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Date: 
Apr 13, 1971
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 478-12 Date: April 13, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:17 am and 9:30 am Location: Oval Office An unknown person talked with the President Presidents schedule
Conversation No. 478-1 Date: April 13, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:17 am and 9:30 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull Presidents schedule -Cabinet meeting -John N. Irwin, II -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Location -San Francisco -Speech Bull left at unknown time before 9:30 am
Conversation No. 478-2 Date: April 13, 1971 Time: 9:30 am - 11:13 am Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (Bob) Haldeman
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Cabinet -Structure of meetings -Structured and non-structured -William P. Rogers -Comparison -Agenda -Congress -Staff -John B. Connally -John A. Volpe -George W. Romney -Maurice H. Stans -Winton M. (Red) Blount -Rogers C. B. Morton -Subjects -Questions -Structured meeting -Subjects -Volpe -Cabinet officers -Purpose -Stans -Problems of business -Commerce Department -Transportation Department -Stans -Commerce Department -Minority Enterprise office -Business community -Census Bureau -Agriculture Department -Programs Media -Leonard Garments appearance on Today Show -News summary -Presidents notation -Evaluation Cabinet meeting [on civilian uses of nuclear energy], April 13, 1971
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Participants -Howard H. Baker, Jr. -Chet Holifield -John O. Pastore -John B. Anderson -Compared to Cabinet -National exposure -Need for assertiveness -Romney and Volpe Governors -Evaluation -Richard B. Ogilvie and Volpe -Ronald W. Reagan and Nelson A. Rockefeller News item -Vance Hartke -Contributions from business -Trucking industry -Follow-up Presidents schedule -James E. Bassett -Possible meeting with the President -Rose Mary Woods -Book -Previous meeting with the President
Conv. No. 478-2 (cont.)
[The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 9:30 am and 9:36 am] [Conversation No. 478-2A] [See Conversation No. 1-73] [End of telephone conversation] [The President talked with General George A. Lincoln between 9:36 am and 9:40 am] [Conversation No. 478-2B]
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
[See Conversation No. 1-74] [End of telephone conversation] Texas disaster -Crop -Governor -Connally -John G. Tower
Conv. No. 478-2 (cont.)
Economy -Stock market -Advance from November 5, 1968 to January 20, 1969 -Shares traded since low -Trading, April 12, 1971 -Financial writers -Arthur F. Burns -Confidence -Increase -Bull market -Need for publicity -Periscope -[Charles W. Colsons efforts?] -Wall Street Journal -Advance -Bernard J. (Bunny) Lasker -Possible dinner for financial writers -Presidents forthcoming Chamber of Commerce speech, April 26, 1971 -William L. Safire -Anniversary of message about National Invest-in-America Week, April 27, 1970 -Length -Subjects -First quarter figures -Consumer confidence -Current state of economy -Inflation and unemployment -Caution -Waste and responsibility -Body of speech -Technology
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Productivity -Paul W. McCracken -Five-point program -Technology, unemployment -Peroration -Businessmen -Consumer Conv. No. 478-2 (cont.) -Presidents philosophy -Location of power -Foreign policy -Economic policy -Revenue sharing -Thrust -System -National Association of Manufacturers [NAM] -Theme -Length -System -Presidents meeting with American Society of Newspaper Editors [ASNE], April 16, 1971 Administration -Attitude -Negativism -Congress -Report by William E. Timmons and Clark MacGregor -91st Congress -Administrations record -Circumstances -Possible story -Richard A. Moore -Safire Press -Possible administration stories -Stock market -Thomas E. Dewey -J. Edgar Hoover Staff -Need for confidence in economy
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Stans -Connally -Compared to Congressmen and Senators -Volpe -Romney -Problem -Tenure -Timmons-MacGregor report -Need to publicize -Need for confidence Press -Attitude -Problem -Cambodia -Vietnam -Laos -Casualties -Henry A. Kissinger -Vietnam casualties -[Forename unknown] Ellison -Publicity -Lois [sp?] [Surname unknown] -Networks -Attitudes
Conv. No. 478-2 (cont.)
