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Date: 
Feb 14, 1972
Location: 
Oval Office
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1 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 670-1 Date: February 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:52 am and 9:12 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Marjorie P. Acker. Folders -Copies -Marked -Book Acker left at an unknown time before 9:12 am.
Conversation No. 670-2 Date: February 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:52 am and 9:12 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with an unknown person. Meeting -George P. Shultz -John D. Ehrlichman
Conversation No. 670-3 Date: February 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:52 am and 9:12 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with an unknown person. Andre Malraux dinner -Guest list
2 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 670-4 Date: February 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 8:52 am and 9:12 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. Vietnam -Bombing -Duration -Planes -Carriers -B-52’s -Melvin R. Laird The President’s schedule -Congressmen -Forthcoming meeting -Senators Vietnam -Public relations -Airstrike prior to offense -The President’s forthcoming trip to the People’s Republic of China [PRC] -French press -News summary -Support -The President’s peace proposal speech, January 25, 1972 -Saigon -Press conference -Possible concessions -North Vietnamese -Gen. Nguyen Van Thieu -Flexibility -PRC -Taiwan, Republic of China -Press -Toughness -Communists -William P. Rogers
3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-4 (cont.)
-Actions -Tone -American public -Critics -Perception -South Vietnam -Airstrikes -Laird
Conversation No. 670-5 Date: February 14, 1972 Time: 9:12 am - 10:02 am Location: Oval Office The President met with John D. Ehrlichman and George P. Shultz. Arthur F. Burns meeting -Convertibility -Push by Burns -Quadriad meeting -Burns’s statement -New York Federal Reserve bank -Press -Hobart Rowen -International conference -Suggested by Burns -Convertibility -Income policy -Testimony -Henry S. Reuss -Convertibility -Plan for the year -Shultz’s call to Burns -President’s instructions -Letter to the President -Possible problems with the budget -Outlay
4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-5 (cont.)
-Revenue sharing -Congress -Deficit -Outlays -Movement -Withholding rates -Talk with Shultz -The President’s awareness and decision -Shultz’s memorandum to Burns -Shultz’s meetings with Burns -Regularity Economy -Shultz’s view -Condition -Money supply -Retail sales -Remedies -Monetary, fiscal policies -Budget -Retail sales -Polls -Sears and Roebuck -Business style -Shultz’s meeting with Gordon M. Metcalf Burns -Money supply -Quadriad meeting -October to December 1971 -New York bank -Economy -Burns’s optimism -Money supply -Convertibility -Appointment -Possibility of being mentioned by Burns -Procedure -Frederic V. Malek -Proposed list -Swearing in
5 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-5 (cont.)
-Secretary of Board of Governors of Federal Reserve Board [FRB] [Robert C. Holland] -Andrew F. Brimmer -Possible removal -Burns’s opinion -State Department -Brimmer’s level in the government -St. Lawrence Seaway -Convertibility, money supply Economy -1972 -Strong -Expanding -Burns -Interest rates -Money supply -Return flow -Europe -Interest rates Burns -Quadriad meeting -Possible last meeting -Actions -Money supply -Meeting with President -Timing -John B. Connally -Shultz -Price Board and Wage Commission -Jewish press -Influence -Incomes policy -Convertibility -Stock market -Actions -Concern from the President -Israel -FRB -Appointment
6 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-5 (cont.)
-Malek -Value-added tax [VAT] -Revenue sharing -VAT -President’s memory -Connally -Rowen -Story -Shultz -Herbert Stein -Jewish press -Relationship with the Administration -National debt -Stein’s speech -Shultz’s reading -Jews -Henry A. Kissinger -Herbert Stein -Support for the President -FRB -Relationship with the Administration -Economy Milton Friedman -Letters to Shultz -University of Hawaii -FRB -Effect on economy -Money supply -FRB -Policy -Erratic direction -Burns’s view -Social unrest -August 15, 1971 [New Economic Policy Program] -Controls -Freeze -Prices -Downward trend -Public attitudes -Money supply
7 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-5 (cont.)
-Lack of movement -International money flow -Freeze -Tax cuts -Closing gold window -Freeze -Louis P. Harris poll -President’s instructions to Ehrlichman -Domestic Council staff -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Connally -Rumsfeld -Connally -Cost of Living Council [COLC] -Prices -Wages -Public opinion -Possible lack of confidence -Controls -Stronger -Possible Administration response -C. Jackson Grayson’s statements -Utilities -Telephone company -Expand -Productivity rise -Labor costs -Burns’s actions Burns meeting -Ehrlichman’s presence -Quadriads Economy -West Coast dock strike -New York telephone strike -Strike level -Lowest in 15 years -Dock strike -Union Executive Board
8 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-5 (cont.)
-Settlement -Harry Bridges -Arbitration -President’s view -Revenue sharing -Welfare reform -Public confidence -Shultz’s speech -National Press Club -Inflation -Freeze -Reasons -Harris poll -Public opinion -Controls -Removal -Rumsfeld -Program development -Harris poll -Concerns -Farm prices -Farm prices -Government policies -Control mechanisms -Corn -Cattle -Beef -Earl L. Butz -Praise from Shultz -Speech -City people -Chicago -Opinions -Issues -Rhetoric -Farm income -Television networks -Farm prices -Attempt to control -Middleman taxes -Food prices
9 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-5 (cont.)
