588

Date: 
Oct 11, 1971 - Oct 12, 1971
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 588-1 Date: October 11, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:25 am and 11:31 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -John A. Volpe -Aldo Moro -Sons of Italy -Moro’s possible attendance -Scheduling -Gift presentations Bull left at an unknown time before 11:31 am.
Conversation No. 588-2 Date: October 11, 1971 Time: 11:31 am - 2:13 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Aldo Moro, Edgido Ortona, Henry A. Kissinger, and Neil A. Seidenman; members of the press were present at the beginning of this meeting. Salutations -Moro -John A. Volpe Photographs Southern California Members of the press left at an unknown time after 11:31 am.
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-2 (cont.)
The President's welcome to Moro -Moro's schedule -United Nations [UN] -Italy -Foreign policy Moro's remarks to the President -Outlook for the future -Italian foreign policy -US -Italian coalition government -Italian domestic situation -Forthcoming election -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Communist Party The President's analysis of world situation -Free world nations -Italy, Germany, France, Great Britain -USSR -Asia -Japan -Future of the world -American foreign relations -Italy, France, Germany, Great Britain, Japan -US role -Importance -Communist countries -Chad World problems -The President’s view -William P. Rogers -Previous meeting with Moro -UN -Possible expulsions -The President’s view -Possible effect -US congress -Implications
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-2 (cont.)
Italian foreign policy -Moro’s view -European community participation -Relations with the US -UN -People's Republic of China [PRC] -US initiative -US position -Italy's position -Domestic situation -US diplomacy -The President’s view -Kissinger -Comments Italian-American relations -Moro’s view -Ambassador exchanges Taiwan-PRC relations -The President's reply -Kissinger -UN -USSR example -Representation -PRC
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-2 (cont.)
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PRC AND TAIWAN
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-Italian domestic political situation -The President's view -US domestic concern Moro's observations -Middle East -US efforts -Israel and Egypt -Positions -Suez Canal -Rogers efforts -The president's reply -Italy's role -Moro's view -Italy's objective -US support Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 11:31 am. The President’s schedule -Sons of Italy Bull left at an unknown time before 12:18 pm.
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-2 (cont.)
Economic situation -John B. Connally -US objective Americo Cortese, Peter Gay, Frank Montemuro, Paul Landi, Nicholas Cipriani, William Cercone and John A. Volpe and members of the press entered at 12:18 pm. Greetings Introductions -[Unintelligible] -Standard of Ohio Photo opportunity Presentation to Moro The President's presentation of gifts -Columbus Day -Paper weights -Golf balls Herbert G. Klein Vice President Spiro T. Agnew Expressions of appreciation Alexander P. Butterfield entered at 12:26 pm. [Unintelligible] Moro et al. left at 12:27 pm; Butterfield and Volpe remained. The President's schedule -Butterfield -Unknown person's telephone call to Volpe Volpe left at 12:29 pm. Weather
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-2 (cont.)
The President left and H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman entered at 12:29 pm. Proposal Connally The President entered and Butterfield left at 12:30 pm. Weather The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 12:30 pm and 12:31 pm. [Conversation No. 588-2A] [See Conversation No. 11-32] [End of telephone conversation] Poll -Popular approval of Nixon -George Meany The President talked with John N. Mitchell between 12:31 pm and 12:34 pm. [Conversation No. 588-2B] [See Conversation No. 11-33] [End of telephone conversation] Supreme Court appointment -Mildred L. Lillie -Catholic -Husband -Italian The President talked with White House operator at 12:35 pm. [Conversation No. 588-2C]
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-2 (cont.)
[See Conversation No. 11-34] [End of telephone conversation] -Name background The President talked with John N. Mitchell between 12:35 pm and 12:36 pm. [Conversation No. 588-2D] [See Conversation No. 11-35] [End of telephone conversation] Supreme Court appointment -Lillie -Husband, A.V. Falcone -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Haldeman -Wife's position on Women's Liberation -Woman appointee -Lillie -Position -John D. Ehrlichman -Richard H. Poff -Lillie -Position on a woman appointee -Mitchell -Robert C. Byrd -James O. Eastland -Steve [Surname unintelligible] -Horatio Alger story -Membership in organizations -The President’s view -Judicial views
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-2 (cont.)