Visit of United States ping-pong team to Peoples Republic of China [PRC] -Unknown man discussed -Views on Mao Tse-tung -Reaction -News stories -John A. Scali -Kissinger -Publicity -Newsworthiness -Presidents image -Peace maker -Secretary of State -Kissingers possible conversation with Scali Presidents schedule
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Scali -Possible meeting with President -John C. Stennis -Hearings on draft extension and military pay increase -Margaret Chase Smith -Senate action -Melvin R. Laird -Florida plans Conv. No. 478-2 (cont.) -Giuseppe Saragats visit -Key Biscayne -Timing -Agriculture day -Saragat visit -Kissinger -Saragat visit -Length -Meeting -Lunch -Conversation -Honorary degree -[Forename unknown] Colbert [sp?] -Wife -First Marine Division -Kissinger -Return to Camp Pendleton -Timing -Demonstration -King [Moulay] Hassan II dinner -Camp David -Possible California trip -Parade -Presentation of unit citation by President -New General -Ceremonies Kissinger entered at 9:59 am -Symbolism -Timing -Demonstrations -King Hassan II dinner
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Chamber of Commerce speech -Florida plans -Marine division -Timing of ceremony -Possible California trip -Ceremony Demonstrations Conv. No. 478-2 (cont.) -Kissingers meeting with Frank F. Mankiewicz -Crowd estimates -Veterans parade -Crowd estimates Vietnam -Kissingers conversation with McGeorge Bundy -Presidents conversation with Kissinger at dinner, April 12, 1971 -[Thomas] Woodrow Wilson -Dwight D. Eisenhower -Franklin D. Roosevelt -Abraham Lincoln -Mary Todd Lincoln -Loss of brothers in Civil War -Cabinet -Disloyalty -Edwin Stanton -Draft riots -New York City -Press Media -Supportive press -Richmond Times Dispatch -New York Daily News -Chicago Tribune -Television coverage -Vietnam casualties -News item Vietnam -Kissingers conversation with Bundy -Unknown Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] United Nations [UN] official -Ping-pong team
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Leonid I. Brezhnev -Speech -David Rockefeller -Negotiations -Presidents position -Deadline -Prisoners of War [POWs] -Bombing of civilians -Laos -Bundy Staff -Scali -Role defined -Press briefing -John N. Mitchell -Scali Media -Kissingers appearances on television -Time and Newsweek -Television commentators -John W. Chancellor -David Brinkley -White House staff -Time and Newsweek stories -Interest -Chart -US News and World Report -Chart -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -William H. Carruthers -Chart -Presidents speech on Southeast Asia, April 7, 1971 -Scali India-Pakistan conflict -Agha Muhommad Yahya Khan -USSR -Aleksei N. Kosygin -US policy
Conv. No. 478-2 (cont.)
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-State Department -West Pakistan -Scali Peter G. Peterson -Talking points for meeting with Time/Life editors -Presidents schedule Conv. No. 478-2 (cont.) PRC -Scalis views regarding visits of ping-pong team -Presidents image -Peace maker -Presidents initiatives -Scali -Credit to Administration Economy -Stock market -Rise -Presidents meeting with financial analysts -News story in Periscope and Wall Street Journal Petersons meeting with Time/Life editors -Vietnam -Troop withdrawals -International situation -PRC -Presidents initiatives -Haldeman -Foreign Service -Kremlinologists -USSR -Relations with USSR -US position -Relaxation of trade restrictions -Trade relations with USSR -Linkage -Timing PRC -Chou En-lai
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Meeting with US ping-pong team -Announcement regarding relaxation of US trade restrictions -Walter L. Cronkite, Jr. -News summary -News leaks -Publicity -Dangers -USSR Conv. No. 478-2 (cont.) USSR -Summit meeting PRC -Scali -Presidents initiatives -Points for Petersons meeting with Time/Life editors -Isolation -Presidents initiatives -Timing [The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 9:59 am and 10:16 am] [Conversation No. 478-2C] [See Conversation No. 1-75] [End of telephone conversation] PRC -Trade restrictions Presidents schedule -Henry Cabot Lodge -Possible trip to Vietnam [The President talked with Peterson between 10:16 am and 10:21 am] [Conversation No. 478-2D] [See Conversation No. 1-76]
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
[End of telephone conversation] PRC -Petersons briefing with Time/Life editors -Possible exploitation by Administration -State Department -Marshall Green -Possible press story -Initiative -Scalis role -Instructions to Kissinger -Publicity Presidents schedule -Possible interview with John McRoberts -Timing PRC -State Department -Green -Credit for initiative -Stewart J. O. Alsop -Richard (Dick) Wilson -William S. White -Instructions to Kissinger -Announcement regarding relaxation of trade restrictions Taiwan -Robert D. Murphy Haldeman left at 10:25 am -Green
Conv. No. 478-2 (cont.)
