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Date: 
Nov 16, 1971
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 619-1 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: Unknown between 7:56 am and 8:07 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown person.
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The unknown person left at an unknown time before 8:07 am.
Conversation No. 619-2 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: Unknown between 7:56 am and 8:07 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Norris Cotton and Barber B. Conable, Jr. -Margaret Chase Smith Bull left at an unknown time before 8:07 am.
Conversation No. 619-3
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Date: November 16, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:07 am and 9:50 am Location: Oval Office Unknown people [Secret Service agents] met. The President's location -Cabinet Room [Unintelligible] Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 8:07 am. [Unintelligible] Ronald L. Ziegler entered at an unknown time after 8:07 am. Oval Office -Lighting problem Old Executive Office Building [EOB] An unknown person [Secret Service agent] talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 8:07 am and 9:50 am. [Conversation No. 619-3A]
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Lighting problem
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Conv. No. 619-3 (cont.)
-Oval Office -EOB [End of telephone conversation] [Unintelligible] The unknown people [Secret Service agents] and Sanchez left at an unknown time before 9:50 am.
Conversation No. 619-4 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:07 am and 9:50 am Location: Oval Office Stephen B. Bull met with unknown men [Secret Service agents]. [Unintelligible] Bull and the unknown men [Secret Service agents] left at an unknown time before 9:50 am.
Conversation No. 619-5 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:07 am and 9:50 am Location: Oval Office Stephen B. Bull met with an unknown man. [Unintelligible] Bull and the unknown man left at an unknown time before 9:50 am.
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Conv. No. 619-5 (cont.)
Conversation No. 619-6 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:07 am and 9:50 am Location: Oval Office Alexander P. Butterfield met with unknown people [Secret Service agents]. [Unintelligible] Butterfield and the unknown men [Secret Service agents left at an unknown time before 9:50 am.
Conversation No. 619-7 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: 9:53 am - 10:13 am Location: Oval Office The President met with John B. Connally. Connally's schedule -New York Paul W. McCracken -Tenure in office -University of Michigan -Replacement -Herbert Stein National economy -Federal Reserve Board [FRB] -Arthur F. Burns -The President's conversation with Peter M. Flanigan -Connally -Role -Forthcoming meeting with Frederic V. Malek, November 17, 1971
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Conv. No. 619-7 (cont.)
-Conversation with Burns, November 15, 1971 -[Forename unknown] Thompson -Dallas Hoyt Ammidon -The President's conversation with Flanigan -Possible role with Administration -Forthcoming conversation with Connally -William P. Rogers Walter N. Thayer -Possible role with Administration -North Atlantic Treaty Organization [NATO] -The President's conversation with Flanigan National economy -Stock market -[Forename unknown] O’Reilly [sp?] -Inflation -Wage increases -Profits -Connally's forthcoming speech in New York, November 16, 1971 -Stock market -1968 compared to 1971 -War and inflation -The President's program -Economic uncertainty -International monetary situation -The President’s August 15, 1971 speech -Isolationism -The President's program -Security -Foreign aid -India-Pakistan -US refugee assistance -Compared to assistance from other countries -Status -Statement -Ronald L. Ziegler -Businessmen -Charls E. Walker
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Conv. No. 619-7 (cont.)
-Paul A. Volcker -Gold -Gold -The President's schedule -Henry A. Kissinger -Gen. Charles A.J.M. De Gaulle -Georges J.R. Pompidou -Burns's views -Convertibility -Newsweek -George P. Shultz's views -Connally's views -Kissinger's conversation with the President -Pompidou -US negotiating position -Views of Richard N. Cooper, William J. Fellner, Walter S. Salant, Fritz Machlup -Convertibility -Connally's forthcoming speech in New York, November 16, 1971 -Connally's previous foreign trip -The President's views -US world role -Responsibility -International trade -Competition -Protectionism -Connally's role -John N. Mitchell -The President's views -New international economic system -Connally's forthcoming speech in New York November 16, 1971 -New Yorkers' views -Time -New York Times -Stock market -The President’s recent conversation with George E. Allen -Inflation -Prospects -1972 -Problems -The Administration
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Conv. No. 619-7 (cont.)