Polls -Approval ratings -Meany's position -Compared with the President’s position -Labor -The President's economic program -Federal action -Strikes -Anti-inflation program -The President's economic plan -Union compared with non-union workers -Meany -Louis P. Harris -Charles W. Colson Media -Reporting -Local stations -Public broadcasting Gen. Albert Redman of White House Communications Agency [WHCA] Forthcoming trip to PRC -Dwight L. Chapin's preparation for PRC trip -Kissinger -Peter G. Peterson -Use of telephones by staff -The President's 1959 visit to USSR -Redman -Secret Service -Car -Ground station communications and media station -Boeing 747 -Set-up -Capability -Instructions for Kissinger -Inspection by PRC -Communications -Telephones -Use by the President -Speaker of the House, Carl B. Albert
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-2 (cont.)
-Ground station -Purpose -Congress -Videotapes -John A. Scali -Public interest -Europe -American networks -Coverage -Kissinger -Rogers -Secret Service car -The President's experience with Soviets -Yugoslavs -Rumanians -Chinese -Use of car -The President’s view -Communications -Secret Service -Secretaries -Kissinger -Women -Rose Mary Woods -Military men -Ability -Navy yeomen -Stewards -Women accompanying the President to PRC -Woods -Chou En-lai -Mrs. Nixon -Adele (Langston) Rogers -Woods -Kissinger -Mrs. Nixon -Rogers -Public relations -Constance M. Stuart -Ronald L. Ziegler -John A. Scali
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-2 (cont.)
-Klein -USSR -Robert H. Finch -Donald H. Rumsfeld An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 12:36 pm. Polls The unknown person left at an unknown time before 2:13 pm. -Unions -Meany compared with Nixon -Ehrlichman -Strength -Strikes -Harris -US economy -The President's handling News magazines -Evaluation -Kissinger -Disney World -Time, Newsweek articles -Life -Florida economy -Television special The President's schedule -Disney World -Television special -Republican women event -Walt Disney's widow -Haldeman’s role
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-2 (cont.)
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END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 4 ********************************************************************** Press story -Veracity Newspapers -Ziegler -Los Angeles Times -Newsday -Claude Irwin -Roland Evans and Robert D. Novak -Administration’s dealings -The President’s view -Marty Schram’s article -Haldeman’s view -New York Times -Robert B. Semple, Jr. -Administration's relations -Klein -Editorial policy -Max Frankel -Semple -Los Angeles Times -Administration’s position -Irwin -Semple -Kissinger -Availability to press -Romana A. Banuelos
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-2 (cont.)
Newspaper story on Banuelos -[Forename unknown] Rosenberg -Harry Bernstein -Justice Department -Mitchell -Los Angeles office Evans and Novak -Kissinger -Book -Foreign policy -Richard J. Whalen's review -Access to White House staff -Kissinger -William L. Safire -Rumsfeld -Finch -Rogers C. B. Morton -Patrick J. Buchanan -Jimmy Allison -Hugh Scott -Clark MacGregor -Columns -J. Edgar Hoover -Jack N. Anderson -Approach -William C. Sullivan -Responses Television -Comments regarding the President's Phase II economic speech -[Dwight] David Eisenhower, II -Edith Effron -Theory of network intent -Novak, et al. -Compared with isolation presentation -Slanting of presentations
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-2 (cont.)
Media -The President’s Phase II speech -Peter Lisagor -Revenue sharing speech -Mark Hueres [?] -Ziegler -Safire -Possible administration approach -New York Times -James B. (“Scotty”) Reston -Los Angeles Times -Otis Chandler -Norman Buck -Washington Post -Relations with editorial boards -Associated Press [AP], United Press International [UPI], Scripps-Howard -The President's memories of the campaign -Klein -UPI The President's schedule Press -Coverage of church services -Mrs. Nixon -Mitchell Pictures The President's schedule -Press briefing, October 12, 1971 -Bipartisan meeting -Leaders' meeting -F. Edward Hebert -Cabinet meeting -Phase II -George P. Shultz -Ziegler -Announcement of US-USSR Summit -Kissinger -Rogers
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-2 (cont.)