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13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
TAIWAN
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PRC -Ping-pong team -UN representation Taiwan -UN representation -State Department -Murphy -Chiang Kai-shek -Presidents possible speech -State Department -George H. W. Bush -William P. Rogers -Murphy Vietnam -Media coverage -Binh Dinh province -American Broadcasting Company [ABC] Kissingers meeting with Mankiewicz -Liberals -Demonstrators -Crowd estimates -Mankiewiczs reaction -Presidents speech on Southeast Asia, April 7, 1971 -Lieutenant William L. Calley, Jr. Press -Petersons meeting with Time/Life editors -Time
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Newsweek -White Vietnam -Bryce N. Harlows view -Democrats -Withdrawal issue -Congress -Presidents position -Cambodia -Indonesia -Economic assistance -Military assistance -Negotiations -Chou En-lai -Visit to Hanoi -North Vietnamese attitude -PRC PRC -Unknown ping-pong player -Mao Tse-tung -Benefits of exchange Ronald L. Ziegler entered at 10:32 am Preparation for Zieglers press briefing -PRC -Athletic teams exchange -Relaxation of trade and travel restrictions -Possible questions -Presidents position -Forthcoming announcement -Timing -Impact -Federal Communications Commission [FCC] -ABC -New York Times -Democratic Party -Partisanship -Presidents position
Conv. No. 478-2 (cont.)
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Republican Party -Fairness -PRC -April 14, 1971 story Zieglers schedule -Tricia Nixon Conv. No. 478-2 (cont.) Ziegler left at 10:37 am Presidents schedule -Meeting with Lodge -Vietnam -Police forces Vietnam -Sir Robert Thompson -Report on police forces -Peace initiatives PRC -Forthcoming announcement of relaxation of trade and travel restrictions, April 14, 1971 -Possible press reaction -Ziegler -Department of State -Possible leak to press -Marvin L. Kalb -Cronkite -Rogers Lodge and an unknown man entered at 10:38 am; the White House photographer and members of the press were present Greetings Kissinger left at 10:39 am Photograph Ping-pong
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Golf The unknown man left at an unknown time before 10:42 am Statue PRC -Visit of ping-pong team -Significance -Newsmen Conv. No. 478-2 (cont.)
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THE VATICAN Kissinger entered at 10:42 am
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Vietnam -Possible trip by Lodge -Timing -Thompson -Report on police -David M. Kennedy -Trip -Military activity -Cambodia -Central Highlands -Binh Dinh province -Casualties
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Ellsworth F. Bunker -General Nguyen Van Thieu -Lieutenant General Duong Van (Big Minh) Minh -Lodges possible trip -Thieu -Election -US position -Withdrawal -Reception for Minh -Bunker -Thieu -Importance -1963 Coup -General Nguyen Khanh -Compared with Nguyen Cao Ky -Ky -Thieu -Ky -Presidents position -US economic assistance -Anti-American sentiment -Presidents esteem for -Candidate -Economic assistance -Philippines -Elections -Withdrawal -Ky -Lodges role -Age -Need for unity -Casualties -Withdrawal -Bombing -Cambodia -Political Upheaval -Ky -Prospects -Bunker -Candidates -Thieu
Conv. No. 478-2 (cont.)
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Ky -Minh -Tran Van Dong -Lai Van Tim [sp?] -Ngo Dinh Diem -Minh -Thieu -US announcement -Bunker -General Creighton W. Abrams, Jr. -General Frederick C. Weyand -Troop withdrawals -Levels Lodges schedule
Conv. No. 478-2 (cont.)
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Presidents greetings to Emily (Sears) Lodge Kissinger and Lodge left at 11:07 am McCracken entered at 11:08 am; the White House photographer and members of the press were present [General conversation] Council of Economic Advisors [CEA] Photograph
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Economy -Stock market Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 11:08 am Presidents schedule Bull left at an unknown time before 11:13 am Stock market -Dow-Jones average -Rise -Bull market -Volume -Brokerage firms -Profits -Merrill Lynch & Company Consumer Price Index [CPI] -Prospects -Rise -1970 figures -Predictions for 1971 -Confidence McCracken left at 11:13 am Conv. No. 478-2 (cont.)