Chicago -Shultz’s visit -The President -Public opinion
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-The President’s record -Public opinion of the President -Television -Radio -Stance -Favorable stature -War -Draft -Economy -President’s programs -Apologetic reaction -Welfare reform -Revenue sharing -Government reorganization -Health program -Press -Administration reaction -Confidence with the Administration Issues -Busing -Highlighting the Administration’s accomplishments
10 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-5 (cont.)
-Revenue sharing -Cities -Housing -Reaction -Ehrlichman -Russell B. Long -President’s talk to Connally, Long -Thomas C. Korologos -Wallace F. Bennett -Ehrlichman’s upcoming conversation with Long -Shultz -Connally -Columns -Burns -Congressman -Senators -Unknown New Yorkers Economy -Wage and price controls -Rumsfeld -Staff meeting -Meat imports -Statements -View -Meeting -Ehrlichman -Connally -Stein -Connally -COLC -Shultz -Connally -Location -Stein -Shultz’s forthcoming talk -Connally -Shultz’s forthcoming talk -Public appearances -White House staff -Shultz
11 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-5 (cont.)
-Similarities to Connally -Controls -Talk with the President -Pay Board and Price Board -Connally’s view compared to Burns’s view -Price Board -Longshoremen settlement -Pay Board -Teamsters -Wage increases deferred -April 1972 -Chicago local -Pay Board standard -Possibility of strike -Transportation system -Pay Board -Toughness questioned -Frank E. Fitzsimmons -Arnold R. Weber -Longshoremen and the Teamsters -Controls -Meeting -After People’s Republic of China [PRC] trip -Strategy to be developed -Possible attendance -Shultz -Stein -Connally -Rumsfeld -Long -Shultz to organize -Burns -Cabinet officers -Pay Board -Weber -Usefulness -Off the record meeting -No publicity -President’s instructions -Attendance -Connally
12 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-5 (cont.)
-Rumsfeld -Stein -Shultz -Ehrlichman Busing -Meeting -John G. Tower -Recent call -Omission -Amendment -Texas -Senate -Ehrlichman’s upcoming talk with Tower -Ehrlichman’s colleagues -Amendments -Key attendees Economy -Meeting -Low key -Connally -Location -Talk with Shultz -Timing -Burns meeting -Meeting with Ehrlichman -Controls -Elimination -Stimulation -Status of economy -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew Ehrlichman and Shultz left at 10:02 am.
Conversation No. 670-6 Date: February 14, 1972
13 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-5 (cont.)
Time: Unknown between 10:02 am and 10:07 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Ronald L. Ziegler. Schedule -Trade with the People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Press -Announcement -Busing meeting -Cabinet Room -Senators -Announcement -John D. Ehrlichman -Busing -Legal aspect -PRC trip -Ziegler’s talk with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman Meeting -Arthur F. Burns PRC trip -Ziegler’s talk with Haldeman -Press -Briefings -Advance trip -Talk with Chinese Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 10:02 am. Burns’s arrival Bull left at an unknown time before 10:07 am. -Briefings -Chinese customs -Press corps -Need for upbeat tone -Press relations -Henry A. Kissinger
14 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-6 (cont.)
-William P. Rogers -John A. Scali -Kissinger, Rogers, and Scali’s situation -Ziegler’s actions -The President’s briefing -Hawaii -Potential for questions -Avoiding substance -Ziegler’s talk with Haldeman -Possible uncertainty from the press -PRC -Preparation of film for Kissinger -Off the record -Shown to the press -Kissinger situation -Possible lecture off the record to the press -President’s view -Rogers -Potential problem -Eugene V. Risher -Edward R.F. Cox -Rogers Ziegler left at 10:07 am.
Conversation No. 670-7 Date: February 14, 1972 Time: 10:07 am - 10:59 am Location: Oval Office The President met with John D. Ehrlichman and Arthur F. Burns. People’s Republic of China [PRC] trip -The President’s departure -Timing -Length -Arrival time
15 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-6 (cont.)
-World changes -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] trip -Arms control -Importance -Future impact -Chinese -Japanese -Indonesians -Concern for Chinese neighbors -Importance of arms control -Use of individuals -Mao Tse-tung -Chou En-lai -Mao Tse-tung -Chiang Kai-shek Economy -Ehrlichman -Domestic Council -George P. Shultz -Interest rates -Money supply -Timing -M-1 -New York board -Alfred Hayes -Assistance from Administration -David Rockefeller -Unknown person -Relationship to Burns -Possible disciplinary action -Prices -Instability -President’s instructions to Burns -November 1972 -William McChesney Martin, Jr. -President’s recollection -Interest rates -Banks -Money supply -Possible increase
16 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-7 (cont.)
-Amount -M-1, M-2 -Milton Friedman -Ideas -Comparison to war -Budget -Controls -Burns -Testimony -Opinion on strong factors -Retail sales -Rising prices -Taxes -Unknown man -Reform -Value added tax [VAT] -Property taxes -Schools -John B. Connally -Cut -Congress -VAT -Corporate income tax -Property tax -Corporate tax -Individual tax -Property tax -VAT -Burns’s support -Timing -Tax bill -Reform -Normal operations Busing -White House position -Bipartisan committee -Neil H. McElroy committee -Support -Commission -Courts
17 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-7 (cont.)