-Editorial writers -Pittsburgh -Phase II -Oklahoma City -Vermont Royster -World Series -William F. (“Billy”) Graham -Film work -Robert P. Griffin [?] birthday salute -March of Dimes -National Association of Manufacturers [NAM] -Connally, James D. Hodgson, Maurice H. Stans, Paul W. McCracken, Herbert Stein -Possible radio statement -Charles H. Percy -Chicago -Testimonial dinner -Griffin -State Department -Singapore -International Telecommunications Satellite [INTELSAT] -Morocco -Television stations -Sickle cell anemia -Gerald R. Ford -Mrs. Nixon, Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Telephone calls -Griffin -Percy -Otto Passman -Grand Commander of the Conference of English-speaking Scottish [Unintelligible] Free Masonry and Supreme Council in Amity -Congressmen petition -Support for Taiwan -UN -Possible presentation to the President -Clement P. Zablocki, Joe D. Waggonner, Robert L.F. Sikes, Unintelligible Name, William J. Scherle, and Passman -George H.W. Bush -Oliver F. (“Ollie”) Atkins -Ceremonial duties
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-2 (cont.)
-The President’s position -INTELSAT events -Sickle cell anemia -NAM events -Republicans -Radio -Percy and Griffin -[Forename unknown] Miller -Television -Radio -Telephone calls -Visit of Robert S. McNamara -Mayor and Chief of Police of Washington, D.C. -Crime -Ehrlichman -Harris -Colson -Fort Detrick -Cancer research, biological warfare laboratory -Possible visit by Prime Minister of Turkey -Kissinger -National Municipal League -Revenue sharing -Welfare -American Nurses Association -Elliot L. Richardson -Salvation Army -Norman Vincent Peale -New York -New York Hilton -Mrs. Nixon -Knights of Columbus -Volpe -Presidential box at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts -President Hubert Maga -Republic of Dahomey -Reaction -Visit to UN General Assembly -American Federation of Labor-Council of Industrial Organizations [AFL-CIO] -State Department -Vietnam Prisoner of War [POW] resolution
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-2 (cont.)
-African nations -Louise Gore -United Nations Educational, Social and Cultural Organization [UNESCO] -Richardson -Frank Shakespeare -Kissinger Chief Zosimo T. Monzon -Military record -Future plans -Family life -The President’s appreciation and support -Family -Possible future assignment -Lyndon B. Johnson's staff as ex-President -Vocation
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PRC
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17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-2 (cont.)
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Walter J. Hickel -Future role in government -Alaska development -Stans -Mitchell -USSR -Siberia -Kissinger -Plans Buchanan -Briefing Book -Press Conferences -Staff morale The President's schedule -Film appearances -Standard Oil -Big business -Connally, Hodgson -Eisenhower Theatre -Opening -Reception -Mrs. Nixon -Alice Marriott -North Carolina -Trip -Connally -Idanell B. (“Nellie”) Connally
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-2 (cont.)
-Charles R. Jonas -Size of delegation
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-Congressional delegation -Wives -Sects on Air Force One -The President's planes, Air Force One -Maintenance and refurbishing -Gen. James D. Hughes -Air Force -Back-up plane -George H. Mahon -Purposes -PRC trip -USSR trip -Old Air Force One -Rogers -PRC trip -USSR trip -Campaign -Very Important Persons [VIPs] Unions
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-2 (cont.)
Public support for the President's economic policies -Prospects in good times -Hubert H. Humphrey -Unemployment
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An unknown man entered at an unknown time after 12:30 pm. Item for the President The unknown person left at an unknown time before 2:13 pm. Press -Announcement of Soviet Summit Bull entered at an unknown time after 12:30 pm. The President's schedule -Meeting with Shultz -Executive Office Building [EOB] Bull left at an unknown time before 2:13 pm]. -Shultz and Rumsfeld
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-2 (cont.)