Conversation No. 478-3 Date: April 13, 1971 Time: 11:13 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull Presidents schedule -John A. Scali -Length of meeting -Oliver F. (Ollie) Atkins
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Henry A. Kissinger Bull left at 11:13 am
Conversation No. 478-4 Conv. No. 478-2 (cont.) Date: April 13, 1971 Time: 11:13 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with an unknown person Schedule
Conversation No. 478-5 Date: April 13, 1971 Time: 11:14 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator [See Conversation No. 1-77]
Conversation No. 478-6 Date: April 13, 1971 Time: 11:14 am - 11:17 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with Charles W. Colson [See Conversation No. 1-78]
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 478-7 Date: April 13, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:17 am and 12:18 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (Bob) Haldeman Presidents conversation with Charles W. Colson Henry A. Kissinger and John A. Scali entered at 11:19 am; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting Scali on payroll Photograph Scalis assignment -Orientation -Difficulties -First weeks -Contribution -Long-term -Differences from previous career -Senior consultant -Ronald L. Ziegler -Taking initiative -Colson -Responsibilities -Herbert G. Klein -Staff meetings -Outgoing matters versus internal ones -Decision making -Foreign policy -Kissinger -Peter G. Peterson -International economic policy -Speeches
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Kissinger -Relationship with -Kissinger -Importance -Responsibilities -Television commentators -John W. Chancellor -Priorities -Networks -Wire services -Radio -Columnists -Magazines -Networks -Importance -Wire services -Columnists -Stewart M. Hensley -Arthur P. Henderson -Hensley Scalis assignment -Analysis of television industry -Kissinger -Klein Presidents Peoples Republic of China [PRC] initiative -Scali -Background -Press corps -State Department -Announcements -Timing -State Department -Foreign Service -Kremlinologists -Charles E. (Chip) Bohlen -Llewellyn E. (Tommy) Thompson, Jr. -William P. Rogers -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -State Department
Conv. No. 478-7 (cont.)
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-USSR -Aleksei N. Kosygin -US policy -Ping-pong team -Forthcoming announcement [Relaxation of trade and travel restrictions with the PRC, April 14, 1971] -Publicity -Dangers Conv. No. 478-7 (cont.) -USSR -Ping-pong team -US goals -Benefits -Announcement, April 14, 1971 -Ping-pong team -US relations -Thaw -Warsaw -Chinese -Compared to Soviets -USSR -Ping-pong team -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Announcement -State Department -Presidents Position -Rogers -Presidents initiative -National Security Council [NSC] -Presidents 1969 world trip -Dangers -NSC -Critical areas -Sensitivity -Scalis recommendations -Ping-pong team -Presidents image -Demonstrators -Vietnam -Farsightedness -Presidents schedule -Visit to San Diego
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Camp Pendleton -Timing -Demonstrations
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FOREIGN VISIT
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-Timing -News stories Kissingers schedule -Scalis briefing -Peterson Presidents schedule -Camp Pendleton visit Scalis role -Advocacy -Preparation for Zieglers briefings -Benefits -Announcement of relaxation of PRC trade and travel restrictions -Walter L. Cronkite, Jr. -Wire -Television -Framework -Possible changes -Atmosphere
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Access to President -Possible use -Consultant -Possibilities -Speech -Television -Problem -Kissinger -State Department -State/Defense Department -Ziegler -Robert J. McCloskey -Coordination -Haldeman -Need to study problems -Timing -Pressure -Value -Ideas -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -William L. Safire -Klein -Richard A. Moore -Location -Ziegler -Colson -Moore -Price -Safire -Relationship with Kissinger
Conv. No. 478-7 (cont.)
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26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Scalis role -Summary -Emotions -Issues -Publicity -Carl M. Yastrzemski -Goals -News stories -Foreign policy -PRC initiative -Significance -Press -Credit for Administration -Vietnam -Relation to PRC initiative -Issues -PRC -US initiatives Scalis office -Location -Executive Office Building Scali and Haldeman left at 11:46 am Henry Cabot Lodge Scali -Forthcoming Kissinger briefing -Summit meeting -Need for confidentiality -Haldeman -George P. Shultz -John D. Ehrlichman -Dobrynin -Schedule -Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] negotiations -Need for confidentiality -PRC
Conv. No. 478-7 (cont.)