-Coordinating responses -Connally's forthcoming speech in New York, November 16, 1971 -Criticisms -Theme -Internationalism -Peter G. Peterson -Possible role with administration -Commerce Department Cabinet -Rogers -Melvin R. Laird -Story in New York Times regarding Vietnam withdrawal -Residual forces
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Vietnam -The President's meeting with congressmen, November 15, 1971 -Michael J. Mansfield -Hugh Scott -Congress -Withdrawal -Prisoners of war [POWs] -Negotiations -Possible outcome -Blame -Military options -Possible effect -People’s Republic of China [PRC]
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Conv. No. 619-7 (cont.)
-POWs An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 9:53 am. The President’s schedule The unknown person left at an unknown time before 10:13 am. POWs The President's leadership Connally left at 10:13 am.
Conversation No. 619-8 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: Unknown after 10:13 am until 10:15 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown person.
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The President and the unknown person left at 10:15 am.
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Conv. No. 619-8 (cont.)
Conversation No. 619-9 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:15 am and 10:56 am Location: Oval Office Unknown men [Secret Service agents] met. [Unintelligible] The President's schedule -Old Executive Office Building [EOB] -Cabinet Room An unknown man [Secret Service agent] talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 10:15 am and 10:56 am. [Conversation No. 619-9A]
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The President’s location -Cabinet Room [End of telephone conversation] The conversation was cut off at an unknown time before 10:56 am.
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Conv. No. 619-9 (cont.)
Conversation No. 619-10 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: Unknown between 10:56 am and 10:59 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Henry A. Kissinger -Meeting with Yitzhak Rabin -Paul W. McCracken Bull left at an unknown time before 10:59 am.
Conversation No. 619-11 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: 10:59 am - 11:13 am Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Secretary of Agriculture -Earl L. Butz -Confirmation -Agri-business -Academic background -Selection process -Milton R. Young Henry A. Kissinger -Meeting with Yitzhak Rabin Hubert H. Humphrey
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-Possible public perception -Compared to Harold E. Stassen Melvin R. Laird -News story regarding Vietnam troop withdrawal -The President's conversation with John B. Connally -Residual force -Compared to William P. Rogers Laird and Rogers -Connally's views -Actions Laird -Kissinger's possible action -Possible replacement -Possible handling -News story regarding Vietnam troop withdrawal -Origin -Saigon -Washington, DC -Quotes Kissinger -Meeting with Rabin Arthur F. Burns -Meetings -Performance -Response -Peter M. Flanigan Laird -Possible conversations -Kissinger -Haldeman -Leak -John N. Mitchell -News story regarding Vietnam troop withdrawal -Effect -Negotiations
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 619-11 (cont.)
-Residual force -Troop withdrawal announcements -Timing -Possible White House response Burns Cabinet -Laird -Politics -Rogers -Connally -Rogers -Mitchell -Maurice H. Stans -John A. Volpe -George W. Romney -Rogers C. B. Morton -Elliot L. Richardson -Edward M. Kennedy -Butz White House staff -Robert H. Finch -Herbert G. Klein -Ronald L. Ziegler -Donald H. Rumsfeld Laird -News story regarding Vietnam troop withdrawal -Troop withdrawal announcement -Press responses -News summary -New York Times -Possible conversation with Haldeman The President's schedule -Willy Brandt -Kissinger -Georges J.R. Pompidou -Edward R.G. Heath
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Conv. No. 619-11 (cont.)
-Kissinger -Brandt -Sarasota, Florida -Kissinger Haldeman left at 11:13 am.
Conversation No. 619-12 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: 11:13 am - 11:38 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Paul W. McCracken and George P. Shultz. Shultz’s schedule Seating arrangements McCracken's previous trip to Japan -Report -Economic figures -John B. Connally National economy -Gross National Product [GNP] -Estimates -Rate of change -Price Index -Inflation -Arthur F. Burns -GNP -Real output -Estimates -Error -Department of Commerce -Housing starts -GNP
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 619-12 (cont.)