The President's schedule -Meany The President and H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman left at 2:13 pm.
Conversation No. 588-3 Date: October 11, 1971 Time: Unknown between 2:13 pm and 11:59 pm Location: Oval Office Unknown people met. The President's schedule -Executive Office Building [EOB] -Charles W. Colson The unknown people left at an unknown time before 11:59 pm.
Conversation No. 588-4 Date: October 12, 1971 Time: Unknown time before 11:22 am Location: Oval Office Ronald L. Ziegler met with an unknown person. Inquiry on location of the President Ziegler, et al. left at an unknown time before 11:22 am.
Conversation No. 588-5
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Date: October 12, 1971 Time: Unknown before 11:22 am Location: Oval Office Unknown people met.
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The unknown people left at an unknown time before 11:22 am.
Conversation No. 588-6 Date: October 12, 1971 Time: Unknown before 11:22 am Location: Oval Office Unknown people met.
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
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TIME
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The unknown people left at an unknown time before 11:22 am.
Conversation No. 588-22 Date: October 12, 1971 Time: Unknown before 11:22 am Location: Oval Office Unknown people met. [Unintelligible] The unknown people left at an unknown time before 11:22 am.
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 588-7 Date: October 12, 1971 Time: 11:55 am - 11:58 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Ronald L. Ziegler and Henry A. Kissinger. The President's schedule -Leadership meeting -Picture taking The President's announcement of US-Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] Summit -Press conference -Andrei A. Gromyko -Nguyen Van Thieu -Inauguration -Presidential message -Africa Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 11:55 am. William P. Rogers -Schedule Bull left at an unknown time before 11:58 am. Kissinger left at 11:57 am. Assignment for Ziegler -Press Ziegler left at 11:58 am.
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 588-8 Date: October 12, 1971 Time: 11:59 am - 12:01 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Henry A. Kissinger and William P. Rogers The President's schedule -Kissinger US foreign relations -Soviet-American relations -Berlin -European Security Conference -European Summit -Rogers's schedule -Foreign Minister of Luxembourg -Luxembourg as possible location -Timing -Great Britain, Italy, Germany and France -Big Four Summit -Japan -The President's schedule -John B. Connally -Kissinger The President, et al. left at 12:01 pm.
Conversation No. 588-9 Date: October 12, 1971 Time: 12:54 pm - 12:56 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Ronald L. Ziegler. Press
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-9 (cont.)
-Press room -Filming -Questions -Supreme Court appointments -Timing -Robert C. Byrd -George S. McGovern -Edmund S. Muskie Ziegler left at 12:56 pm.
Conversation No. 588-10 Date: October 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:56 pm and 12:58 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Henry A. Kissinger Ronald L. Ziegler entered at an unknown time after 12:56 pm . Bull left at an unknown time before 12:58 pm. -Labor leaders Ziegler left at an unknown time before 12:58 pm.
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 588-11 Date: October 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:56 pm and 12:58 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown man. The President's schedule -Labor The unknown man left at an unknown time before 12:58 pm.
Conversation No. 588-12 Date: October 12, 1971 Time: 12:58 pm - 1:25 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman and Henry A. Kissinger. Press -The President's meeting -Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty [SALT] -Negotiations -Summit meeting with Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Ronald L. Ziegler, John A. Scali -Kissinger’s view US foreign relations -USSR -Announcement -People's Republic of China [PRC] -Press announcement -Embassy statement -White House -The President's trip -USSR
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-12 (cont.)
-Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -Douglas Edwards -Film -Timing -Dan Rather -Vietnam -Prisoners of War [POWs] -Nguyen Van Thieu -North Vietnam -North Vietnam -South Vietnam elections -Reaction -Thieu -Kissinger's schedule -Ronald W. Reagan -Congress -Notification of the President's announcement -Carl B. Albert -Allen J. Ellender -[Thomas] Hale Boggs -Commentary concerning film -W. Averell Harriman
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28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-12 (cont.)
