Public speeches -John B. Connally
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Congress Appointment -Charles J. DiBona -Peter M. Flanigan -Dr. James R. Schlesinger -Budget experience -William T. Pecora -US Geological Survey -John A. Volpe -Hollis M. Dole -Materials Commission -Frederic V. Malek -Ehrlichman -Commissions -Emphasis on youth -Bert S. Cross and Robert C. Tyson -Retired military -Need for Undersecretary -Upcoming reorganization -Problems of Interior Department -Budget -Bureaucracy -Schlesinger -Melvin R. Laird -Budget experience -Presidents view -George P. Shultz -Robert P. Mayo
Conv. No. 455-1 (cont.)
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-Responsibilities
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-Qualifications -Environment -Budget -Government reorganization
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-Mortons role -Schlesinger -Congressional relations
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Conv. No. 455-2 (cont.)
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-Fred J. Russell -Forthcoming letter -Meeting with Flanigan -DiBona -Admiral Elmo R. Zumwalt, Jr. -John C. Stennis -Margaret Chase Smith -Schlesinger -Presidents view -University of Rochester -Volunteer Army Alaska pipeline -Hearings in Washington, DC and in Alaska -Mortons view -Oil companies view -Movement of oil -Alternatives -Native claims issue -Congress -Negotiations -Need for oil -Walter J. Hickels position -Tankers -Valdez port -Environmental effect -Nations needs -Mortons comments -Public relations efforts
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Flanigan and Shultz -Maurice H. Stans -General George A. Lincoln -Dole and Pecora -Role -National energy policy -Stans -Shultz -President -Lincoln -Stans -Dole Mortons trip to Illinois -Revenue sharing -Administration health program Photos Hitt and Morton left at 10:38 am Charles W. Colson Ehrlichman left at 10:38 am
Conv. No. 455-2 (cont.)
Conversation No. 455-3 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 10:39 am - 11:58 am Location: Oval Office The President met with John D. Ehrlichman and Ronald L. Ziegler Zieglers forthcoming press briefing -Vietnam -Army of the Republic of Vietnam [ARVN] -Presidents view -Developments
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Laos -Presidents view -The Presidents meeting with Rogers C. B. Morton -Content The Presidents schedule James D. Hodgson and George P. Shultz entered at 10:43 am; the White House photographer Conv. No. 455-2 (cont.) was present at the beginning of the meeting [Unintelligible] Unknown women entered at an unknown time after 10:43 am Ladies of the press The unknown women left at an unknown time before 10:52 am Charles W. Colson Wage freeze -Responsibility of government -Administration policy -Hodgsons view -Hodgsons meeting with Building Trades Union leaders -Union position Colson entered at 10:52 am -Neil Hagerty [sp?] -Davis-Bacon Act -Alternatives -John H. (Jack) Lyons -George Meany -Position -Colsons view
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Conv. No. 455-3 (cont.)
****************************************************************************** Wage freeze -Davis-Bacon Act -Presidents view -Cost/benefit analysis -Effect of temporary freeze -Union reactions -Administration strategy -Forthcoming contract negotiations -Construction industry -Business -Settlements -Opposition -Administration strategy -Union view -Contract negotiations -Davis-Bacon Act -Construction industry -Effect of suspension -Hodgsons view -Colsons view -Wage Board/price controls -Difficulties -Union leadership -Contract negotiations -Meany -Administrative position -Davis-Bacon Act -Construction workers -Suspension of Davis-Bacon Act -Administration policy
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Announcement -Pros and cons -Effect on construction industry -Non-union hiring -Wages -Shultzs view -Presidents view -Union changes -Working conditions -Effect on leaders -Longevity -Public relations -Hodgson -Prices -Steel and fuel -Effect on government action -Compared with construction industry -Ripple effect -Presidents position -Governors conference -Wage-price freeze -Arthur F. Burns view -Long-term effect -Efficacy -Congress -Future problems -Goldstein [Leon Greenberg] [?] -Consumer prices -Long-term effect -Administration policy -Temporary suspension -Responsibility -Government role -Presidents view -Strikes -Labor public relations -Ziegler -Settlement terms -Northwest Airlines -Questions -Concern of working man
Conv. No. 455-3 (cont.)
