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Date: 
Nov 24, 1971
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 624-1 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 12:00 am and 8:02 am Location: Oval Office An unknown man talked with an unknown person.
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Conversation No. 624-2 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:02 am and 8:08 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with an unknown person. The President's schedule -Revisions -9:00 am meeting James R. Schlesinger
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 624-3 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:02 am and 8:08 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 15-132]
Conversation No. 624-4 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:02 am and 8:08 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with an unknown person. Henry A. Kissinger's schedule
Conversation No. 624-5 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: 8:08 am - 8:09 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with Clark MacGregor. [See Conversation No. 15-133]
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 624-6 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:09 am and 8:49 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown person. Speech revision The unknown person left at an unknown time before 8:49 am.
Conversation No. 624-7 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:09 am and 8:49 am Location: Oval Office The President dictated a memorandum for the file.
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Conversation No. 624-8 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:09 am and 8:49 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Speech revisions -Barber -Location Bull left at an unknown time before 8:49 am.
Conversation No. 624-9 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 8:09 am and 8:49 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Barber -George P. Shultz and Herbert Stein -Peter B. Wilson -Shultz and Stein Bull left at an unknown time before 8:49 am.
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 624-10 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: 8:49 am - 9:49 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Henry A. Kissinger. People's Republic of China [PRC] -Kissinger's previous meeting with Huang Hua -United Nations [UN] membership -Kissinger’s view -Chou En-lai -Middle East -India-Pakistan -Possible UN resolutions -Public stance -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -President’s forthcoming visit to PRC -Haig’s role
India-Pakistan -Washington Special Action Group [WSAG] -Bureaucratic situation -US policy -US aid to India -Timing
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-10 (cont.)
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Middle East -US aid to Israel -Senate -President’s forthcoming meeting with Golda Meir -Kissinger’s view -Compared with previous year -Effect on William P. Rogers -Rogers’s statement -Soviet Union -US intelligence -Soviet military aid to Egypt The President's schedule -Melvin R. Laird -Possible participation in forthcoming meeting -Rogers -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Kissinger's previous conversation with Rogers India-Pakistan -US policy -Foreign aid Haldeman entered at 8:56 am. The President's schedule
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-10 (cont.)
-Laird and Rogers -Call to Kissinger's office -Stephen B. Bull -John B. Connally, George P. Shultz and Kissinger Bull entered at an unknown time after 8:56 am. -Laird’s invitation to forthcoming meeting -Kissinger's office -Robert E. Pursley -Forthcoming call from Bull Bull left at an unknown time before 9:01 am. -Kissinger and Rogers India-Pakistan -US policy and involvement -The President's previous conversation with Indira Gandhi -Kissinger's previous conversation with Lakshmi Kant Jha -Aid to India and Pakistan -Impact on US foreign relations -Soviet Union and India -PRC -PRC -Kissinger's meeting with Huang Hua -Possible UN action -US policy -Cutoff of US aid -Effectiveness -Rogers's views -The President’s view The President's schedule -Kissinger -WSAG meeting -Forthcoming meeting with Connally, Shultz, and Kissinger -President’s possible forthcoming trip to Latin America -Haldeman's forthcoming call to Rogers -The President’s view -Timing of Congressional session
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-10 (cont.)
-Rogers's schedule -Possible meeting with foreign ministers -Problem of junketing Kissinger left at 9:01 am. Polls -Opinion Research Corporation [ORC] -Spokesman's statement regarding client -Union leaders -Republican National Committee [RNC] -Funds The President's schedule -Congress's schedule -Departure for California -Forthcoming meeting with Shultz, Arthur F. Burns, Connally and Kissinger -Peter G. Peterson Peterson's schedule -Foreign trip -Status -Forthcoming meeting with Shultz and Kissinger The President talked with Kissinger at an unknown time between 9:01 am and 9:08 am. [Conversation No. 624-10A] Request that Kissinger join them [End of telephone conversation] The President's schedule -Staff plane -Return The President left at an unknown time before 9:08 am. Kissinger entered at 9:08 am. The President's location
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-10 (cont.)
Peterson's schedule -Foreign trip -Forthcoming call from Kissinger -The President The President's schedule -Kissinger The President entered at an unknown time after 9:08 am. -Possible forthcoming trip to Latin America -Haldeman's forthcoming conversation with Rogers -Congress's schedule -Robert H. Finch’s current trip to Latin America Rogers's schedule -Possible trip to Latin America -The President’s view -Possible reception -Vietnam -Possible meeting with foreign ministers of Latin America Peterson's schedule -Foreign trip -Kissinger and Shultz -Foreign trip -Status -Foreign trips -The President’s view -Shultz -The President’s view Rogers C. B. Morton -Forthcoming trip to the Trust Territories -Arthur W. Hummel, Jr. [?] -Morton's forthcoming meeting with Kissinger -The President’s view India-Pakistan -US policy towards India
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Conv. No. 624-10 (cont.)
