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Date: 
Mar 18, 1972
Location: 
Oval Office
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 688-1 Date: March 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 10:26 am and 10:56 am Location: Oval Office Alexander P. Butterfield met with Stephen B. Bull. Unknown person Bull left at an unknown time before 10:56 am. [No conversation] The President entered at 10:56 am. Signing documents The President's schedule -Henry A. Kissinger's schedule Butterfield left at an unknown time before 10:56 am.
Conversation No. 688-2 Date: March 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:00 am and 11:05 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President’s briefcase Bull left at an unknown time before 11:06 am.
Conversation No. 688-3
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Date: March 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:00 am and 11:05 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. Unknown man's [Alexander M. Haig, Jr.?] schedule Butterfield left at an unknown time before 11:05 am.
Conversation No. 688-4 Date: March 18, 1972 Time: 11:05 am - 11:52 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield and Henry A. Kissinger.
********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [National Security] [Duration: 50s ] FRANCE BUTTERFIELD LEFT AT 11:07 AM.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-4 (cont.) France -Left wing and right wing writers -Re-election of the President -The President’s previous trip to the People’s Republic of China [PRC] Cambodia -Lon Nol -Communists Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -Gerard C. Smith -Possible meeting with the President -Kissinger's view -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Signed instructions -Smith's schedule -Leaks -Timing -Anti-ballistic Missiles [ABM] -Two-for-two -Grand Forks -Agreement -Soviets -Negotiation -PRC -Missile fields -Soviets -Smith -One-for-one -Zero -Two-for-two -Melvin R. Laird -Soviets -Radar -Number of locations -Number of US locations -Grand Forks -Missile defense -Intercontinental Ballistic Missile [ICBM] field -Master Radar Tracking Station [MARTS]? -Limited radar fields
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-4 (cont.) -Grand Forks option -MARTS -Washington DC -Malmstrom Air Force Base -Joint Chiefs of Staff [JCS] -Washington DC -Laird -Smith -Meeting with the President -Paul H. Nitze -The President’s view -One-for-one -Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -Defense argument -Smith -Arms control -Agreement -William P. Rogers -Submarines -Kissinger’s view -Smith Forthcoming US-Soviet summit -Memorandum from the President -Press -Peter G. Peterson -Commercial side -Peter M. Flanigan -Possible talk with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Memoranda -Kissinger -Agreement -SALT -Dobrynin -Submarines -Smith -Two-for-one -One-for-one -Dobrynin -Bureaucracy -Political opponents
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-4 (cont.) -Commercial issues -SALT Bangladesh -US recognition -Announcement -Timing -Chinese Forthcoming Soviet trip -Kissinger's schedule -William P. Rogers -Subsidiary negotiations -Martin J. Hillenbrand -Dobrynin -The President’s private talks with Soviet leaders -Hillenbrand -Plenary sessions -Rogers -Talks with Leonid I. Brezhnev -Aleksei N. Kosygin -Dobrynin -Talk with Kissinger -Flanigan -Dwight L. Chapin -Yuli M. Vorontsov -Brezhnev -Rogers -Schedule -South America -Possible trip to Europe -Edward R.G. Heath -Georges J.R. Pompidou -Willy Brandt -European Security Conference -Brezhnev -Dobrynin -Andrei A. Gromyko -US position -Kissinger's schedule -Forthcoming trip to Europe
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-4 (cont.) -Vietnam -Talks -European Security Conference -Timing -Talk with Kissinger -North Atlantic Treaty Organization [NATO] -Heath -Pompidou -Latin America -Foreign Ministers and Heads of Government -The PRC trip -Hangchow -Ultimatum -Soviets -Dobrynin -Talks with Kissinger -Rogers -Talk with Haig -Possible European trip -Heads of State Kissinger's schedule -Japan -Possible Vietnamese meeting in Paris -Belgium -NATO Forthcoming Soviet trip -Rogers -The President's talk with Joseph M. Luns -Kissinger's schedule -Possible trip to Europe -News stories -John B. Connally -Welcome ceremony -Dobrynin -American press -PRC -Type of society -PRC comparison -Diplomatic relations
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-4 (cont.) -Public reception -Communiqué -Agreements -Brezhnev -Forthcoming visit to the US -SALT -Brezhnev -SALT -PRC Kissinger's schedule -Forthcoming trip to Acapulco -Georgetown -Philadelphia -New York Press -The PRC trip -Television coverage -Biological warfare agreement -John F. Kennedy -Noble Peace Prize -Berlin Agreement -Brandt -Nobel Prize -Ostpolitik Departments -Rivalries Kissinger's schedule -Previous dinner with the President of John Hopkins University -Steven Muller -The President's papers -Lyndon B. Johnson's papers -Liberals -Attitude toward the President Rogers -State Department -Meeting with Dobrynin