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Colsons view -Wage freeze compared with Davis-Bacon Act -Suspension of Davis-Bacon Act -Presidents view -Subsequent actions -Ehrlichmans view -Rationale -Compared with other industries -Hodgsons role -Labor/management cooperation -Public statements by Administration -Justification -Government role -Public reaction -Effect on the President -Public view -Labor tactics -Construction industry -Garment workers -Davis-Bacon Act -Extent of Davis-Bacon Act -Industry -Construction -Governors conference -Visit by the President -Possible statement -Benefits -Hodgsons public appearances -The Presidents appearances -Suspension of Davis-Bacon Act -Reaction -Burns -Meeting with the President -View of wage-price action -Rationale -Control of money supply -Presidents view -Jesse Barton -Reaction by the President -Hodgsons and the Presidents action -Colsons role
Conv. No. 455-3 (cont.)
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Necessity for wage action -Public relations -Davis-Bacon Act -Necessity -Burns -Forthcoming Quadriad meeting -Steel settlement -Impact -Suspension of Davis-Bacon Act -Effect -Construction industry settlement -Congress role -Wage-price controls -Economic health -Administration efforts -Burns -View of Wage Price Board -Davis-Bacon Act -Effect on economy -Compared to a tax increase -Role of government -Hodgsons comments -Public relations -Davis-Bacon role -Secretary of Labors role -Possible scenarios -Hodgson -John T. Dunlop -Presidents view -Burns view of wage and price controls -Previous meeting with the President -Presidents position -Leonard Woodcocks view -Public relations -Political impact -Colsons role -Focus on construction settlement -Governmental spending -Administration latitude -Alternatives to action -Efficacy
Conv. No. 455-3 (cont.)
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Administrations position -Steel industry -Response of administration -Hodgsons forthcoming testimony -Scope -Press statement -Zieglers handling of the press Conv. No. 455-3 (cont.) -Timing of announcement by administration -Zieglers role -Possible Federal Register notice -Use of Governors conference -Comments by the President -Nelson A. Rockefellers reaction -The Presidents schedule -Timing -The Vice Presidents role -John B. Connallys and Ehrlichmans roles -Revenue sharing -Comments to governors -Benefits -Visibility -Public announcement -Impact on interested groups -Hodgsons comments to Executive Council [?] -Reception Ehrlichman, et al. left at 11:58 am
Conversation No. 455-4 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 11:59 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield The Presidents schedule
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Butterfield left at 11:59 am
Conversation No. 455-5 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 11:59 am - 12:21 pm Location: Oval Office Conv. No. 455-3 (cont.)
The President met with Samuel E. Wyly, Berkeley G. Burrell, John Belindo, Ben Fernandez, James M. Roche, Alan Steelman, Rocco C. Siciliano, Abraham Venable, and Leonard Garment; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting [General conversation] Minority businesses -Advisory Council on Minority Business Enterprise -Report to President -Recommendations -Government role -Importance -Resources -Education and training -Small businesses -Recognition by the President -Statistics -Black car dealerships -Gale E. Sayers -Increases -Indians -Hispanic-Americans -Administration efforts -Savings and Loans -Administration successes -Banks -Focus on self-help -Importance of private sector -Federal budget -Spending -Programs
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Long-term effect -Government role -Advisory Councils report -Commerce Department -Maurice H. Stans -Garment -Advisory Council recommendations -Government role -Presidents position -Presidents appreciation Economy -Car sales -The Presidents meeting with James D. Hodgson -Davis-Bacon Act -Construction industry -Banks -Charles G. (Bebe) Rebozo Gifts Wyly, et al. left at 12:21 pm
Conv. No. 455-5 (cont.)