-State level -Possible crisis -McElroy Commission -Burns -Parochial schools -Public schools -Comparisons and differences -Private school committee -Public schools -Blacks -Public schools -Problems stated -Constitutional amendments -Howard H. Baker, Jr. -William E. Brock, III -Harry F. Byrd, Jr. -Robert P. Griffin -Thomas N. Downing -Norman F. Lent -Thomas J. (“Tom”) Steed -John G. Tower -Elliot L. Richardson -John N. Mitchell -Possible explanation of problems to Congress -Scheduling -Meeting -Briefing papers -Ehrlichman -Baker -Grasp of subject matter -Griffin -Different approach -Baker -Position of Administration opponents -John V. Lindsay -Edward M. Kennedy -George S. McGovern -Edmund S. Muskie -Hubert H. Humphrey -Changes on the issues -Black education
18 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-7 (cont.)
-Quality -The President’s view -Brown vs. Board of Education -Meaning -Segregated education -Quality education -Black children -Neighborhood breakdown -Churches -Schools -Friends -Forced transportation -Opportunities -Choices -Legal restrictions Appointments -Andrew F. Brimmer -President’s previous conversation with William P. Rogers -Ehrlichman -Shultz -St. Lawrence Seaway -Panama Canal -Ambassadorship -Sweden -Black -Jerome H. Holland -Europe -Length -Sweden -Desirability -Black -Africa -Frederic V. Malek -Sweden -Responsibilities -Finland -Rogers -United Nations [UN] -Malek -Gathering of European ambassadors
19 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-7 (cont.)
-Latin America -Europe -Potential for safety -Holland -Problems -Finland -State Department -Central Bank of Sweden -Austria -Europe -Location -West Germany Budget -Stimulation -Money -Contractor -Pay in advance -1972-73 financial transfers -Burns’s plan -Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger -Report to the President -Accomplishments -Buying hardware -Fred C. Foy -Koppers Corporation -Press conference -90,000 jobs created -California -White House budget stimulation -Buying hardware -747s -Production -Number -Weinberger -Reports to a committee -Monthly compared to weekly -Burns’s view -Contractors -Shipping -Airplanes
20 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-7 (cont.)
-Transactions -Weinberger -Weekly reports -John B. Connally -Defense -Robert C. Moot -Weinberger -Shultz -Cabinet officers -Weekly reports -Created for the President and Weinberger -Budget figures -State Department -Connally -John A. Volpe -Rohr Industries -Contract (Hardware) -San Diego -Urban Mass Transit experiment -Amount -California -Treasury Department -Withholding problem -Administration awareness -Release of tables -Sabotage -Withholding rates -Change -Internal Revenue Service [IRS] -John W. Dean, III -Connally -Johnnie M. Walters -Publicity -Radio and television advertisements -Warnings in pay envelopes -Under withholding -Constituency -Married people -Over withholding -Burns’s opinion -Advertising
21 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-7 (cont.)
-Director of research at FRB [J. Charles Partee] -Withholding form -Time to prepare -Average American worker -Difficulties -FRB -Comptroller -Fill out withholding forms for staff -Business firms -Withholding forms -Preparation for employees -Appeal to individuals -Congress -Suggestions -White House -Revenue Act of 1971 -Burns’s proposal -Dinners -Business people -Weekly -Size -Anticipated results Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 10:07 am. Schedule -Meeting -Senators -Congressmen -Cabinet Room -Timing -Ronald L. Ziegler Bull left at an unknown time before 10:59 am. Business people -White House dinners -Possible effect -Campaign -Confidence -Relay messages to hometowns
22 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-7 (cont.)
-Big business -Size of towns -Connally -Peter G. Peterson -Business Council meetings -Conduct -40% of American businesses represented -Connally -Involvement -Blair House meetings -Weekly -Connally -Maurice H. Stans -Cabinet members -White House staff -Council of Economic Affairs [CEA] -Business and labor -Success Busing Budget -Working toward one goal -Expansion -Price and wage control -Economists’ analyses -Free economy -Decisions and decision makers -Governmental level -Confidence Economy -Burns -Tone comments -Fourth quarter 1971 -First and second quarters, 1972 -Arthur Goldberg -Talk with the President -Wage Board -PRC trip -Donald H. Rumsfeld
23 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-7 (cont.)
-Dr. Neil H. Jacoby -Occidental Life Insurance Co. -Resignation -Robert S. McNamara -Chairman of Wage Board -Rumsfeld -Availability FRB -Board of Governors -Appointment -Scali’s work -Vacant post -Search for viable candidates -California -Type of candidate -Prestige -William D. Eberle -Banker -Claire Giannini Hoffman -Age -Burns -Selection of name Busing -Henry M. (“Scoop”) Jackson -Proposed constitutional amendment -Dual school system -Equal education -State level -Florida primary -Forced integrated housing -Lost cost public housing
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24 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-7 (cont.)
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-Public housing -Possible effect on economy -Social mobility -Burns -Possible statements -George W. Romney Burns left at an unknown time before 10:59 am. Public housing and busing Economy The President’s schedule Ehrlichman left at 10:59 am.
Conversation No. 670-8 Date: February 14, 1972 Time: 10:59 am - 11:04 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Rose Mary Woods and Stephen B. Bull. Schedule -Busing meeting -Congressman and Senators -Executive Office Building [EOB] Henry A. Kissinger entered at 11:01 am.