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-David Packard's views -State Department -Thomas H. Moorer's views -Note from PRC Kissinger left at 9:13 am. Morton -Trips The President's schedule -Congress's schedule -Haldeman's conversation with Clark MacGregor -MacGregor's previous conversation with the President -Michael J. Mansfield Polls -University of New Hampshire -George S. McGovern -Edmund S. Muskie
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Conv. No. 624-10 (cont.)
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Kissinger entered at 9:15 am. India-Pakistan -Note from PRC -Rogers Kissinger left at 9:16 am.
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Bull entered at an unknown time after 9:16 am. The President's schedule -Shultz and Herbert Stein Bull left at an unknown time before 9:18 am. Council of Economic Advisors [CEA] -Stein -New position -Possible announcement
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-10 (cont.)
-Shultz National economy -Stock market -Forthcoming dinner for Clifford M. Hardin -Paul W. McCracken and Maurice H. Stans The President's schedule Shultz and Stein entered at 9:18 am. CEA -Stein's role -Views of Connally, Shultz and McCracken -Spokesman -Burns -McCracken -Connally and Shultz -Quadriad meetings -John W. Dean, III -Views on national economy -The President's program -Connally and Shultz Kissinger entered at 9:22 am. Peterson's schedule -Foreign travel CEA -Stein's role -Burns -International monetary situation International monetary situation -Kissinger, Connally, Shultz and Stein -Quadriad -Burns and Peterson -Kissinger Kissinger left at 9:23 am.
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-10 (cont.)
National economy -The President's program -Stock market -George Meany -Businessmen's views -Stein's meeting with World Affairs Council -Du Pont influence -Views of Wilmington, Delaware businessmen -Compared with New York City counterparts -Phase II -Pay Board -Price Board Commission -Inflation -Stein’s view -Dock strike -Possible settlement -Taft-Hartley Act -Board of Inquiry Ziegler entered at 9:28 am. CEA -Stein's role -Forthcoming announcement -Handling -McCracken's knowledge -Handling -Ziegler’s role -McCracken and Burns -Connally -Timing -Taft-Hartley Act National economy -Dock strike -Taft-Hartley Act -Timing of announcement Stein -Health
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-10 (cont.)
-Shultz -Wife Shultz and Stein left at 9:32 am. Ziegler's forthcoming announcements -Taft-Hartley Act -The President's schedule -Forthcoming meeting in the Azores with Georges J.R. Pompidou -Rogers and Connally -Topics of meeting [Unintelligible] Ronald L. Ziegler left at an unknown time before 9:36 am. Bull entered at an unknown time after 9:32 am. The President's schedule -Peter B. Wilson Bull left at an unknown time before 9:36 am. CEA -Stein -Haldeman’s view -McCracken -Burns -The President’s view The President's schedule -Previous visit to Washington Redskins practice session -Press coverage -Washington Post -Television -Radio -Baseball Wilson and Max L. Friedersdorf entered at 9:36 am; the White House photographer and members of the press were present at the beginning of the meeting.
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-10 (cont.)
Wilson's forthcoming role in San Diego San Diego -Forthcoming Republican Convention [Unintelligible] Wilson's election -Strategy San Diego -Forthcoming Republican Convention -Wilson's meetings with Dean and John D. Ehrlichman -Miami -Hotels -Arnold Simms [sp?] -Forthcoming Republican Convention -Wilson's conversation with William E. Timmons -Tijuana, Mexico -Possible place for delegates to visit -Mayor of Baja California -The President's previous visit -Delegates' interest -The President’s view -San Diego -Haldeman’s view -Navy -Milk Producers' convention in Chicago -The President's previous speech -Value of publicity to San Diego and Wilson -Unknown person in Miami Beach -Ronald W. Reagan -Wilson’s previous meeting with Dean -Police chief -Wilson’s view -Forthcoming Republican Convention -Police forces -Peter J. Pitchess -Compared with Miami -Cartoon of the President and Wilson
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-10 (cont.)
Wilson -Political career -Age Peter Kay and Paul Tighe Mayors -Richard G. Lugar -The President’s view -Problems compared to Wilson's -Blacks -Hispanics -Wilson -The President’s view Presentation of gifts by the President Wilson's election Haldeman, et al., left at 9:49 am.