-Public concern -Growth -Unemployment -Auto sales -Deadline -Ford Motor Company International monetary system -Memorandum -Business reaction -New York -Prospects for negotiation -Exchange rates -Compared to pre-October 15, 1971 period -US negotiating position -Other nations' domestic concerns -Japan -Recession -Italy -Recession -Great Britain -McCracken’s schedule -Paris -Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development [OECD] meeting -McCracken’s possible statement -Europeans' position -Surcharge -Gold prices -Great Britain -France -Italy -Deutschemark -Dollar -Japanese concerns -Okinawa -Connally's visit -Diet -McCracken's conversation with Minister for Economic Planning -Consultations -Press coverage
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Conv. No. 619-12 (cont.)
US business community -Auto sales -Maurice H. Stans -James M. Roche -General Motor [GM] -Reaction to the President's economic program -Profits -Labor -Responsibility -Business schools -Business Council -Donald McI. Kendall -Coca-Cola -Activities -Foreign policy -Labor -1960's conditions -1968 -Prosperity -War -Inflation -Compared to 1971 -Congress -Germans and Japanese -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] and People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Education -Labor leaders -Frank E. Fitzsimmons -George Meany -Government assistance -McCracken -Dissertation advisory -[Forename unknown] Schoepinger [sp?] -Shultz, the President and Connally -Views regarding labor unions -Chambers of Commerce Education -Wealth -Decline of nations
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Conv. No. 619-12 (cont.)
Businessmen -Charles G. Mortimer -Harold L. (“Red”) Curtis -[Forename unknown] Barrows [sp?] Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 11:13 am. The President’s schedule Bull left at an unknown time before 11:38 am. National economy -Sales -Tax Bill -Possible effect of passage -Inventories -Plant equipment spending -Retail -Automobiles -[Forename unknown] O'Reilly's [sp?] story in Wall Street Journal, November 15, 1971 -Inventories McCracken -Conversation with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman, November 15, 1971 -Tenure in office -Phase II -Successor -Herbert G. Stein Stein -Health -Possible role with administration -Federal Reserve Board [FRB] -Memorandum regarding money supply -Burns -Council of Economic Advisors [CEA] National economy -Money supply
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 619-12 (cont.)
-Burns -Connally -The President's conversation with George E. Allen -Short-term rates -Stein's views -Monetarism -Burns Clifford M. Hardin -Farm bill -Departure -Conversation with the President -Successor McCracken -Successor -Shultz and Connally -The President's schedule -Stein -Ezra Solomon FRB -Vacancies McCracken -Successor -Departure -Press Economic figures McCracken and Shultz left at 11:38 am.
Conversation No. 619-13 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: 11:38 am - 12:05 pm Location: Oval Office
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Conv. No. 619-12 (cont.)
The President met with Sadruddin Aga Khan, Francis L. Kellogg and Alexander M. Haig, Jr.; Stephen B. Bull and members of the press were present at the beginning of the meeting. Introductions Gift for the President -Book Refugees Previous meeting -Geneva -1967 -Roger Tubby [Photograph session] Refugees -The President’s travels in 1956 and 1957 -Political problems -India-Pakistan -Middle East -Israel -Aga Khan's visits -India -Indira Gandhi -Officials -Pakistan -Agha Muhommad Yahya Khan East Pakistan -Transfer of power -Problems -Credibility -Hatred -Mujibur Rahman -Trial -Lawyer, A. K. Brohi -Meeting with Aga Khan -Yahya Khan's statement, March 26, 1971
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Conv. No. 619-13 (cont.)