25 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-7 (cont.)
Message from the President Woods
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Woods and Bull left at 11:02 am. Vietnam -Message -Le Duc Tho -Invitation to Kissinger for meeting -Reply -Offensive -People’s Republic of China [PRC] trip -Unknown book -Kissinger -Meeting with the President -Issues -Unknown book -Timing -Unknown ambassador The President and Kissinger left at 11:04 am.
26 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 670-9 Date: February 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:04 am and 12:49 pm Location: Oval Office Manolo Sanchez met with an unknown man [Secret Service agent]. [Unintelligible] The unknown agent talked with an unknown person at an unknown time after 11:04 am. [Conversation No. 670-9A] The President’s location -Cabinet Room Sanchez and the unknown agent left at an unknown time before 12:49 pm.
Conversation No. 670-10 Date: February 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:04 am and 12:49 pm Location: Oval Office Stephen B. Bull and Henry A. Kissinger met. Put something in a room The President entered at an unknown time after 11:04 am. Meetings -Jaime Arguelles -Sladeddine El Goulli -Timing Bull and Kissinger left at an unknown time before 12:49 pm.
27 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 670-11 Date: February 14, 1972 Time: 12:49 pm - 12:52 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Jamie Arguelles and Henry A. Kissinger. Greetings Arguelles’s departure Spain -The President’s visit in 1970 -Two million people Pictures Florida -Arguelles’s visit Arguelles’s successor -Angel Sagaz [?] The President’s appreciation -Arguelles’s service -The President’s possible return visit to Spain Arguelles and Kissinger left at 12:52 pm.
28 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 670-12 Date: February 14, 1972 Time: 12:58 pm - 1:02 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Rose Mary Woods and an unknown person. Woods -Talk with Richard Rogers Refreshments -Served at White House dinner The unknown person left at an unknown time before 1:02 pm. Portraits -Signatures -Selection by the President -Older ones compared to newer ones -Possible choices -Orders -Staff Gifts -Watches ****************************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 1m 9s ]
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29 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 670-13 Date: February 14, 1972 Time: 1:04 pm - 2:25 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Monday -Recent issue -Julie Nixon Eisenhower [?] -The President’s Vietnam peace plan -Democrats -Vietnam -Edmund S. Muskie statements form 1968 -Peace talks -Possible endangerment -Chicago -John A. Scali -The President’s 1968 statement Julie Eisenhower [?] Attorney General’s [John N. Mitchell] resignation An unknown man entered at an unknown time after 1:04 pm. Item -Delivery to residence -Thelma C. (“Pat”’) Nixon The unknown man left at an unknown time before 1:27 pm. Ronald L. Ziegler Portraits -Autographs -Rose Mary Woods -Older photographs -Milling
30 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-13 (cont.)
-View -Family -Serious -Oliver F. (“Ollie”) Atkins -Candid shots Press -Forthcoming trip to the People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Ziegler -Meeting with the President -Possible movie shown to the press -News -Hawaii -Movie -The President’s briefing -Contents of movie -Henry A. Kissinger -Inclusion -Ziegler’s concern -Stories -Pressure on the press corps -Hawaii -Ziegler -Concern Kissinger -Talk with Haldeman -Scali -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. Briefing books -Mrs. Nixon -Press -Ziegler -Chinese -Questions to Mrs. Nixon -President’s instructions -Brief -Kissinger -Sending a briefing book to Mrs. Nixon -Instructions to Haldeman
31 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-13 (cont.)
-Guiding points and suggestions -Patrick J. Buchanan -Questions and answers [Q&A] -Things to be said in contrast to things not to be said -Kissinger -Buchanan -Press conference -Guiding points -Length -Kissinger -Ziegler -Scali -Kissinger -Examination Ambassadors -Joseph S. Farland -Kissinger -Martin J. Hillenbrand -West Germany -Kissinger -Peter M. Flanigan -Hillenbrand -Kissinger -Possible rejection -Foreign Service -[David] Kenneth Rush -President’s support of Hillenbrand -William H. Sullivan -Iran Press -PRC trip -Movie -Briefing -Kissinger -Advance stories -Ziegler -Movie narration -Dwight L. Chapin -Instructions
32 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-13 (cont.)
-Chinese -Chou En-lai -Haig -Ziegler -Press -Decision Andre Malraux dinner -Unknown person’s location -Williamsburg -Substitute -Scali -Kissinger -Arrival of Howard K. Smith -Book -Unknown person’s age [No conversation] Herbert Stein speech -Distribution -Clark MacGregor -Senate John N. Mitchell resignation -Talk with the President -Timing -Politics -Haldeman’s previous conversation with Mitchell -Statements -Timing -Story -Announcement of resignation -Date -Statement -Justice Department -Nominations -White House -Nominations -Mitchell’s instructions -The President’s answering letter
33 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-13 (cont.)
-The President’s handwritten note -Not for the public -Staff note -Contents -Law enforcement -Respect for the law -The President’s handwritten note -Handwritten note -John W. Dean, III -John D. Ehrlichman Kissinger entered at 1:27 pm. North Vietnamese -Lunch -Timing -Scheduling Vietnam negotiations -Offensive -Note -Lt. Gen. Vernon A. Walters -Re-election of the President -Peking -Kissinger’s view -Moscow Summit -Peking -Moscow Summit -Leonid I. Brezhnev -Letter to the President -North Vietnamese -Settlement -Re-election of the President -Timing -Haldeman Statements -Attack on domestic opponents -Effect on Hanoi -Air power -Movements -Numbers -Aircraft carriers
34 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-13 (cont.)