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
US/USSR relations -Kissingers meeting with Dobrynins replacement -Berlin -[David] Kenneth Rushs meeting with Pyotr A. Abrassimov -Timing -Arrangements Lodge Conv. No. 478-7 (cont.)
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THE VATICAN
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-General Nguyen Van Thieu -Lieutenant General Duong Van (Big Minh) Minh -Forthcoming trip to Vietnam -Health -Beverly, Massachusetts -New York establishment -New England upper class -Harvard University -Cambridge, Massachusetts Eastern establishment -Barry M. Goldwater -Opinion -Boston Vietnam
28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
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-PRC/USSR relations -North Vietnam -Negotiations -Hanoi
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THE VATICAN
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PRC/Taiwan -Lodges view regarding US/Japanese initiative -United Nations [UN] representation
29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-State Department -Sponsorship -Dual representation -US policy -John B. Connallys views
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PRC
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Japan -Textiles -Eisaku Sato -Armin H. Meyer Petersons trip to Far East -David M. Kennedy -Marshall Green -Taiwan -Korea Korea -William J. Porter -Assignment -Green State Department -William H. Sullivan -Reorganization
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Scope -Assistant secretaries -Resignations -Replacements -Promotions -Secretary Cabinet -Resignations -Melvin R. Laird -Rogers -Career aspirations -John N. Mitchell -Martha (Beall) Mitchell -Maurice H. Stans -George W. Romney -John A. Volpe -James D. Hodgson -Shultz -Elliot L. Richardson -State Department State Department -Nelson A. Rockefeller -Richardson -Qualifications -Career -Conditions -Resignations Defense Department -Resignations -David Packard Presidents second term -Changes in government -First term Vietnam -Kissingers conversation with Frank F. Mankiewicz -Democrats Conv. No. 478-7 (cont.)
31 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Hubert H. Humphrey -Robert F. (Bobby) Kennedy -Troop levels -Kissingers call from McGeorge Bundy -USSR -Kissingers response to Bundy -Moral issue -Deadline for withdrawal -Negotiations -Issue -Withdrawal -North Vietnam -Deadline for withdrawal -US options -Cease fire -Deadline -Bombing -Withdrawal -Bombing -Prisoners of War [POWs] -Cease fire -Residual forces -Bombing -USSR USSR -Summit Vietnam -Bombing Bundy -Telephone calls to and from Kissinger -Career
Conv. No. 478-7 (cont.)
Secretaries of State -Presidents conversation with Charles G. (Bebe) Rebozo, 1967 -Dean G. Acheson -John Foster Dulles -Bundy -James B. (Scotty) Reston
32 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-1960 recommendation Bundy -Career -Qualifications -Harvard University -Haldeman -Shultz -Liberal position -William P. Bundy -Call to Kissinger regarding Vietnam Vietnam -Mankiewiczs views -Bundys defense of administrations Southeast Asia policy -Bombing -Robert S. McNamara -Compared with Bundy -Mankiewiczs views -Liberal Press -Time -Ziegler -Newsweek -Hugh S. Sidey Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 11:46 am Presidents schedule -Ziegler Bull left at an unknown time before 12:16 pm Press -Phone calls to Kissinger -Ziegler PRC -Press -US initiatives
Conv. No. 478-7 (cont.)
33 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Timing -Presidents position -USSR -US relations -Vietnam -North Vietnam -Chou En-lais visit to Hanoi -General Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Negotiations Bull entered at an unknown time after 11:46 am Zieglers schedule -Location -Cabinet briefing Bull left at an unknown time before 12:16 pm PRC -Intervention -Laos -Cambodia -Administrations position -State Department
Conv. No. 478-7 (cont.)
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FOREIGN AFFAIRS
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34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-North Vietnam Press Vietnam -Bundys reaction -Mankiewicz -Reaction to Lieutenant William L. Calley, Jr. -Calley case -Presidents role -George C. Wallace -Ronald W. Reagan
Conv. No. 478-7 (cont.)