Conversation No. 624-11 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 9:49 am and 9:50 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown person. The President's schedule -John B. Connally The unknown person left at an unknown time before 9:50 am.
Conversation No. 624-12 Date: November 24, 1971
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Time: Unknown between 9:50 am and 10:01 am Location: Oval Office Unknown people [Secret Service agents] met. [Unintelligible] An unknown man [Secret Service] talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 9:50 and 10:01 am. [Conversation No. 624-12A] The President’s location -Barber [End of telephone conversation] The President’s location The conversation was cut off at an unknown time before 10:01 am.
Conversation No. 624-13 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: 10:01 am - 11:40 am Location: Oval Office The President met with John B. Connally, John D. Ehrlichman and George P. Shultz. [The recording begins at an unknown time while the meeting is in progress] National economy -Unknown man's report -Phase II -Revenue-sharing -Polls -Taxing and spending Council of Economic Advisors [CEA] -Herbert Stein's role -Announcement
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Paul W. McCracken -Shultz -Spokesman -Arthur F. Burns -Connally and Shultz -International monetary situation -Henry A. Kissinger, Connally and Shultz -The President’s view Fiscal Year 1973 budget -Value Added Tax [VAT] -The President's schedule -Forthcoming meeting -Connally -Tax credits for parochial schools -Revenue sharing -Deficit -Effect on national economy -Political effect -Rhetoric -VAT -Balanced budget -Possible congressional action -VAT -Domestic Council poll -Taxes -Spending -National defense -Balanced budget -Inflation -VAT -Property taxes -Balanced budget -Poll -National defense -Balanced budget -Fiscal Year 1972 budget -Outlays -Revenue sharing -Revenue estimate -Congress
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-13 (cont.)
-Deficit -Possible congressional action -Balance -National defense -Shultz's consultation with Kissinger -Previous meeting with the President -Increase -Uncontrollable items -Fiscal Years 1972 and 1974 -Revenue sharing -House Resolution [HR] 1 An unknown man entered at an unknown time after 10:01 am. Phone -Request to hold calls The unknown man left at an unknown time before 11:36 am. Fiscal Year 1973 budget -Deficit -Tax yield -Fiscal Year 1972 -Revenue -Possible congressional action -Connally and Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger -Deficit -Compared with Fiscal Year 1972 budget -Supplemental request -Space program Connally's schedule -Forthcoming meeting with the President -[Unintelligible] judge -Rolf Pauls An unknown man entered at an unknown time after 10:01 am. The President's schedule -Departure for California -Connally
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-13 (cont.)
-Stephen B. Bull -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon The unknown man left at an unknown time before 11:36 am. Connally's schedule [Unintelligible] judge Fiscal Year 1973 budget -Federal expenditures -Effects -Democrats -Balance -Revenue sharing -Possible congressional action -Fiscal Year 1972 budget -Effect -Balance -Changes -Effect -Congressional spending -Pending tax bill -The President’s view -Child development -Effect on business community -Burns -Full employment -Narcotics task force -Research and development -Politics -Polls -National malaise -Elmo Roper -Public associates -National goals -National growth policy -New cities -Economic development of Mid-West -Education -Job training -Revolving fund
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-13 (cont.)
-Funding comparison to the Inter-American Development Bank and World Bank -Environment -Edmund S. Muskie's water quality bill -Ehrlichman’s view -Possible veto -Politics -Waste treatment -The President’s view -Poll -White House formulation of questions asked -Water quality bill -Possible veto -Editorial support -Research and development -National growth policy -Population shift to Mid-West -Jobs -Organizational structure -New cities -Prospects of success -Shultz, Peter G. Peterson and Peter M. Flanigan -Bureaucracy's views -Jeb Stuart Magruder -Ailing industries -Aerospace, airlines and railroads -Government reorganization -International competition -Ailing industries -Possible subsidy -International competition -Tax laws, research and development and career education -Federal management of Office of Science and Technology [OST] -Changes in bureaucracy -Science Advisor -Office of Management and Budget [OMB] -Possible projects -National Aeronautics and Space Administration [NASA] -Ehlrichman’s view -OMB -OST
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-13 (cont.)