-Movements -Numbers -Location -North Vietnamese -Lunch -Significance -Requirements -Future meetings -Possible ulterior motives -Possible end to air strikes -Air strikes -Possible end -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -PRC trip -Return -Report to nation -Lunch -Purpose -Possibility of air strikes -Meetings -Cancellation -US conditions -Versailles conference -December 1971 air strikes -Effectiveness -Air Force [USAF] -Effect of bombing -France -Casualties -Peking and Moscow -North Vietnamese fear -Détente -Chou En-lai -PRC -Hard stance -India-Pakistan War -Soviets -Chou En-lai -Previous conversation with Kissinger -Mao Tse-tung -Zulfikar Ali Bhutto
35 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-13 (cont.)
-North Vietnamese -Troop withdrawal -Political condition -PRC -Issues -Seven Points -Lack of help for the North Vietnamese -The President’s July 15, 1971 announcement -Kissinger visit -Press -Peking -Pham Van Dong’s statements -Le Duc Tho -Kissinger meeting -Soviets -Possible meeting -Moscow -Hanoi -Paris -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Meeting with Kissinger -Timing -Moscow meeting -Hanoi -Deadlines -“State of the World” report Press -Time and Newsweek -“State of the World” report -Publicity -PRC Howard R. Hughes biography -Time magazine cover -The President -Hughes -Kissinger’s request -Cover -Hughes -Noah Dietrich’s book
36 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-13 (cont.)
-John Phelan -Clifford Irving -Edith Irving -Money -Amount -Swiss banks -Literary agent -Phelan Vietnam negotiations -North Vietnamese -Press -Headlines -Soviet trip -Moscow Summit -Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] agreement -Trade agreement -Middle East agreement -Seven agreements -Dobrynin -Scientific exchange -Environmental exchange -Space -Health -Announcement -Timing PRC trip -Ziegler and Kissinger -Press -Possible discontent -Stories -Communiqué -Cultural and economic principles -Importance -Renunciation of force -Briefing book -Background material -Peking -Shanghai -Ziegler
37 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-13 (cont.)
-Press -William P. Rogers -Marshall Greene -Kissinger -Ziegler -Kissinger’s talks with press -Daily briefings -Ziegler -PRC move -Importance -Soviets -Discipline -Kissinger’s talks with the press -Ziegler -Arrival -Communiqué -Mao Tse-tung -Upcoming meeting -Pictures -Great Wall -Forbidden City -Banquet -Television -Opera -News stories -Mao Tse-tung -Abundance of news stories from PRC trip North Vietnamese -Significance -Kissinger and the President -PRC -Soviets -Malraux -Soviets -[Anti-Memoirs] -Mao Tse-tung -Fate of wife -Chiang Kai-Shek -Meeting -Nationalists
38 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-13 (cont.)
-Secret talks -Meetings -Le Duc Tho -Pairs -Public -Edmund S. Muskie -Democrats -Muskie -Credit -North Vietnamese request for meeting -Lunch -Length of previous meetings -Organization of previous meetings -Symbolism -Le Duc Tho -Arrangement -Productivity of meetings -Agreement -Six out of eight points -Settlement -Democrats -Two points contested -Possible benefits of lunch -Offer -Kissinger -Settlement -Demonstrations -Timing -Secret meetings -Demonstrations -Probable advantage for the Administration -Democrats -Settlement -Possible offer -Paris -Kissinger -Possible outcome -Le Duc Tho -Revelation of secret meetings -Lunch -Uniqueness
39 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-13 (cont.)
-North Vietnamese sensibilities -Lyndon B. Johnson -1968 -Attitude -The President’s Vietnam peace proposal speech, January 25, 1972 -December 1971 -Bombing -Publicity -Military force -News conference -The President’s statements -Hard line -Compared to flexible line -Summits -Soviets -Offensive -Letters -Chou En-Lai -Brezhnev -Copy of the President’s January 25, 1972 speech -Bombing -Psychological reasons -South Vietnam -Possible air strikes -Communists -PRC -Handling PRC -Announcement -Trade -Dobrynin -Trade negotiations -Announcement -Agriculture -The President’s approval -Moscow -Announcement prior to PRC trip -Possible March trip by US delegation -Peter G. Peterson -Maurice H. Stans
40 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-13 (cont.)
-Compared to Peterson -Publicity -Summit -Grain deal -Agricultural representative -Peterson -More restrictive viewpoint -Stans -Earl L. Butz -Inclusion -[J. Philip Campbell] -Political asset -Markets for US farmers -Peterson -Butz -Kissinger recommendation -Dobrynin -Talk with Kissinger -Foreign trade ministry -Peterson -Butz -Lunch with Kissinger -Timing -Flanigan -Possible advantages of Moscow trip -Butz -Peterson -Peterson -Kissinger’s view -Announcement -Timing -PRC trip -Importance Ambassadors -West Germany -[Forename unknown] Hagerty -Rogers -Questions -Hillenbrand -Rush’s view
41 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-13 (cont.)