-Yahya Khan's options -Rahman -India -Political problems -Conversations with Aga Khan -Zulfikar Ali Bhutto -Generals -Rahman -Petitioners -West Pakistan -Business community -Foreign exchange India-Pakistan -Possible war -Generals -Gandhi -Compared to Arabs and Israel -Gandhi’s options -Yahya Khan -Bangladesh -United Nations [UN] role -Political pressures -Bangladesh -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] role -Soviet-Indian Friendship Treaty -Refugees -US aid -Congressional continuing resolution -Gandhi -Previous conversation with the President -Yahya Khan -Possible war -USSR -People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Pakistan -US response -Aid -Peru, Romania -India -Pakistan
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 619-13 (cont.)
-US aid to India -Department of Energy [DOE] program -Possible war -US response -Aid -Congress -India -Possible action -Prospects for Bengal -Statesmen -Hawks -Gandhi and Yahya Khan -Aga Khan's visit to India -Elections -Rahman -Yahya Khan -Aga Khan's subsequent letter to Henry A. Kissinger -Harvard University -Prospects for Bengal -Yahya Khan -Rahman -Gandhi -Political pressures -Army -The President's possible advice -Mujibur Rahman -Independence -Guerilla war -Gandhi -Refugee program -Possible war -Fault
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Conv. No. 619-13 (cont.)
INDIA
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-Yahya Khan -US role -Relations with Generals -Political pressures -Transfer of power -Awami League -Mujibur Rahman -Assembly seat -Forthcoming trial -Yahya Khan -UN role -Refugees -Pakistan -State Department -PRC -USSR Aga Khan et al., left at 12:05 pm.
Conversation No. 619-14 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:05 pm and 12:07 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Arthur S. Flemming et al
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Conv. No. 619-13 (cont.)
Bull left at an unknown time before 12:07 pm.
Conversation No. 619-15 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:05 pm and 12:07 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull; unknown people can be heard in the background at the beginning of the conversation. The President's schedule -Meeting with Arthur S. Flemming, et al. -Press coverage Bull left at an unknown time before 12:07 pm.
Conversation No. 619-16 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: 12:07 pm - 12:15 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Arthur S. Flemming, John C. (“Johnny”) Unitas, Carmella LaSpada, John B. Martin and George T. Bell; Stephen B. Bull, the White House photographer and members of the press were present at the beginning of the meeting. Introductions Unitas's previous game Dick Butkus Super Bowl
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Washington Redskins -Dallas Cowboys Arrangements for photograph [Photograph session] Football Drugs -National Football League commercials -Football players as role models -Black athletes Unitas -Forthcoming game in Miami -Bob Griese Presentation of gifts by the President -Compact -Prisoner of war [POWs] Quarterbacks -George Blanda, Griese, Unitas and Christian A. (“Sonny”) Jurgenson -Age John Mackey -Meeting with the President Flemming et al., left at 12:15 pm.
Conversation No. 619-17 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:15 pm and 12:16 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull.
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Conv. No. 619-17 (cont.)
The President's schedule -"Open Door" session -Gifts -Tie clasps Bull left at an unknown time before 12:16 pm.
Conversation No. 619-30 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:15 pm and 12:16 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown person. The President’s schedule The unknown person left at an unknown time before 12:16 pm.
Conversation No. 619-18 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: 12:16 pm - 12:18 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with James D. Hittle and John V. (“Jack”) Brennan; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. [Photograph session] Presentation of gifts by the President The President's efforts for servicemen
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 619-18 (cont.)
George Meyer Salomon [?] Military unification -Marine Corps Model "A" car -Rumble seat Brennan Hittle and Brennan left at 12:18 pm.
Conversation No. 619-19 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: 12:18 pm - 12:20 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with K. Wayne Smith and Henry A. Kissinger; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. [Photograph session] Smith's work -Papers Presentation of gifts by the President Kissinger [?] -Right-wing view Smith and Kissinger left at 12:20 pm.
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 619-20 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: 12:20 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Kenneth M. Smith -Future work address -Lyndon K. (“Mort”) Allin Bull left at 12:20 pm.