Press -The President's press conference -Topics -Supreme Court appointments -Phase II -Vietnam -PRC Public relations -Comparison of 1968 with 1972 -Situation in 1968 -Vietnam -Soviets -Czechoslovakia -Chinese -PRC -Soviet trip -Importance -Linkage Kissinger's schedule -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Japan -Andrei A. Gromyko Public relations -George P. Shultz -John D. Ehrlichman -White House staff -Economy -Foreign policy -Scali -Ziegler -Herbert G. Klein -PRC
29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-12 (cont.)
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US foreign policy -Presidential travel -Possible return visits -Reciprocal visits -The President's Soviet trip -Middle East -Kissinger's schedule -Dobrynin -Chinese -Chou En-lai -Kissinger’s discussions with Chou En-lai -Soviets -Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty [SALT] -Accidental War Agreement -Berlin -USSR -Gromyko -PRC invitation -Advance notification -Press conference -The President’s preparation -Vietnam -Effect of press conference -North Vietnamese -Negotiations -Thieu
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-12 (cont.)
-Soviets -PRC -The President's preparations -Foreign policy The President's schedule -Shultz -Labor -Pay Board Press coverage of the President -John F. Kennedy -Rose Mary Woods conversation with Kissinger -Chicago Daily News -Hypothesis -Nixon -Bay of Pigs -Laos -Berlin An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 12:59 pm. The President's schedule -Shultz -F. Edward Hebert The unknown person left at an unknown time before 1:25 pm. US foreign policy -Soviets -PRC -US actions -Negotiations -Maurice H. Stans -Dobrynin -PRC -Southeast Asia -Soviets Kissinger and Haldeman left at 1:25 pm.
31 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-12 (cont.)
George P. Shultz entered at 1:25 pm. Economics -Labor -Pay Board -George Meany -Shultz -Judgment on labor's position -Meany -Message -The President's suggestion -Employment -Tax proposals -John B. Connally -The President's possible telephone conversation -Ehrlichman -Connally The President talked with White House operator at an unknown time between 1:25 pm and 1:32 pm. [Conversation No. 588-12A] [See Conversation No. 11-61] [End of telephone conversation] -Full employment -Senate -Tax proposals The President talked with George Meany between 1:32 pm and 1:34 pm. [Conversation No. 588-12B] [See Conversation No. 11-62] [End of telephone conversation] The President's statement -Full employment
32 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-12 (cont.)
-Senate -Tax proposals -Jobs -Business calls -Feedback -Connally -Peter M. Flanigan -Cost of Living Council [COLC] -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Indianapolis -Flanigan -Arthur F. Burns -Shultz's previous conversation -Views -Shultz -Labor -Press -Ziegler An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 1:25 pm. Request for meeting with Ziegler The unknown person left at an unknown time before 1:40 pm. US foreign relations -PRC ,USSR -Importance -US -Bolivia, Chad -John F. Kennedy -Summit meeting Economy -Labor -Canada Ziegler entered at 1:40 pm.
33 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-12 (cont.)
Economy -The President's statement -Meany -Shultz -Meany -Timing -Wage and price restraint -Labor -Connally -Texas Ziegler left at 1:42 pm. The President's schedule -Ziegler Shultz left at 1:42 pm.
Conversation No. 588-13 Date: October 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:43 pm and 1:55 pm Location: Oval Office Rose Mary Woods met with unknown people. Item for the President The President’s schedule -Location Woods, et al. left at an unknown time before 1:55 pm.
34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 588-14 Date: October 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:43 pm and 1:55 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with an unknown person. Unknown person’s schedule -Forthcoming meeting with Henry A. Kissinger
Conversation No. 588-15 Date: October 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:43 pm and 1:55 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with an unknown person. Unknown person's schedule -The President's schedule
Conversation No. 588-16 Date: October 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:43 pm and 1:55 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Ronald L. Ziegler. The President's schedule -George P. Shultz -Film Ziegler left at an unknown time before 1:55 pm.