Conversation No. 455-6 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 12:23 pm - 12:33 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Reverend Oswald Hoffman, George T. Bell, and Raymond K. Price, Jr.; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting Greetings Presentation of a Bible to the President Hoffmans work in Vietnam -Presidents appreciation
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Hoffman, William F. (Billy) Graham, and Leslie T. (Bob) Hope -Attendance at service -Tenor of sermon Book of Ecclesiastes -Translation Qualities of United States soldiers in Vietnam -Story told to Hoffman by Da Nang Marine -Dedication -Drug problem -Terence Cardinal Cookes view -Southeast Asian drugs -Availability -Marijuana -Military compared with civilian view and expertise -Alcoholism -Possibility of cure -Domestic problem Presentation of gifts by the President Hoffman, et al. left at 12:33 pm Conv. No. 455-5 (cont.)
Conversation No. 455-7 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 12:33 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield The Presidents schedule -Businessmen -James Udall Butterfield left at 12:33 pm
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Conversation No. 455-8 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 12:34 pm - 12:40 pm Location: Oval Office
Conv. No. 455-6 (cont.)
The President met with Harold S. Geneen, Leonard H. Goldenson, Russell McFall, Patrick E. Haggerty, Samuel E. Wyly, Walter D. Scott, Milledge A. Hart, Frank Stanton, Peter M. Flanigan, James G. Boatner, David N. Parker, and Raymond K. Price, Jr.; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting The Presidents appreciation National economy -Role of business leaders -Fluctuations Presentation of gifts by the President -Golf balls -The Vice President [General conversation] Geneen, et al. left at 12:40 pm
Conversation No. 455-9 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 12:41 pm - 12:45 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with James Udall, Murray M. Chotiner, David N. Parker, and Raymond K. Price, Jr.; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting James (Jimmy) Stewart
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Life article -Poker players Presentation of gifts by the President Visit to White House -Rose Mary Woods -Lydia [surname unknown] -Marjorie P. Acker -Lydia [surname unknown] Udall, et al. left at 12:45 pm
Conv. No. 455-8 (cont.)
Conversation No. 455-10 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 12:46 pm - 12:49 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Robert L. Kunzig, James B. Rhoads, A. N. Spence, Raymond K. Price, Jr., Cecilia D. Bellinger, and David N. Parker; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting Presentation of book to the President The Presidents papers -Presidential Library -Rhoads conversation with Edward C. Nixon Presentation of gifts by the President Demolition of building on the Mall Kunzig, et al. left at 12:49 pm
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 455-11 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 12:50 pm - 12:56 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Reverend and Mrs. Carl W. Haley, Rose Mary Woods, David N. Parker, and Raymond K. Price, Jr.; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting Reverend Haleys birthplace -Lynchburg, Virginia Recollections -Prices Photographs Presentation of gifts by the President Unknown individuals Haley, et al. left at 12:56 pm
Conversation No. 455-12 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 12:57 pm - 1:01 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with David H. Popper, General Alexander M. Haig, Jr., David N. Parker, and Raymond K. Price, Jr.; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting Greetings Cyprus
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Archbishop Mouskos Makarios -Visit to United States -Situation -Stability -Poppers view -Longevity -Context -Greece and Turkey -Makarios -Presidents instructions Presentation of gifts by the President Popper, et al. left at 1:01 pm
Conversation No. 455-13 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 1:01 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull Schedule Bull left at 1:01 pm
Conversation No. 455-14 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 1:01 pm - 1:12 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Mr. and Mrs. H. E. Sanders, Henry C. Cashen, II, David N. Parker, and Raymond K. Price, Jr.; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
meeting Photos The Presidents schedule -Invitation to National Forest Products Association [NFPA] meeting -Rationale -Sanders -George Fuller Ownership of forest resources -Growth of timber -Federal government -Private interests -NFPA program Forest service program -Everglades -Presidents position -Resource management -Government role -NFPAs program -Readers Digest story The South -Racial balance in schools -North versus South -Patriotism -Effect on foreign policy -Richard B. Russell -Progress -Compared to past -View of future -Atlanta -Naval Air Station -Meridian, Mississippi Forestry program -NFPA Presentation of gifts by the President
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-The Vice Presidents schedule Sanders, et al. left at 1:12 pm
Conversation No. 455-15 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 1:12 pm - 1:13 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull The Presidents schedule -General Alexander M. Haig, Jr. Bull left at 1:13 pm Conv. No. 455-14 (cont.)