-Berlin agreement -Background -Training -Foreign Service -Soviets -Rogers -Germany -Joseph F. Farland -Availability -Pakistan -Bhutto -Hillenbrand -Possible replacement -Second term -Assistant Secretary Post -Vacant -Administration’s choice -Flanigan -Hagerty -Richard M. Paget -Rejection of post North Vietnamese -Clark M. Clifford -Democrats -Offer -Democrats -Michael J. Mansfield -Concessions -North Vietnamese peace plan -Meeting -Uniqueness of present situation -Previous negotiations -Negotiations -Delegation of senators -Administration’s plan -Possible settlement -Date -Administration’s plan -Clifford -Press Corps
42 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-13 (cont.)
-Ziegler -President’s opinion -Stewart J.O. Alsop -Article on negotiations -Tone -Re-election of the President -Dobrynin -Question to Kissinger -Keeping agreement -Agreement -Possible offensive -Delay -Bombing -Saving US, South Vietnamese lives -Credit to the Administration -Chances for a settlement -Private meetings India -PRC trip -Rogers -Wire -Views -Return from PRC trip -Pakistan -Upcoming meeting Kissinger left at 2:18 pm. The President’s schedule -Meeting -Sladeddine El Goulli -Timing -PRC trip -Vice President Spiro T. Agnew -Meeting -Barry M. Goldwater -Importance -Leaders breakfast -Agnew -Meeting
43 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-13 (cont.)
-Breakfast -Goldwater -Timing -Arthur F. Burns -Weekly dinners -Businessmen -Number -Ehrlichman -John B. Connally -Participation -Peterson -Maurice H. Stans -Donald H. Rumsfeld’s view -Dr. Franklin D. Murphy -Connally -Lyndon B. Johnson -Question and answer [Q&A] sessions -Black tie Connally -Tenure -Idanell B. (“Nellie”) Connally -Texas, Mexico -Interests -Nellie Connally -Administration contacts -Washington, DC -Texas -Lyndon B. Johnson -Florida -Texas -Schedule Forthcoming dinner for Malraux -Leonard Garment Haldeman left at 2:25 pm.
44 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-13 (cont.)
Conversation No. 670-14 Date: February 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:25 pm and 2:48 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President’s schedule Bull left at an unknown time before 2:48 pm.
Conversation No. 670-15 Date: February 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 2:25 pm and 2:48 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. The President’s schedule -Andre Malraux -Photograph opportunity -Oliver F. (“Ollie”) Atkins -Dinner Butterfield left at an unknown time before 2:48 pm.
Conversation No. 670-16 Date: February 14, 1972 Time: 2:48 pm - 3:04 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Ronald L. Ziegler and H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman.
45 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Briefing for People’s Republic of China [PRC] trip -Movie for press -Haldeman’s previous conversation with Ziegler -President’s instructions -Narration -John B. Connally -White House theater -Possible refreshments -Television -President’s opinion Press -PRC trip -Hawaii -Presidential briefing -Ziegler’s role -Movie -Technical information -Trade bulletin -Schedule -Trade -Schedule -Peking -Busing -Announcement -PRC trip -Busing -Press conference -Timing Busing -John N. Mitchell and Elliot Richardson -Leonard Garment -Need for action -Courts -Critics -Vietnam -Statements -Racial balance -Equal education
46 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-16 (cont.)
-Public opinion -Haldeman’s view -John D. Ehrlichman -Courts -Possible decisions -Howard H. Baker, Jr. -Quality education -Balance requested -Neighborhood schools -Liberals -Negro views -Polls -Percentage in favor of busing -William F. (“Billy”) Graham -Liberals -Blacks -White students compared to black students -White students attending black schools -Private schools -Tokens -Significance -Ambassador to Chad -George S. McGovern -Statements -Switch -Edmund S. Muskie -Statements -William P. Rogers’s view PRC trip -Leadership meeting and departure -Announcement -Timing -Barry M. Goldwater -Democrat -Gale W. McGee -Goldwater Schedule -Breakfast -Announcement
47 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-16 (cont.)
-Cabinet Room -Ziegler’s view -Advantages -Live coverage -Press -Henry A. Kissinger -Talk with Ziegler -Talking paper Ziegler left at 3:03 pm. Rose Mary Woods -President’s instructions to Haldeman -Request for call Haldeman left at 3:04 pm.
Conversation No. 670-17 Date: February 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:04 pm and 3:05 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Schedule -Meeting with Slaheddine El Goulli -Henry A. Kissinger -Photograph session Bull left at an unknown time before 3:05 pm.
Conversation No. 670-18 Date: February 14, 1972
48 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-16 (cont.)
Time: 3:05 pm - 3:45 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Slaheddine El Goulli and Henry A. Kissinger. Greetings Photograph opportunity Greetings to Habib Bourguiba Kissinger -El Goulli People’s Republic of China [PRC] trip -Impact on world El Goulli left at 3:06 pm. Vietnam -Message -Possible rejection -Action Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 3:06 pm. Thomas C. Korologos -Arrival Bull left at an unknown time before 3:45 pm. Vietnam negotiations -The President’s peace proposal speech, January 25, 1972 -Secret channel -Stories James L. Buckley and Korologos entered at 3:07 pm. Seating arrangements Buckley’s Far East trip
49 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-18 (cont.)