Conversation No. 619-21 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: 12:20 pm - 12:22 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Kenneth M. Smith, Patrick J. Buchanan and Lyndon K. (“Mort”) Allin; Stephen B. Bull and the White House photographer were present at the beginning of the meeting. Introductions [Photograph session] Buchanan Allin -News summaries -William H. Rehnquist Rehnquist -Confirmation hearings Lewis F. Powell, Jr.
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 619-21 (cont.)
-Confirmation hearings -American Bar Association [ABA] Rehnquist -Confirmation hearings -Joseph L. Rauh, Jr. -William O. Douglas and William J. Brennan, Jr. -Hugo L. Black -Liberals Presentation of gifts by the President Smith et al., left at 12:22 pm.
Conversation No. 619-22 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: 12:22 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -James H. Hogue -Future work address Bull left at 12:22 pm.
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Conversation No. 619-23 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: 12:22 pm - 12:25 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with James H. Hogue, William E. Timmons and Clark MacGregor; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Hogue -Future role with administration -Treasury Department -John B. Connally [Photograph session] MacGregor Departments Presentation of gifts by the President Hogue left at 12:23 pm. Earl L. Butz -Milton R. Young -Jack R. Miller -John C. Whitaker's and Tom C. Korologos's efforts -Confirmation -Clifford M. Hardin -Strategy Vietnam -Congress's possible actions -Amendment -The President’s recent announcement -Politics
29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 619-23 (cont.)
-Prisoners of war [POWs] -Press conference -Gerald R. Ford Timmons and MacGregor left at 12:25 pm.
Conversation No. 619-24 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: 12:25 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -George L. Grassmuck -Career plans Bull left at 12:25 pm.
Conversation No. 619-25 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: 12:25 pm - 12:28 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with George L. Grassmuck and Alexander P. Butterfield; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Grassmuck -Plans -Experiences with the President -1968 campaign -Injury as Vice President John C. (“Johnny”) Unitas
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Conv. No. 619-25 (cont.)
Grassmuck -Work with Robert H. Finch Finch -Future -Senate Presentation of gifts by the President Golf ball Grassmuck's daughters Grassmuck and Butterfield left at 12:28 pm.
Conversation No. 619-26 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: 12:28 pm - unknown before 12:30 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull Charles G. (“Bebe”) Rebozo -Forthcoming birthday The President's schedule -Thanksgiving Day broadcast for armed forces Unknown people entered at an unknown time after 12:28 pm. Greetings The President, Bull and the unknown people left at an unknown time before 12:30 pm.
Conversation No. 619-27
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Date: November 16, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:30 pm and 12:33 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator.. [See Conversation No. 14-130]
Conversation No. 619-28 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: 12:33 pm - 1:59 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Rose Mary Woods.
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Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Appearance in Cleveland -Press report -Appearance before Republican women’s group -Harry S. Dent's conversation with Woods
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Conv. No. 619-28 (cont.)
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[The President talked with Julie Nixon Eisenhower at an unknown time between 12:33 and 12:40 pm] [Conversation No. 619-28A] [See Conversation No. 14-131; one item has been withdrawn from the conversation] [End of telephone conversation]
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Letter to the President from Larry Smith Memorandum to Woods from Alexander P. Butterfield -Invitations to White House -Sub-cabinet appointees -The President and H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Emilio Garrastuzu Medici -Church service Invitations to White House dinners -Administration officials -Cabinet -Butterfield's memo -Rocco C. Sicilano -Woods's efforts -The President's conversations -Woods -Charles W. Colson and Butterfield -Administration officials -Australian dinner
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Conv. No. 619-28 (cont.)
-Sub-cabinet appointees -Salute to Hollywood -Sue -List of celebrities -Arthur G. (“Art”) Linkletter -Pat Boone -John Wayne -Administration officials -The President's list -Mitchell -John B. Connally Haldeman entered at 12:40 pm. -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Forthcoming calls from Woods Connally -Gift for Woods -Visit to Bangkok -Maxine North [?] -Contrasted with William P. Rogers and Melvin R. Laird Woods left at 12:46 pm. Butterfield -Memorandum to Woods -Age -Conversation with the President -The President’s conversation with Woods -Invitations to White House dinners -Administration officials -Memo to Woods -Colson -Woods -List -Functions -Memoranda to Woods -Conversations regarding White House invitations -The President -Medici dinner
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Conv. No. 619-28 (cont.)