-The President’s view -Richard P. Feynman -Albert Einstein and Franklin D. Roosevelt -Atomic bomb -Lobbying -Executive Office of the President [EOP] -Personnel -Atomic Energy Commission [AEC] -James R. Schlesinger -National Bureau of Standards [NBS] -Narcotics task force -Treasury Department -Eugene T. Rossides and Martin R. Pollner -John N. Mitchell -Street pushers -Myles J. Ambrose -Politics -Bureaucratic struggle -Drug Enforcement Agency [DEA], Bureau of Customs -Connally’s view -Ambrose and Rossides -Connally’s view -John E. (“Jack”) Ingersoll -The President’s view -Connally's meeting with Mitchell -Bureaucratic struggle -DEA and Bureau of Customs -Politics -Revenue sharing -Welfare reform -Space program -Two launches -17,500 employees -Timing -1972 election -The President’s view -Jobs -Space shuttle -Launches -The President’s view -Amchitka
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-13 (cont.)
-Political risk -1972 election -Apollo 13 -Timing of next launch -Ongoing programs -Space shuttle -Jobs in California -Ronald W. Reagan -Speed of development -Political support -Compared with agriculture issues -The President’s view -Space shuttle -Skylab -Future projects -Manned compared to unmanned craft -Other satellites -Rapid mass transit -Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger's views -John A. Volpe -Emphasis -Connally’s view -Publicity -Political value -Volpe -Effect on cities -Community development -Jobs -Subway system -Political value -Volpe's activities -International treaties -Northeast corridor -San Francisco-San Diego-Los Angeles corridor -Mid-West -Publicity -Agriculture -Earl L. Butz -Commitments to farm organizations -Edwin L. Harper's conversation with Ehrlichman -Corn and wheat price support
24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-13 (cont.)
-Corn blight in 1972 -Stockpiles -Sales -Mental health -The President's previous meeting -Community mental health centers -Elliot L. Richardson -Lyndon B. Johnson -The President’s view -Community assistance -Model cities -George W. Romney -Revenue sharing -National growth policy -Purpose -The President’s view -Cosmetic improvements to slums -Possible organized national effort -Connally’s view -Washington, DC program -Walter E. Washington -Trash collection -National guard -Miami housing project -The President's previous visit -Pruitt-Igoe (St. Louis housing project) -Status -Private ownership of public housing units -Post Office -Rate increase for magazines -Reader's Digest -Subsidy -Rate increase for magazines -The President’s view -Congress -Legal requirements -Possible effect -Hedley W. Donovan -Aged -Ehrlichman's forthcoming meeting with Arthur S. Flemming -Views of Flemming and Richardson
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-13 (cont.)
-Views of [Forename unknown] Burchang [sp?] -Subsidy for prescription drugs -Real estate taxes -Interest groups -Politics -The President’s view -Farmers and aged -Blacks and Jews -Aged -Social Security increase -Timing -Possible use of vacant military bases -Water projects in west -Rogers C. B. Morton -Federal employees' pay -Possible amendment to Economic Stabilization Act -Pay Board -George H. Mahon's previous conversation with Shultz -Phase II -Increase -Federal employees -California and Texas compared with Washington, DC -Increase -Pay Board -Labor unions -VAT -The President's schedule -Forthcoming meeting -Federal employees' pay -Clark MacGregor's efforts -Forthcoming announcement in California -National security -The President's schedule -Shultz, Kissinger and Connally -Ehrlichman -Tax deduction for political campaigns -Possible veto -Congress's possible actions -Possible effects -Possible veto -William E. Brock III
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-13 (cont.)
-Hugh Scott -Possible effect -The President’s view -Union contributions -Founding Fathers' limitation on franchise -Present situation -Possible effect Ehrlichman and Shultz left at 11:36 am. The President's schedule -Connally, Burns, Shultz and Kissinger International monetary situation -Burns's views -Conversation with Connally -Convertibility -International Monetary Fund [IMF] -Import surcharge National economy -Money supply -Flanigan's efforts -Connally's conversations -Burns -Flanigan -Connally's conversation with Burns The President's schedule -Forthcoming meeting Connally left at 11:40 am.
Conversation No. 624-14 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:40 am and 11:43 am Location: Oval Office
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-13 (cont.)
Stephen B. Bull met with Manolo Sanchez.
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The President entered at an unknown time after 11:40 am. Sanchez left at an unknown time before 11:43 am. The President's schedule -Arthur F. Burns -John B. Connally -White House photographer -Departure for California Bull left at 11:43 am.
Conversation No. 624-15 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: 11:43 am - 11:44 am Location: Oval Office Tricia Nixon Cox talked with the President. [See Conversation No. 15-135; one item has been withdrawn from the conversation]
28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 624-16 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:44 am and 11:46 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. John B. Connally's schedule [Unintelligible] An unknown man entered at an unknown time after 11:44 am.