-Length -South Pole -Ceremony -Flag -Treaty -US territory -PRC trip -Return -Marshall Greene’s travels -Anchorage -Japan -Korea -Taiwan, Republic of China -Indonesia -Australia -New Zealand -Thailand -Media -State Department -Indonesia -Thailand -Vietnam -Taiwan -South Korea -Japan -Indonesia -Conservative -Buckley’s previous visit -US aid -Difficulties -Indonesia -Military -US Senate -US -Buckley’s comments at National Press Club -Allaying leadership fears -Nixon Doctrine -Media -Nixon Doctrine -President’s news summary -Media
50 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-18 (cont.)
-Effect -Vietnam -Thailand -Indonesia -South Korea -Taiwan -J. William Fulbright -Media -Washington Post, New York Times, Time and Newsweek -Leadership -Chinese -Possible Administration action -Senators -United Nations [UN] -Support of Nixon Doctrine -South Korea -Bilateral relations -Treaty -Unification of Korea -Chinese -South Korea -The President’s forthcoming PRC trip -Position -Japan -Soviets -North Korea -Japan -Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -Nuclear arms
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51 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-18 (cont.)
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-PRC -Kissinger’s talks -Japan -Sense of destiny -Economy -Expansionism -History -Treaty -US and Japan -Soviets -Chinese -South Korea -Malaysia -Buckley’s possible meeting with Lee Kuan Yew The President’s forthcoming PRC trip -Return -Possible report to American people -Mutual defense treaty -Reassurances -Détente -Nixon Doctrine -Congress The President’s forthcoming trip to the USSR -Timing Asia -Soviets -PRC -Avoiding sophisticated weapons -Soviets -Chinese -1964-65 -Ho Chi Minh -Military assistance
52 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-18 (cont.)
-USSR aid to Vietnam -Tanks -Laos -Compared to those provided by US to South Vietnam -Guns -Congress -Disarmament -Involvement -Thailand -Indonesia and Australia -Domino Theory -South Vietnam -Cambodia -Prospects -Buckley’s view -Observations on recent trip -Kissinger’s view -Laos -Status
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Vietnam -Military operations -Laos -Long Tieng -Timing
53 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-18 (cont.)
-Bombing -Meo tribal forces -North Vietnamese -Laos -Budget constraints -Lyndon B. Johnson -1967, 1968 -Bombing -Carriers -Saturation bombing -Possible offensive -Timing -1972 election -Election Buckley -Written summary of trip for Kissinger -Country by country analysis Buckley’s Far East trip -Hong Kong -PRC -State Department -Buckley meetings -The President’s travels abroad -Embassies The President’s forthcoming PRC trip -Possible impact on US allies -Need for reassurance -Possible impact on world -PRC, USSR -Chinese -Change -Length of time -Communism -Korea -Involvement -Vietnam -PRC -Nuclear power
54 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-18 (cont.)
-US support -Japan -Thailand -Future -PRC’s strength as a world leader -The President -Soviet policy -Cuban Missile crisis -US nuclear advantage -Moscow -Change in strategic balance -Risks -Changes -Philosophy -Invitations to press -Joseph C. Kraft -William F. Buckley, Jr. Housing -Scattered housing -Federal government role Northern Ireland -The President’s previous conversation with John M. (“Jack”) Lynch -Edward R.G. Heath -History -Irish Republic -Heath -Lynch Kissinger’s background Buckley, Kissinger, and Korologos left at 3:45 pm.
55 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 670-19 Date: February 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:45 pm and 3:47 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with John D. Ehrlichman. Request for meeting
Conversation No. 670-20 Date: February 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:45 pm and 3:47 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. Meeting -Andre Malraux -Interpreter -Sophia K. Porson -Henry A. Kissinger -President’s view -Stag dinner Butterfield left at an unknown time before 3:47 pm.
56 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 670-21 Date: February 14, 1972 Time: 3:47 pm - 4:07 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull and John D. Ehrlichman. Meeting -Instructions for Alexander P. Butterfield -Andre Malraux -Interpreter -Sophia K. Porson -Attendance at dinner -Potential problem -Henry A. Kissinger Bull left at an unknown time before 4:07 pm. Ehrlichman’s schedule -Talk with John B. Connally -Timing Arthur F. Burns -Meeting -Money supply -Ehrlichman -Informing Connally -George P. Shultz -Controls -Connally -Ehrlichman’s agreement with Shultz -Donald H. Rumsfeld -Notes -Weekly reports -Cabinet -Caspar W. (“Cap”) Weinberger -Office of Management and Budget [OMB] -Talk with Ehrlichman -Shultz -Monthly reports from Weinberger
57 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-21 (cont.)
-Weekly reports -Agreed to by Ehrlichman -Treasury Department -Withholding law -Johnnie M. Walters -Previous meeting with Ehrlichman -Ehrlichman’s disappointment Busing -Courts -The President’s schedule -Florida primary -High visibility -Press -Ehrlicman’s view -The President’s possible statement -Equal education -Racial balance -Use of “massive” -A question of quality education -Courts -Howard H. Baker, Jr. amendment -Thomas J. (“Tom”) Steed -Chief Justice [Warren E. Burger] -John N. Mitchell -Ehrlichman -Steed -Style -Chief Justice’s count -Connally -Candidate for governor -Texas -Justices -Drugs -Housing -Alexander M. Bickel -Legislation -Congressmen -Judges -Constitutional amendment -Baker
58 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-21 (cont.)