1972 elections -Presidents re-election -Foreign policy -Economy -Research and Development [RAND] Corporation Board Stock market -Rise -Howard Stein Vietnam -Kissingers possible conversation with Stein -Presidents speech on Southeast Asia, April 7, 1971 -Press reaction -Structure -Emotion -Congress -Presidents speech, April 7, 1971 -Impact -Compared with Presidents November 3, 1969 speech -Withdrawal issue -Resignation -Possible consequences of a loss of Vietnam -Public reaction -Casualties -Calley -Negotiations -Settlement
35 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
USSR -Summit meeting -SALT negotiations -Summit meeting -Leonid I. Brezhnev -USSR/US relations -Brezhnevs position -Summit meeting -Possible trip to Moscow by President -Attitude of Russians toward Americans -Symbolism -SALT negotiations -Non-aggression pact -Dobrynin
Conv. No. 478-7 (cont.)
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-European Security Conference -Negotiations -US policy Presidents re-election -Importance -Connally -Tenure -Qualifications -Richardson -Connally
36 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Richardson -Cabinet -Connally -Qualifications Bull and an unknown man entered at an unknown time after 11:46 am Presidents schedule -Ziegler -Yastrzemski -Press Kissinger left at 12:16 pm -Wire service -Open Door Hour Bull and the unknown man left at an unknown time before 12:18 pm Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 12:16 pm Unknown activity Sanchez left at an unknown time before 12:18 pm Conv. No. 478-7 (cont.)
Conversation No. 478-8 Date: April 13, 1971 Time: 12:18 pm - 12:33 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Carl M. Yastrzemski and Henry C. Cashen, II; members of the press were present at the beginning of the meeting Greetings Photo session
37 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Yastrzemskis family -Wife -Daughter -Health -Children -Number -Boston -Travel -Family -Baseball -Children
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Baseball -Yastrzemskis contributions to -All Star game -Location Massachusetts -Drug program -Yastrzemskis activities with Elliot L. Richardson -Unknown doctor and Assistant Attorney General of Massachusetts -Reception -Youth -Parents -Ignorance of drug problem -Marijuana -Speed -Heroin
38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Marijuana use -High school -Use -Lysergic Acid Diethylamide [LSD] -Anecdote -Suicide Baseball -Predictions -Weather -Spring training -Cleveland -Sam McDowell -Boston -Sonny Siebert -McDowell Presentation of gifts -Cuff links -Golf balls -Wife -Girls/Boy Farewells [Dwight] David Eisenhower, II -Location Farewells Yastrzemski and Cashen left at 12:33 pm Conversation No. 478-9 Date: April 13, 1971 Time: 12:33 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull Carl M. Yastrzemski Conv. No. 478-8 (cont.)
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Presidents schedule -Frank DeMarco, Jr. Bull left at 12:33 pm
Conversation No. 478-10 Date: April 13, 1971 Time: 12:34 pm - 12:40 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull Schedule Frank DeMarco, Jr. and John DeMarco entered at 12:34 pm; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting Greetings F. DeMarco Bull left at 12:34 pm -Children
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Presentation of gifts -Brothers/sister -Mother -Golf ball -Cuff links -Paper weight Conv. No. 478-10 (cont.) ****************************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 2 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 14s ] END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 2 ****************************************************************************** Carl M. Yastrzemski -Speeches to high schools regarding drugs -Baseball ****************************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 3 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 43s ] END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 3 ****************************************************************************** Bull entered at an unknown after 12:34 pm Rose Garden -F. DeMarco The DeMarcos and Bull left at 12:40 pm
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Conversation No. 478-11 Date: April 13, 1971 Time: 12:41 pm - 1:23 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (Bob) Haldeman and Ronald L. Ziegler Conv. No. 478-10 (cont.) General Accounting Office [GAO] -Supersonic Transport [SST] -Call to unknown woman Press -Henry A. Kissinger -Time and Newsweek -Freeze -Hugh S. Sidey -Staff -John D. Ehrlichman and George P. Shultz -William L. Safire -Time and Newsweek Ping-pong team -Interest -Unknown girls activities -Peoples Republic of China [PRC] tour -Hawaii -Age Zieglers press conference -Announcement of John A. Scali as Special Consultant -Ideas -Public relations activities -Cutbacks -Films -Public information structure -Director of Communications office -Presidents goals -Informing American people Presidents schedule
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-Hours spent by President on questions and answers [Q&A] -Meeting with American Society Newspaper Editors [ASNE], April 16, 1971 -Live radio -Public relations -Public information Media -Presidents use of television in past year -Press conferences -Howard K. Smith -Cyrus L. (Cy) Sulzberger -Barbara Walters -Womens press -ASNE -Usefulness -Follow-up -Flexibility -Communication with American people -ASNE -Press conference -White House press -Suggestions -Selection of a pool -Sigma Delta Chi -White House press -Oval Office press conference -Peter Lisagor -Schedule -Kissinger -Timing -Office press conference -Schedule -Televised press conference -Schedule -Scalis role in administration -New perspective -Experience -Reassessment -Questions -Pentagon -Jerry W. Friedheim
Conv. No. 478-11 (cont.)