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Bull and the unknown man left at an unknown time before 11:46 am.
Conversation No. 624-17 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:44 am and 11:46 am Location: Oval Office
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Conv. No. 624-17 (cont.)
The President met with Stephen B. Bull. John B. Connally's schedule Bull left at an unknown time before 11:46 am.
Conversation No. 624-18 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:44 am and 11:46 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 15-136]
Conversation No. 624-19 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 11:44 am and 11:46 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Ronald L. Ziegler's schedule Bull left at an unknown time before 11:46 am.
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 624-20 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: 11:46 am - 12:27 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with John B. Connally and Arthur F. Burns; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Greetings The White House operator talked with the President at 11:46 am. [Conversation No. 624-20A] [See Conversation No. 15-137] [End of telephone conversation] The President's schedule -Previous meeting Seating arrangements -Motion picture coverage of meeting The President's previous speech to American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations [AFL-CIO] convention -Press coverage -The President's demeanor -Jews -Political preferences -Conversations with Burns -George Meany -The President's previous speech to AFL-CIO convention -Meany -Oath of office -Burns’s view
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Conv. No. 624-20 (cont.)
The President's schedule -Luncheon meeting -Burns, Henry A. Kissinger, George P. Shultz and Connally -Peter G. Peterson -Forthcoming foreign visits and visitors -Georges J.R. Pompidou -Timing -Forthcoming meeting with Willy Brandt -Emilio Garrastazu Medici -Pompidou -Edward R.G. Heath -Brandt -The President's forthcoming trips to People's Republic of China [PRC] and Soviet Union -International monetary situation -Finance ministers -Connally and William P. Rogers -Purpose of meetings -Finance ministers -The President's forthcoming trips to PRC and Soviet Union -Kissinger’s view -Valery Giscard D'estaing -Anthony P. Lysberg, Lord Barber -Heath -Karl Schiller - Brandt -Timing of announcements -Japan -Connally’s previous meeting International monetary situation -Forthcoming meeting of the Group of Ten -Gold -Price -Convertibility -Forthcoming luncheon -Kissinger's views -Previous meeting between Connally and Burns
32 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-20 (cont.)
Herbert Stein -Role with administration -Heath The President's visit to Washington Redskins practice session -Joe Garagiola -Comments regarding visit International monetary situation -Currency realignment -Import surcharge -Currency realignment -Public relations -Negotiation strategy -Currency realignment -Gold -Connally’s view -France -International Monetary Fund's [IMF] possible action -Special Drawing Rights [SDRs] -European Economic Community [EEC]'s possible action -Connally's forthcoming meeting in Rome -Burns’s view -IMF -Congress -Congress-Convertibility -IMF reserve assets -Burns’s view -Currency realignment -Malaysia -IMF -SDRs -Importance -The Presidents view -Political benefits -Agriculture -West Germany -Offsets -Trade -Offsets
33 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-20 (cont.)
-Kissinger's views -Japan -Offsets -Connally’s view -Burden-sharing -Timing of negotiations -Negotiation strategy -Stock Market -Connally's forthcoming meeting in Rome -The President's forthcoming meetings -Announcements -The President's meeting with Connally and Burns -Statement to press -Forthcoming meetings with leaders An unknown man entered at an unknown time after 11:46 am. The President's schedule -Rogers The unknown man left at an unknown time before 12:27 pm. National economy -Money supply -Burns's efforts -Peter M. Flanigan's calls to Wall Street bankers -Letter writing campaign -Burns's promises -Stock market -Margin requirements -Federal Reserve Board meeting -Ronald L. Ziegler's statement -Possible effect -Possible alternative statements Federal Reserve Board [FRB] -Independence
34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-20 (cont.)
The President's schedule -Rogers -Burns and Connally Burns and Connally left at 12:27 pm.
Conversation No. 624-21 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: 12:27 pm - 1:12 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with William P. Rogers. The President's previous meeting with Arthur F. Burns John B. Connally's schedule -Group of Ten Unknown event [?] -Henry Luce -Henry M. (“Scoop”) Jackson The President's schedule -Previous visit to Washington Redskins practice session -The President’s view -Christian A. (“Sonny”) Jurgenson's comments -George E. Allen -Billy Kilmer -Allen's previous telephone call to the President -Jurgenson and Kilmer -The President’s view Football -Roger Staubach -Running quarterbacks -Kilmer -The President's conversation with Allen
35 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-21 (cont.)