Conversation No. 455-16 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 1:13 pm - 1:37 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Charles Whitehouse, General Alexander M. Haig, Jr., and Raymond K. Price, Jr.; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting Greetings Vietnam -Henry A. Kissinger -Whitehouses efforts -Presidents appreciation -Economic situation -South Vietnamese survival -Whitehouses analysis -United States role -Administration policies
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Pacification efforts -Laos and Cambodia -Future conflict -Vietnam compared to United States Civil War -Problems -Dissenters -South Vietnamese -Democracy -Effect -American press -Effect -Democratic tradition compared to other areas -Italy -Southern Hemisphere -Philippines -India -Thailand -Taiwan -Indonesia -Malaysia -Singapore -Africa -Ghana -Trip by the president -Arthur Clark -Reception -Presidents conversation with Clark
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GHANA
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-Democracies -Mexico -Colombia -Uruguay -Costa Rica Conv. No. 455-16 (cont.) -Brazil -Emilio Garrastazu Médici -Forthcoming visit to US -Establishment of democratic government in South Vietnam -US efforts -History -General Charles A. J. M. de Gaulle constitution -Henry Cabot Lodges view -Georges J. R. Pompidou -South Korea -Prospects -Dwight D. Eisenhower -US efforts -France -Vietnamese population -Peoples Republic of China -Whitehouses view -Foreign service personnel efforts Whitehouse -Future assignment -Europe -Laos -Africa -William P. Rogers and Kissinger -Ambassadorship -Vietnam -Press secretary -Paris Peace Talks -Role -Ambassadorship -Presidents view -Relationship to Joseph W. Alsops wife
28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Presentation of gifts by the President Whitehouse, et al. left at 1:37 pm
Conv. No. 455-16 (cont.) Conversation No. 455-17 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:37 pm and 1:43 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull Schedule -H. R. (Bob) Haldeman -State Department Bull left at 1:43 pm
Conversation No. 455-18 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 1:43 pm - 2:07 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Rose Mary Woods Greetings Presidential gifts -List of items -Presidential speeches -White House medals -Contributors -Robert H. Abplanalp -Presidential glassware
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-Alexander M. Butterfield -Dwight L. Chapin -Ronald L. Ziegler -Jimmy Crosby -White House etching -Charles G. (Bebe) Rebozo -Donald McI. Kendall -Abplanalp -Ashtrays -Kendall -Presidential pens -Elmer H. Bobst Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 1:43 pm Gifts Recognition of birthdays -[Forename unknown] Kluzensky [sp?] -Presidents view -Criteria The Presidents visitors -Ministers -Bibles as gifts Bull left at an unknown time before 2:07 pm
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Possible appointee -Pete Murphy -Richard G. Kleindienst The Presidents inauguration suit -White House gifts -Shotgun -Nikita S. Khrushchev -Disposition -Armor -Smithsonian -Shotgun -John B. Connally The Presidents schedule -Possible visit with unknown person -Woods
Conv. No. 455-18 (cont.)
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-Forthcoming Evening at the White House -Guest list -Thelma C. (Ryan) (Pat) Nixon -Members of the Cabinet -Tricia Nixons additions -Bull -Robert C. Odle, Jr. -Peter M. Flanigan -John W. Byrnes -Gerald Brannigan [?]