35 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 588-17 Date: October 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:43 pm and 1:55 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with White House operator. [See Conversation No. 11-63]
Conversation No. 588-18 Date: October 12, 1971 Time: 1:55 pm - 1:59 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with Charles W. Colson. [Conversation No. 588-18A] [See Conversation No. 11-64] Henry A. Kissinger entered at an unknown time before 1:59 pm. [End of telephone conversation] Kissinger's schedule -Telephone calls -Stewart J.O. Alsop US foreign relations -Summit with Union of Socialist Soviet Republics [USSR] -Schedule -Efforts -George H. Mahon -J. William Fulbright -Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty [SALT]
36 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-18 (cont.)
-Domestic opponents -Cambodia -Middle East -Jordan -President’s policies -Press conference -US relationship with USSR -Biological Warfare Agreement -Sea Beds Treaty -Accidental War Agreement -Berlin Agreement -John F. Kennedy -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Middle East -Salt -Soviets -People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Effect on US-USSR negotiations -William P. Rogers -European security conference -Middle East -The President’s view -Dobrynin -Kissinger’s view -European Security conference -National Security Council [NSC] -European Security Conference -Soviets -The President's trip to Moscow -Kissinger’s role -European security conference -Dobrynin -Middle East -Rogers -Middle East -Actions -John Foster Dulles -Israel -European security -Kissinger -Negotiating strategy
37 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-18 (cont.)
-Soviets -Summit -PRC -Rogers -Andrei A. Gromyko -Soviets -Leonid I. Brezhnev -Aleksei N. Kosygin -Mao Tse-tung -Nikita S. Khrushchev -Prospects of conversations with the President -Victor Louis [?] -Vietnam -Vietnam -Paris Peace Talks -North Vietnam -Nguyen Nan Thieu -Peking and Moscow -Prospects for ending the war -The President’s remarks at press conference -North Vietnamese -US casualties -Schedule -Announcement of Moscow summit -Kissinger's trip to Peking -Press background briefing -Ronald L. Ziegler and John A. Scali -State Department -Importance of good relations with both USSR and PRC -Kissinger's conversations with USSR and PRC -Vietnam -Negotiations -The President’s role -Allen J. Ellender -Vietnam -USSR -PRC Ronald L. Ziegler entered at 2:15 pm. The President's schedule
38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-18 (cont.)
-American Broadcasting Company [ABC] cameraman -George P. Shultz -Labor Ziegler left at 2:17 pm. US foreign relations -Negotiations -Kissinger’s view
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US Presidency -Pressures -Foreign policy US foreign relations -The President’s previous meeting with Aldo Moro -John A. Volpe -United Nations [UN] -Chinese -Italians -Adolf Hitler -Winston Churchill -Joachim Von Ribbentrop Ronald L. Ziegler entered at 2:20 pm. The President's schedule -George Meany
39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 588-18 (cont.)
The President et al. left at 2:21 pm.
Conversation No. 588-19 Date: October 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 2:21 pm and 2:26 pm Location: Oval Office Unknown people met.
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The unknown people left at an unknown time before 2:26 pm.
Conversation No. 588-20 Date: October 12, 1971 Time: Unknown between 2:26 pm and 2:34 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Request for meeting
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Conversation No. 588-21 Date: October 12, 1971 Time: 2:31 pm - 2:45 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. The President's schedule -Cabinet meeting -John D. Ehrlichman -John N. Mitchell -William P. Rogers -Robert H. Finch -Film -Charles H. Percy -Rogers -Percy -Endorsement Kenneth W. Clawson The President's schedule -Mark I. Goode -Teleprompter -Speech typewriter -Wire by President -Percy Speeches -Difficulty in writing -George Meany -George P. Shultz -John B. Connally -Meany -Joint Communiqué -People's Republic of China [PRC]
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Conv. No. 588-21 (cont.)
-Biological war agreement -Sea bed agreement -Accidental war agreement -Hot line -Congress -Patrick J. Buchanan -Charles W. Colson, John A. Scali -Assignments -Ronald L. Ziegler, Ehrlichman Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 2:34 pm. The President's schedule Bull left at an unknown time before 2:45 pm. -Spiro T. Agnew -Rogers -Ehrlichman The President and Haldeman left at 2:45 pm.