-Predictability of offense Henry A. Kissinger entered at 12:30 pm. India-Pakistan -US policy -Rogers’s view An unknown man entered at an unknown time after 12:30 pm. Refreshments The unknown man left at an unknown time before 1:12 pm. India-Pakistan -US relations with Agha Muhommad Yahya Khan -Political solution -The President's previous conversation with Sultan Mohammed Khan -Zulfikar Ali Bhutto -Rogers’s view -US policy -Newspaper story -India’s military involvement -Statements by India -Compared with North Vietnam -Rogers’s view -Military disposition -Yahya Khan's military position -Rogers’s view -Edward M. Kennedy statements -US policy -US foreign aid to India -Export licenses -Agency for International Development [AID] -Rogers’s view -United Nations [UN] -Possible US actions -Indira Gandhi’s position -Compared with Pakistan -Possible Security Council action -Yahya Khan
36 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-21 (cont.)
-Gandhi’s views -UN observers -US policy -Gandhi’s letter to the President -Timing -Gandhi -Previous conversations with the President and Rogers -Congress -Public reaction in America -US policy -Symbolic efforts -The President’s view
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-US position toward Pakistan -US relations with Yahya Khan and Gandhi -The President’s view -India’s role -US foreign aid to India -Compared with aid to Pakistan -The President’s view -Congress Rhodesian settlement with Britain -US policy -Alexander Douglas-Home
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Conv. No. 624-21 (cont.)
-Previous meeting with the President India-Pakistan -US policy -Symbolic action -Gandhi -Pakistan -UN -US position -Possible Security Council action -Rogers’s view -Gandhi’s cooperation -Yahya Khan -Mujibur Rahman -Gandhi’s view -US policy -US military aid to India
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-Export licenses -Embargo -Economic aid -Refugees -Aid to Pakistan -AID -Aid committed to India
38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-21 (cont.)
-UN -Possible response to press questions -Rogers and Ronald l. Ziegler -Rogers's forthcoming conversations -Indian charge -Unknown Pakistani -Soviet Union -India’s public relations -Compared with Pakistan -India’s goals -US policy -Kissinger’s view -Gandhi -Previous conversations with the President and Rogers -The President's previous conversation with Josip Broz Tito -US policy -Symbolic efforts -Export licenses -Timing -Ziegler’s statement -The President's previous meeting with Kissinger and Rogers -President’s forthcoming meeting with Kissinger and Rogers -US commitment to economic aid -Military aid to India -The President’s view -Multilateral aid -The President’s view -UN -World Bank -Kissinger’s view -India -Soviet union's policy toward India -PRC -Financial support -Indian goals -Kissinger’s view -Pakistan -Bengal -Nature of relationship -Yahya Khan -Bhutto
39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-21 (cont.)
-The President’s view -Possible policy -Mujibur Rahman -Wife -The President’s view -Possible policy -Mujibur Rahman -Yahya Khan -The President’s view -Bhutto -The President’s view -The President's visit in 1967 -Mohammed Ayub Khan's views -Soviet Union's policy -US policy -The President’s view -Public relations -Nigerian War -UN -Achievements -Publicity -UN -Possible action -Rogers's schedule The President's schedule -California -Football game -Nebraska versus Oklahoma Portugal -UN resolution regarding Senegal -US position -Other nations' positions -Great Britain -The President’s schedule -Forthcoming trip to the Azores Rogers’s schedule India-Pakistan
40 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-21 (cont.)
-US policy Rogers and Kissinger left at 1:12 pm.
Conversation No. 624-22 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:12 pm and 1:13 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -John B. Connally, George P. Shultz and John D. Ehrlichman -Henry A. Kissinger Bull left at an unknown time before 1:13 pm.
Conversation No. 624-23 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 1:13 pm and 2:39 pm Location: Oval Office Unknown men met.
41 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-23 (cont.)
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An unknown man talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 1:13 and 2:39 pm. [Conversation No. 624-23A] [End of telephone conversation]
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The conversation was cut off at an unknown time before 2:39 pm.
Conversation No. 624-24 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: 2:40 pm - 3:11 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Najeeb E. Halaby and Peter M. Flanigan; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Flanigan's and Halaby's schedules The President's schedule -California
42 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-24 (cont.)