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-Unknown television personality Oval Office temperature
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Invitations -White House functions -James Udall Weather -Camp David Woods left at 2:07 pm
Conversation No. 455-19 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 2:07 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez ****************************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 7s ]
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Conversation No. 455-20 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: Unknown between 2:07 pm and 3:02 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield The Presidents schedule -Response to unknown inquiry -Astronauts -Award ceremony -Dinner -Dress -Entertainment -Tables -Attendance -Medal presentation Butterfield left at 3:02 pm Conversation No. 455-21 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 3:02 pm - 3:09 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Ronald L. Ziegler Zieglers previous press briefing -Briefing in Saigon -Military operations by South Vietnamese Army -Laos
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-Zieglers statement -North Vietnamese resistance -Losses -Cambodia -Ho Chi Minh Trail -Reports -Outlook -Effect on North Vietnamese supplies -Presidents view -The Presidents schedule Ziegler left at 3:09 pm
Conversation No. 455-22 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 3:09 pm - 3:50 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with George P. Shultz and John D. Ehrlichman Welfare Reform Bill -Participants -Wilbur D. Mills -Social Security -Mills view -Russell B. Long -Role in House of Representatives -Richard K. Cook -Elliot L. Richardsons view -Revenue sharing -Prospects for passage -Mills -Food stamps and other reform proposals -Democratic opposition -Status in House -Clifford M. Hardin -John G. Veneman
34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Roger O. Egeberg -Replacement -Richardson Welfare Reform Bill -Public service employment -Department of Labor view -Special Revenue Sharing -Funding -Manpower training -Administration view -Job creation -Manpower training -Revenue sharing Egeberg -Richardson -New position Health program -First Dollar approach Richardson -Senate testimony -Edward M. (Ted) Kennedys committee -Face The Nation performance -Welfare reform -Administration efforts -Congressional opposition -Congressional hearings -Mills Brand name concept -John B. Connally -Welfare reform -Revenue sharing -Law enforcement Suspension of Davis-Bacon Act -James D. Hodgson
Conv. No. 455-22 (cont.)
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-Inflation -Construction industry -Shultzs position -Voluntary restraints -Wage and price freeze -Problems -Alternatives Conv. No. 455-22 (cont.) -Wage limit -American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations [AFL-CIO] -Wage Price Board -Hodgson -Union view -Effect on construction industry -Administration strategy -Legal maneuvers -Possible congressional action -Court challenges -Legislative action The Presidents schedule -Leadership meeting agenda -Wage and price action -Hugh Scott -Consumer legislation -Laos -Suspension of Davis-Bacon Act -Administration position -Shultz -Hodgson -Length of meeting National economy -Suspension of Davis-Bacon Act -Inflation psychology -Wage and price controls -Presidents position -Connallys forthcoming testimony -Administrations response -Congress -Shultzs forthcoming call to Connally -Wage Price Board
36 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Arthur F. Burns -Federal Reserve System -Wage Stabilization Board -Wage and price control -Presidents view The Presidents schedule -Forthcoming meeting with Dr. Edward E. David, Jr. Housing -Department of Housing and Urban Development -George W. Romney -Department of Justice -Location of housing projects -Administration position -Presidents view -Romney -John N. Mitchell -Samuel C. Jackson speech -Administration strategy -Small homeowners -Effect of legislation -Federal coercion -Civil rights impact -Housing project construction -Effects -Administration position -Prince Georges County -Fairfax County -Ronald L. Zieglers statement -Use of federal power -Options Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 3:09 pm Rose Mary Woods Bull left at an unknown time before 3:46 pm Woods entered at 3:46 pm
Conv. No. 455-22 (cont.)
37 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
The Presidents schedule -Shotgun from Khrushchev -Use by Connally Woods left at 3:49 pm -Peter G. Peterson -Meeting with the President -Connally -Meeting with the President Statement prepared by Ehrlichman and Hodgson -Timing -Delivery to governors -Press Shultz and Ehrlichman left at 3:50 pm
Conv. No. 455-22 (cont.)