-Precedent -Ehrlichman -Statement -Importance -Liberals -Congressmen -Gerald R. Ford -Memorandum -Democrats -Steed -Budget session -Statement -Constitutional amendment -Mitchell -Involvement -Elliot L. Richardson -Solicitor General [Erwin N. Griswold] -Civil Rights Division of Justice Department -Problems -Mitchell -Richard G. Kleindienst -Mitchell -David L. Norman -Mitchell -Possible replacement -Edward L. Morgan -Phoenix -Egil (“Bud”) Krogh, Jr. [?] -Bureaucracy -Morgan -Memorandum -Morgan -Representation of school districts Economy -Connally -Follow-up by Ehrlichman Bull entered at an unknown time after 3:47 pm. The President’s schedule
59 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-21 (cont.)
Bull left at an unknown time before 4:07 pm. [No conversation] Economy -Connally -Instruction to Ehrlichman to reassure concerning Burns -Herbert Stein -Background -Shultz -Connally’s trust -Ehrlichman’s role -Schedule -Texas -Rumsfeld -Controls -Connally -Rumsfeld -Shultz -Involvement -Peter M. Flanigan [?] -Ehrlichman’s talk with Connally -Shultz -Connally’s reservations -Rumsfeld -Press conference -Rumsfeld communicating with Shultz -Frequency -Controls -Connally and Shultz -International economics -Differences and similarities Ehrlichman left at 4:07 pm.
Conversation No. 670-22 Date: February 14, 1972 Time: 4:08 pm
60 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Meeting -Timing -Duration -Interruption The unknown man left at 4:08 pm.
Conversation No. 670-23/671-1 Date: February 14, 1972 Time: Unknown between 4:09 pm and 5:28 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Andre Malraux, Sophia K. Porson and Henry A. Kissinger. Greetings Kissinger -Introduction Malraux’s visit -The President’s trip to Paris in 1969 -Writings -Anti-Memoirs -The President’s forthcoming trip to the People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Chinese -Mao Tse-tung -Relationship with Malraux -Malraux’s analysis -Mao Tse-tung’s view -Youth and intellectuals -Possible reason -Young people -Concern -Mask for army’s action
61 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-23/671-1 (cont.)
-Cultural revolution -Compared to events in France in 1968 -Intellectuals -Role according to Mao Tse-tung -Communist Party -Chinese revolution -Russian Revolution -Mao Tse-tung -Proletariat -Chinese -Relationship with Russians -Consumer goods An unknown person entered at an unknown time after 4:09 pm Refreshments The unknown person left at an unknown time before 5:28 pm. -Malraux’s book in 1965 [?] -1971 -Chinese -Mao Tse-tung -Chou En-lai -A Presidential visit -Vietnam War -Chinese helpfulness -North Vietnam -Passage of arms -Possible conflict between the Chinese and Soviets -Chinese -Foreign policy -Assistance to Pakistan or Vietnam -Chinese tanks in Pakistan -Expansionism -Mao Tse-tung’s view -Continent -Australia -Chinese perspective of the world -Sultan of Zanzibar -Domestic policy
62 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-23/671-1 (cont.)
-Mao Tse-tung -Fear of Soviet or US attack -Industrial centers -Bomb cities -Malraux’s questions to Mao Tse-tung -Reasons for meeting with US representatives -Mao Tse-tung -Policies -Standard of living -Agriculture standard of living -Machines -Incapability of creating large machinery -US procurement -Credits -Chou En-lai -Negotiations with US -Chinese self-reliance -Soviets -Aid -Mao Tse-tung -Chou En-lai -US trades and credits -Soviets -Standard of living compared to the cultural revolution -Economic questions -Chou En-lai -Mao Tse-tung’s anticipation -The President of US -A world plan -Compared to the Marshall Plan -Questions for the President from Mao Tse-tung -Vietnam -Chou En-lai -John Foster Dulles policy -Mao Tse-tung -Effect of policy on the People’s Republic of China [PRC] -World policy -Prime Minister of Somalia -Visit -Malraux’s view -Pakistan
63 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-23/671-1 (cont.)
-Africa -Mao Tse-tung -Possible successor -Chou En-lai -Chou En-lai -Foreign policy -Prime Minister -US relations with Japan and PRC -US relations with Union of Soviet Socialist Republics [USSR] -USSR relations with PRC -Breach -Leadership -Powers of Pacific countries -Possible future -US economic agreement with PRC -Impact on USSR and Japan -The President -Destiny -Policy -Impact on revolution in PRC and USSR -Standard of living concerns -Mao Tse-tung -Need for a policy -Importance -Josef V. Stalin -Nikita S. Khrushchev -Successor -Revolutionary -Mao Tse-tung’s view of the President -Gen. Charles A.J.M. De Gaulle -Vietnam -Withdrawal -Japan -US foreign policy -Pacific -Withdrawal from Indonesia -Withdrawal from Japan -Withdrawal from South Korea -Possible Malraux opinion -Chinese -Soviets
64 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 670-23/671-1 (cont.)
-Peace Recording was cut off at an unknown time before 5:28 pm while the tape was changed; it continues as Conversation No. 671-1.