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-Mistakes -Attitude Ziegler left at 12:51 pm Zieglers performance Presidents conversation with Kissinger -Scali -Summit meeting -Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -Prospects -Summit -Scali -Announcement -PRC -Kissinger Presidents schedule -Camp Pendleton trip -Publicity -Parade -Activities -California -Timing -Demonstrations -Camp David -Camp Pendleton trip -Announcement Public relations -Charles W. Colson and Safire -Stock market -Nixon market -Bernard J. (Bunny) Laskers possible letter to President -Presidents predictions -Possible return of letter to Lasker -Investment advice -Market figures -Election day -Inaugural day Conv. No. 478-11 (cont.)
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-Rise -Fortunes -Letter -Story -New York Times article -Nixon market -Anniversary of April 28, 1970 stock market high Conv. No. 478-11 (cont.) -Circulation -Anniversary of date of stock market high -Presidents meeting of Wall Street leaders -Cambodia -Office press conference -Safire -Unknown Cabinet Room meeting -Farm related -Emphasis on day of stock market high -Meeting with Lasker Presidents schedule -John B. Connally -Forthcoming meeting -Sequoia -Dinner plans -Sequoia -Daylight Saving Time -Camp Pendleton trip -Kissingers views -Visibility -Parade -Timing -Mayday demonstrations -Correspondents dinner -Press conference -Camp Pendleton -Western White House -Ellsworth F. Bunker -General Creighton W. Abrams, Jr. -Camp Pendleton -Presidents possible remarks -Citations -Symbolism
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-First Marine Division -Peter G. Peterson meeting
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-Camp David -Church -Sequoia Personnel -Possible appointment of Edgar D. Whitcomb -Prisoners of War [POWs] -US ambassador to the Philippines -Henry A. Byroade -Kissinger [An unknown person talked with the President at an unknown time between 12:51 pm and 1:23 pm] [Conversation No. 478-11A] Schedule [End of telephone conversation] State Department -Marshall Green -William J. Porter
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-Assistant Secretary for Southeast Asia -Byroade -Porter Appointments -Rudolph A. Peterson -United Nations [UN] Day chairman Conv. No. 478-11 (cont.) Defense Department -Stanley R. Resor -Tenure -Melvin R. Laird -Resignation Presidents schedule -President of American Farm Bureau Federation [AFBF] -D. Elton Trueblood -Landrum Bolling -Earlham College -Trip to Moscow -Kissingers staff -Charles S. Rhyne -Book on international law -Dinners for foreign ambassadors -Kissinger -Asian dinner -European dinner -Timing -Near East, Middle East, and South Asian countries -Greece -Turkey -Cyprus -Israel -India -Ceylon -Nepal -Iran -Afghanistan -Pakistan -Arab states -Timing
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-Israel/Arab countries -Farm and business publishers -Schedule -Meeting with President -Dinner -Clifford M. Hardin -Use of Blair House -Maurice H. Stans dinner -Blair House Congress -John N. Mitchell -List of supporters -Clark MacGregor Presidents schedule
Conv. No. 478-11 (cont.)
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-Robert M. Whites swearing-in -National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration -Brother -Theodore H. (Teddy) White -Carl M. Yastrzemski -Award to President -Compared with other visitors -Press conference -Yastrzemski -Certificate for leadership -Speeches regarding drugs
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-Young people Stans report -Peter M. Flanigan -Haldemans summary Presidents schedule -Shultz -Haldeman and Ehrlichman -Time -Executive Office Building The President and Haldeman left at 1:23 pm
Conv. No. 478-11 (cont.)