-Haldeman -Possible memorandum from Haldeman Invitations to White House dinners -Colson -Haldeman -Butterfield's memorandum to Woods -Butterfield’s conversation with the President -Medici dinner -Colson Woods -Views regarding White House staff -Butterfield -Working relations with White House staff -Haldeman Invitations to White House dinners -Administration officials Administration officials -Emil (“Bus”) Mosbacher, Jr. -Tenure in office -People's Republic of China [PRC] visit -Donald H. Rumsfeld's view -John A. Volpe -Previous Cabinet meeting -Presentation Congress -National security issues -Senate Democrats supporting the President on national security -Michael J. Mansfield -North Atlantic Treaty Organization [NATO] -Hatfield-McGovern vote -Mansfield -Vietnam -Withdrawal -Hugh Scott's motion on Cooper-Church Amendment -Stennis Amendment on foreign aid -Foreign Aid Bill
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Conv. No. 619-28 (cont.)
-James O. Eastland, Sam J. Ervin, Henry M. (“Scoop”) Jackson, Gale W. McGee, John C. Stennis and John J. Sparkman -James B. Allen and Russell B. Long -Harry F. Byrd, Jr. An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 12:46 pm. Malfunctioning dictaphone The unknown person left at an unknown time before 1:08 pm. Senate Democrats supporting the President on national security -Byrd -Howard W. Cannon -Jackson -Handling -Southerners Jackson -Possible candidacy -Announcement -Timing -Votes -The President's schedule Congress -House Democrats supporting the President on national security -Leaders -Foreign areas -Arms Services -George H. Mahon -The President's schedule -Senators -Summary
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Conv. No. 619-28 (cont.)
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Maurice H. Stans -Tenure in office -Haldeman's conversation with Mitchell, November 15, 1971 -Trip to Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Peter G. Peterson -Possible conversations -Haldeman and the President -George P. Shultz's view -The President's schedule John W. Rollins -The President's call, November 15, 1971 -Possible calls -Mitchell and Haldeman
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Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 12:46 pm. Unknown man -Meeting with Pierre-Paul Schweitzer -International Monetary Fund [IMF] -The President’s schedule
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Conv. No. 619-28 (cont.)
Bull left at an unknown time before 1:08 pm. Schweitzer -Meeting with Kissinger -Connally
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The President's schedule -Connally [?] -Ronald W. Reagan Robert C. Seamans, Jr. -Possible role with administration -Peter M. Flanigan -Undersecretary of Defense -Laird -Frederic V. Malek -Laird -Defense Department -Reorganization -New post NATO -Flanigan -Walter N. Thayer -Mansfield D. Sprague The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 12:46 and 1:08 pm.
38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 619-28 (cont.)
[Conversation No. 619-28B] [See Conversation No. 14-132] [End of telephone conversation] NATO -George Champion, Jr. -Hoyt Ammidon The President's schedule -Robert J. Dole -Mitchell -American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations [AFL-CIO] convention The White House operator talked with the President at an unknown time between 12:46 pm and 1:08 pm. [Conversation No. 619-28C] [See Conversation No. 14-133] [End of telephone conversation] The President's schedule -AFL-CIO convention -Timing -George Meany -Criticism of the President's foreign policy -PRC -Fidel Castro -Florida -Meany Appointments -Flanigan and Malek -NATO -Laird's Under secretaries -Japan Ambassador -Federal Reserve Board [FRB]
39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 619-28 (cont.)