Conversation No. 455-23 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 3:50 pm - 4:33 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Dr. Edward E. David, Jr. and Peter M. Flanigan The Presidents schedule -Forthcoming Science Advisory Committee meeting -Attendance -Possible photograph with the President -Possible luncheon H. R. (Bob) Haldeman entered at an unknown time after 3:50 pm
38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Governors meeting -Timing -Press coverage -Edward L. Morgan [The President talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 3:50 pm and 3:57 pm] Conv. No. 455-23 (cont.) [Conversation No. 455-23A] Request that John D. Ehrlichman return to Oval Office [End of telephone conversation] The Presidents schedule -Luncheon for Science Advisory Committee -Arrangements Scientists and technicians -Unemployment -Use of aerospace engineers and scientists -Problems of Doctors of Philosophy [PhD] -Flanigan Ehrlichman entered at 3:57 pm -Administration concern -March meeting with the President -Meeting with technicians -Raymond J. Waldmans efforts -David Packards work -Federal aid to universities -Use of money -George P. Shultzs view -Great programs -Presidents view -University of California -Massachusetts Institute of Technology -New York Times article, 2/22 -Stanford University -National Science Foundation -Davids role
39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Budget -Training program -Grants -Breakdown of spending -Antarctic program -Need -Bids for government contracts -Consortiums Conv. No. 455-23 (cont.) -Waldmans role -Unemployment -Effect -Compared to other individuals -Number -Presidents position -Market distortion for PhDs -Compared to stock brokerages -Compared to lawyers -Scientists compared to engineers -Administration efforts -Loans from Small Business Administration [SBA] Haldeman left at 4:05 pm -The Presidents meeting on minority businesses -Leonard Garments views -Sources of funds -Use by unemployed scientists -Model cities -Environment -Possible jobs -Barry M. Goldwaters views -Market distortion of wages -White collar workers -Productivity increase The Presidents schedule -Forthcoming meeting with Science Advisory Committee -Details -James C. Fletcher -Meeting with the President -Daniel P. (Pat) Moynihan
40 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Fletcher Space program -International participation -Presidents position -Germany and Japan -Space Shuttle -Development costs -Forms -U. Alexis Johnsons view -Technology -Intelsat -Presidents position -Docking cooperation with Soviet Union -Germany -Japan -Great Britain -Technology problems -Soviet boosters -Space lab -Docking technology -Administration position Ehrlichman left at 4:19 pm Technology -Patrick E. Haggertys view -Balance of trade/productivity -Japan and Hong Kong -Space program/nuclear development -Effect on balance of payments -Common Market competition -Strengths -Supersonic Transport [SST] and Space Shuttle -Materials -Davids role -Presidents position -Hosting international conference -Possibility -Soviet activity -Scientists and engineers
Conv. No. 455-23 (cont.)
41 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Benefits -Soviet scientist participation -Efforts -Agenda -Participation -Possible topics -Space launches -Timing -Attendance at conference -Possible topics -Computer technology -Moynihan -Cancer research -Purpose of science -Energy -Desalination -Technological status -Importance -Agriculture -Unnamed Nobel Prize winner -Research with corn -United States production -Southeast Asia -Africa -India -Pakistan -Vietnam David left at 4:33 pm Appointments -Fred J. Russell -Ambassador to Australia -Walter L. Rice -Kenneth Franzheim, II -Russell -Flanigans forthcoming conversation with Russell Flanigan left at 4:33 pm
Conv. No. 455-23 (cont.)
42 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 455-24 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: Unknown between 4:33 pm and 4:36 pm Location: Oval Office Conv. No. 455-23 (cont.) The President talked with the White House operator Call to Peter M. Flanigan
Conversation No. 455-25 Date: February 22, 1971 Time: 4:36 pm - unknown before 5:21 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (Bob) Haldeman and Bryce N. Harlow Greetings Appointments -Fred J. Russell -Kenneth Franzheim, II -Frank J. Shakespeare
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43 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
[The President talked with Peter M. Flanigan between 4:36 pm and 4:38 pm] [Conversation No. 455-25A] -Australia -Arthur G. (Art) Linkletter -Forthcoming conversation between Flanigan and Linkletter -Presidents instructions -Bert S. Cross -List of possible ambassadorial appointees [End of telephone conversation] -Linkletter -Australia -Leslie T. (Bob) Hope -John Wayne -Ambassador to Court of St. James -Harlow -Cliff Bulyer [?] -Leonard W. Hall -Linkletter -Cross -Henry Salvatori
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-Court appointment
44 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Agriculture -Hyde Murray -Murray Spitzer -Clarence D. Palmby -Harlow -[Forename unknown] Page [?] -Leslie C. Arends -Gerald R. Ford Agriculture -The Presidents visit to Iowa -Salute to Agriculture -Earl L. Butz Recording was cut off at an unknown time before 5:21 pm
Conv. No. 455-25 (cont.)