Halaby's background and experience -Pan American Airlines -US Naval Reserve -The President -New Hampshire -The President -Phil Watts Pan American World Airways [Pan Am] -Corporate earnings -History and prospects -Board of Directors -Donald McI. Kendall -Robert B. Anderson -William T. Coleman, Jr. -William W. Scranton -Age -Otis Chandler -Layoffs -Competition -Lyndon B. Johnson's Civil Aeronautics Board [CAB] chairmen -Route awards -Numbers -Non-scheduled airlines -Routes Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 2:40 pm. Refreshments Sanchez left at an unknown time before 3:11 pm. Airline routes -Competition -Non-scheduled airlines -Pan Am -Trans World Airlines [TWA] -Non-scheduled airlines -Congress lobby -Truckers -Flanigan’s view
43 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-24 (cont.)
-Profitability -Non-scheduled airlines -CAB -Enforcement of affinity group rules -Secor D. Browne -Pan Am and TWA -The President’s view -Non-scheduled airlines -CAB -Browne's performance -Flanigan’s view Pan Am -Shareholders and employees -Role -Competitors -Halaby's forthcoming conversation with Flanigan -The President's possible conversations -John B. Connally and John N. Mitchell -Connally -Role with American Airlines -Financial problems -Possible mergers -TWA -Domestic carriers -Anti-trust laws -The President’s view -Herbert Brownwell’s conversation -TWA -Flanigan's previous conversation with Charles C. Tillinghast, Jr. -US competitive position in world -The President’s view -Possible merger -Domestic carriers -TWA Pending mergers before CAB -American Airlines-Western Airlines -Eastern Airlines -Delta Airlines-Northeast Airlines -National Airlines-Northwest Airlines
44 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-24 (cont.)
-American Airlines-Western Airlines -Department of Transportation -Department of Justice -Mitchell -Legal distinction between domestic and foreign airlines -Extraterritoriality TWA -Financial situation -Fare increases Pan Am -Lack of domestic routes -Possible government assistance -Anti-trust -Scandanavian Airlines System [SAS] and Sabena -Pooling -The President’s position -Supersonic Transport [SST] -CAB -Pending legislation -Tax loss carryback -Military set-aside -Cargo -Loan guarantees -Compared with railroads -Vance Hartke bill Government subsidies -John D. Ehrlichman -Airlines and railroads Pan Am -Market share -Wage rates -Pilots -Compared with Lufthansa Air traffic growth -Economy
45 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-24 (cont.)
Pan Am -Support for the President's policies -Vietnam -People's Republic of China [PRC] -Possible resumption of service to PRC -China National Aviation Corps [CNAC] -The President's forthcoming trip -Possible press charter -Route to Soviet Union and Eastern Europe-The President's previous conversation with Nikita S. Khru -Halaby’s view -The President's forthcoming trips to PRC and Soviet Union -Press corps numbers -Possible use of Pan Am -The President’s view -Halaby’s view US-Japan trade -Peter G. Peterson's group -David Rockefeller, Halaby, Carl Gustaf [sp?] and George C. McGhee -US relations with PRC Japan -Compared with PRC -The President’s view -Okinawa -Relationship with US -Relationship with PRC World powers -The President’s view -US -Western Europe -Soviet Union -China -Japan -Latin America -Asia Japan -Future role in the world
46 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-24 (cont.)
-US trade policy -New Economic Policy [NEP] SST -Affordability -Air Force One Pan Am -Stewardesses Halaby and Flanigan left at 3:11 pm.
Conversation No. 624-25 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 3:11 pm and 3:14 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Request that Charles W. Colson join him
Bull left at an unknown time before 3:14 pm.
Conversation No. 624-26 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: Unknown between 3:11 pm and 3:14 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Charles W. Colson
47 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Henry A. Kissinger Bull left at an unknown time before 3:14 pm.
Conversation No. 624-27 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: 3:14 pm - 3:20 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Henry A. Kissinger. Kissinger's forthcoming call to Nobuhiko Ushiba -Kissinger’s previous meeting with the President -Possible meeting with Eisaku Sato -San Clemente -Thelma C. (“Pat’) Nixon's schedule -Timing -Edward R.G. Heath -San Clemente India-Pakistan -William P. Rogers's views -Kissinger's meeting with John N. Irwin II and Joseph J. Sisco -Leaks Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 3:14 pm. Charles W. Colson Bull left at an unknown time before 3:20 pm. India-Pakistan -US Policy -Rogers -Possible announcement -US military aid -India
48 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-27 (cont.)
-Pakistan -John B. Connally -Henry Kearns -Forthcoming conversation with Kissinger -Kearns -US aid The President's schedule -Connally and George P. Shultz -Kissinger -Military budget Kissinger's schedule -Ushiba Kissinger left at 3:20 pm.