-Paul W. McCracken's replacement -Shultz's role -Connally's role -NATO -Japan -Thayer -Ammidon -Sprague -Shultz -Conversation with the President -Council of Economic Advisors [CEA] -Arthur F. Burns -Connally -Views regarding unknown Texan -Herbert Stein The President talked with Flanigan between 1:08 and 1:09 pm. [Conversation No. 619-28D] [See Conversation No. 14-134] [End of telephone conversation] NATO -Henry A. Kissinger The President talked with an unknown person [Kissinger ?] at an unknown time between 1:09 and 1:13 pm. [Conversation No. 619-28E] Kissinger’s schedule -Return call [End of telephone conversation] Congress -National issues Congressional Democrats supporting the President on national security -Jackson
40 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 619-28 (cont.)
-McGee -Southerners -Mansfield -Carl B. Albert -Mahon -Kissinger's views -The President's schedule -Clark MacGregor -Connally Kissinger entered at 1:13 pm. Appointments -The President's previous conversation with Flanigan -NATO -John J. McCloy The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 1:13 and 1:17 pm. [Conversation No. 619-28F] [See Conversation No. 14-135] [End of telephone conversation] McCloy -Possible role with Administration Appointments -Ammidon -Japan -Connally -New York Trust -Thayer -Connally -Flanigan -Walter J. Stoessel, Jr. -William P. Rogers's views -Sprague -Stoessel
41 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 619-28 (cont.)
-Volpe’s view -Graham A. Martin -Volpe's view Volpe -Cabinet report -Meeting with Prime Minister of Poland -Duration Donald McI. Kendall Frank J. Shakespeare Gen. Charles A.J.M. De Gaulle -Meeting with the President The President's schedule -Meetings -Shakespeare -Volpe Shakespeare -Performance in office Yitzhak Rabin -Meeting with Kissinger, November 16, 1971 -Golda Meir's schedule -Appeal for arms -The President -San Clemente Moshe Dayan's schedule -Rogers and Laird The President left at an unknown time before 1:17 pm The President’s schedule -Gold Meir -[Hassan, King of Morocco] [Moulay] Hassan II -Kissinger and Rogers
42 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 619-28 (cont.)
The President's schedule -Medici -Azores The President entered at an unknown time after 1:09 pm. Rogers and Laird -The President’s conversation with Connally -The President’s schedule -Ronald L. Ziegler -Volpe -Tenure in office -Forthcoming election The President talked with Flanigan between 1:17 and 1:18 pm. [Conversation No. 619-28G] [See Conversation No. 14-136] Kissinger and Haldeman conferred during the conversation. The President’s schedule [End of telephone conversation] Kissinger's schedule Laird -Forthcoming conversation with Haldeman -Conversations with Kissinger -New York Times story regarding Vietnam troop withdrawal -Source Leaks -Kissinger's staff -Laird -State Department -Defense Department Laird and Rogers
43 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 619-28 (cont.)
-Phantoms -Dayan -Possible Israeli negotiations with Egypt Aid to Israel -The President's role -Phantoms -Rogers's possible role -The President's schedule -Meir -Phantoms -USSR -Leonid I. Brezhnev -Interim settlement -State Department -Phantoms Laird -Forthcoming call from Haldeman -New York Times story regarding Vietnam troop withdrawal -Defense Department -Source Cabinet -Rogers's views -John A. Scali -The President's treatment -Dwight D. Eisenhower's treatment -Meetings -Staff system -The President's schedule -Compared to Eisenhower’s -Eisenhower's schedule -Arthur E. Summerfield -John Foster Dulles The President's schedule -Agnew -Eisenhower's schedule -The President -Requests
44 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 619-28 (cont.)
Agnew The President's schedule -Jerry Persons -Sherman Adams Agnew’s schedule -Kissinger Reagan -Schedule -Kissinger -The President -Forthcoming conversation with Kissinger -Amchitka nuclear test -Mail -Supreme Court -Scientists -Press Israel -Kissinger’s forthcoming talk with Rabin -The President's schedule -Meir -Dayan -Domestic allies -Interim settlement PRC George H. W. Bush's forthcoming statement -New York -Rogers's calls to Kissinger -The President -Statement on Vietnam -US troop withdrawal -Deadline -Nguyen Van Thieu -Bush's forthcoming statement -Chou En-Lai -Rogers's view
45 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 619-28 (cont.)
-Television -Location -USSR -Kissinger's forthcoming conversation -Ambassador in Paris -Statement regarding USSR -Bush's forthcoming statement -Kissinger's schedule -PRC Ambassador in Paris -Le Duc Tho -Forthcoming announcement -PRC Ambassador -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon ‘s schedule -The President’s schedule Appointments -Deputy Secretary of Defense -John S. Foster, Jr. -Laird -Seamans -Stanley R. Resor -Laird's list PRC -Statement regarding Vietnam -US response -Rogers's views -Forthcoming trip -Rogers’s view -Political risks -Statement regarding Vietnam -Bush -Views of other nations -Connally -Thailand -United Nations [UN] speech of November 15, 1971 -Rogers State Department -Views regarding the President's forthcoming trips to the USSR and PRC
46 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 619-28 (cont.)
PRC -Communiqué at end of the President's forthcoming trip -US defense commitments -Rogers’s view -The President's speeches -Theme -US differences with PRC -Communiqué at end of the President's forthcoming trip -Statement regarding Vietnam -Preparation of text -Rogers -Chou En-Lai and Mao Tse-Tung Rogers's schedule -Forthcoming trip to the USSR -Haldeman -Advance trip Kissinger's schedule -Forthcoming trip to the USSR -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Communiqué Rogers's schedule -USSR -Robert J. McCloskey -Possible result -Negotiations -Dobrynin -Letter PRC -The President's forthcoming trip -Announcement -Possible response -Lin Piao and Army Chief of Staff -USSR Sadruddin Aga Khan -Conversation with the President -Harvard University
47 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 619-28 (cont.)
-India-Pakistan
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-Role with UN -Background -Conversation with the President -India-Pakistan -Tone of the President’s comments -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Trial of Mujibur Rahman -Possible US action India-Pakistan -Kissinger's conversation with Pakistani foreign secretary -Agha Muhommad Yahya khan -Possible letter from the President -Mujibur Rahman
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48 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 619-28 (cont.)
INDIA
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Aga Khan -Conversation with the President -Refugees -US aid -Role with UN Vietnam -The President's previous meeting with congressmen -Mansfield compromise -Effect on negotiations -Prisoners of war [POWs] -Gerald R. Ford and Leslie C. Arends -Liberals' views -North Vietnamese military dispositions -South Vietnam -Cambodia -Laos -USSR and PRC aid -North Vietnam -Liberals -Administration's possible response -Mansfield Amendment -Scott -Ford and Arends -Scott -Southern Democrats -Stennis Laird -Presidency -Views on national security policy -Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -Vietnam
49 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 619-28 (cont.)
-Conversation with Rowland Evans and Robert D. Novak -Vietnamization Vietnam -The President's policy -President’s 1969 conversation with Kissinger -Laird's role -Statements during 1968 campaign -Nomination acceptance speech -Miami -Korea -US arms and aid -Mary McGrory's views -Cambodia -Nixon Doctrine -The President's policy -Troop withdrawals -Anti-war demonstrations -Liberals -Laird -March 1969 -Peace proposals Cabinet -Laird and Rogers -Connally -Leaks -Lyndon B. Johnson -The President's decision-making procedures Vietnam -Troop withdrawal -Rogers's statement to Henry Brandon -Laird -Leak -Negotiations The President's schedule -Meir -Possible trip to the US -Rogers
50 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 619-28 (cont.)
-Dayan Kissinger left and an unknown man entered at 1:58 pm. Manolo Sanchez -Schedule Cuff links The President et al., left at 1:59 pm.
Conversation No. 619-29 Date: November 16, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:59 pm and 11:59 pm Location: Oval Office Unknown people [Secret Service agents] met. [Unintelligible] The conversation was cut off at an unknown time before 11:59 pm.