Conversation No. 624-28 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: 3:20 pm - 3:35 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Charles W. Colson. Colson's staff The President's schedule -Foreign visits and visitors -Announcements -France -Great Britain -Germany National economy -Money supply -The President's conversation with Arthur F. Burns -Peter M. Flanigan
49 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-28 (cont.)
-Letter writing campaign against Burns -New Yorkers -Jews -Stock market -Colson's conversation with William H. Donaldson of Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette -Prospects for 1972 -The President's conversation with Burns -International monetary situation -The President's labor policy -George Meany -John B. Connally -Press report Public relations -Previous speech to American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations [AFL-CIO] convention -The President's conversation with his barber -Colson's conversation with his relatives -Possible letter to Meany -Press coverage -Jim Naughton -[Forename unknown] Gilbride of Associated Press [AP] -The President's demeanor -Connally -Democrats -Popular impression -Louis P. Harris's views -The President under pressure -Trip to Caracas, Venezuela in 1958 Edmund S. Muskie -Supporters' meeting with Harris -Telephone polls in primary states -Popular impression -Compared with the President Public relations -Connally -Harris -Views regarding popular impression of the President
50 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-28 (cont.)
Pending legislation -The President's conversation with Hugh Scott -Previous vote -Tax Bill -Financing presidential campaigns -John D. Ehrlichman's work -Possible veto -Jews -Effect -The President’s view -Colson’s view -Possible veto -Ehrlichman's view -Financing presidential campaigns -Effect -Political party system -George C. Wallace -Possible repeal -Colson's previous conversation with Ehrlichman -Taxpayers -Political affiliation -Mechanism for receiving political contributions -Internal Revenue Service [IRS] forms -Blacks -Effect on Republican Party -Possible House vote -Colson's efforts -Wallace -Democrats' motive -The President’s view -Wallace Public relations -Previous visit to Washington Redskins practice session National economy -The President's program -Popular impressions -Meany
51 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-28 (cont.)
Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 3:20 pm. The President's schedule -Henry A. Kissinger -NobuhikoUshiba Bull left at an unknown time before 3:35 pm. National economy Colson left at 3:35 pm.
Conversation No. 624-29/625-1 Date: November 24, 1971 Time: 3:35 pm - unknown before 4:06 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with John D. Ehrlichman, John B. Connally and George P. Shultz. Pay Board and Price Commission Connally's schedule -Forthcoming Group of Ten meeting -Possible briefing paper -Japan -Henry A. Kissinger's contacts with State Department -Arthur F. Burns The President's previous meeting with Burns and Connally -Margin requirements -Ronald L. Ziegler's comments -Burns's reaction -Knowledge of Federal Reserve Board's [FRB] activities Value Added Tax [VAT] -Administration's position -Percentage
52 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS S TAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-29/625-1 (cont.)
-Use of proceeds -Distribution formula -States -Conditions -Real estate taxes -Education -Agriculture -Distribution formula -Shultz's and Peter M. Flanigan's views -Revenue-sharing -Political value -Real estate taxes -The President’s view -Popular appeal -Connally’s view -Wilbur D. Mills -Ways and Means Committee -The President's previous speeches -Environment -Revenue sharing -Public reaction -Other proposals -Timing of proposal -Compare with forthcoming Presidential election -Mills -State of the Union speech -Content -Neil H. McElroy Commission -Connally's possible press conference -Federal budget -Prospects -Mills -Joseph W. Alsop -Mills -Appeal -Possible congressional action -Tax reform -The President’s view -Shultz and Herbert Stein -Corporations and income -Political value
53 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-29/625-1 (cont.)
-Timing of proposal -The President's forthcoming trip to Soviet Union -1972 Presidential campaign -Property tax -Possible repeal -Connally’s view -Timing of proposal -Ehrlichman’s view -Connally's possible press conference -The President’s view -Timing of proposal State of the Nation -New governmental initiatives -Need for calm and certainty The President’s tax proposals -State of the Union speech -Content -Messages to Congress -Tax proposals -Presentation to Cabinet -McElroy report -VAT -Connally -The President's possible speech -Property tax repeal -Political value -Possible lobby reaction -The President's possible action -Response to possible questions -McElroy Commission -Revenue-sharing -Mills -Prospects in Congress -Ehrlichman's conversations -Warren E. Hearnes and Barber B. Conable, Jr. -Mills's proposals Environmental issues -The President’s view
54 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 624-29/625-1 (cont.)
-Constituency -Duration Issues -Duration -Speeches The conversation was cut off at an unknown time before 4:06 pm. [Continued on OVAL 625]