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-4 (cont.) -Dobrynin -John Foster Dulles -Dwight D. Eisenhower -The President's schedule -Domestic issues -State Department compared to the White House -1972 election -Tenure in office -Soviet Summit -Dobrynin -Talks with Rogers Middle East -Israel -Rogers -1972 election -Agreements -Soviet trip -Kissinger's schedule -Jewish community -Soviets -Rogers -Israel -Withdrawal of Soviet forces -1967 boundaries -US national interests -Timing -1972 election -US Jews -Rogers -Negotiations -Soviet proposal -Gromyko -Egypt
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-4 (cont.) ************************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 3 [National Security] [Duration: 21s ]
EGYPT
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-Agreement Vietnam -Laird -Offensive -Timing -Soviet summit -Dobrynin -Kissinger’s view Middle East -Soviets -1972 election -Democrats -Israel -Soviet troops -Withdrawal Vietnam -Soviets -North Vietnam -Delegation to Paris -Internal Situation in the US -George C. Wallace's supporters -Nguyen Van Thieu -Chinese
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-4 (cont.) -Dobrynin -1972 election -Middle East -Soviet summit -Possible interim agreement -Jewish community -Press Kissinger's schedule -Acapulco -Cliff divers Kissinger left at 11:52 am.
Conversation No. 688-5 Date: March 18, 1972 Time: 11:52 am - 11:53 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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Sanchez left at 11:53 am.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 688-6 Date: March 18, 1972 Time: 11:53 am -11:59 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. Equal Rights Amendment [ERA] -The President’s letter to Hugh Scott -Support for the ERA -Clark MacGregor Butterfield left.
Conversation No. 688-7 Date: March 18, 1972 Time: 12:00 pm - 12:01 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield [?]. Memorandum -Delivery -Clark MacGregor Butterfield [?] left.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 688-8 Date: March 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:01 pm and 12:10 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 21-108]
Conversation No. 688-9 Date: March 18, 1972 Time: 12:10 pm - 12:11 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with Julie Nixon Eisenhower. [See Conversation No. 21-109; one item has been withdrawn]
Conversation No. 688-10 Date: March 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:11 pm and 12:15 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez. The President's schedule -Camp David -Executive Office Building [EOB] Sanchez left at an unknown time before 12:15 pm.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 688-11 Date: March 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:11 pm and 12:15 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with John D. Ehrlichman. The President's schedule -Ehrlichman's schedule -Meeting with the President
Conversation No. 688-12 Date: March 18, 1972 Time: 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with John D. Ehrlichman. Weather Earl L. Butz -Farm income -Food prices -Middle man -Grace period -The President’s forthcoming press briefing -Farm income Henry A. Kissinger entered at 12:24 pm. Europe -William P. Rogers -Talk with Kissinger -Rogers’s possible forthcoming trip to Europe -Allies -Schedule
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-12 (cont.) -Soviet summit -Iceland -North Atlantic Treaty Organization [NATO] Council -Staff -Publicity -White House -Announcement -Ronald L. Ziegler -State Department -Environmental conference -Stockholm -Ireland -The President -Timing -NATO -Delegation -Russell E. Train -William D. Ruckelshaus -Talk with Ehrlichman -Cabinet officers -Elliot L. Richardson -Soviet Union -Negotiations -Soviet summit -Train -State Department -Edward R.G. Heath -Georges J.R. Pompidou -Willy Brandt -The People's Republic of China [PRC] trip -Shanghai Communiqué -Mao Tse-tung -Leonid I. Brezhnev -Possible leak -The President’s possible statement -Soviet summit -Allies -State Department -Foreign Service officers Kissinger left at 12:30 pm.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-12 (cont.)
State Department -Reorganization -Ehrlichman's talk with John B. Connally -1972 election -Rogers -Foreign trade -Foreign economic policy -Foreign service officers -Rogers -Soviet summit Rogers -Possible resignation -Soviet summit -Campaign -Reelection of the President -New Secretary of State -Connally -Reelection of the President -Completing term The President’s forthcoming press conference -Oval Office -The President's talk with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Questions and answers [Q&A] -Radio -Television -Equal time Busing -March 16, 1972 speech -News summary coverage -Television -Democrats -Blacks -The President -Leonard Garment -Speech -Tone -Left
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-12 (cont.) -Michael J. Mansfield -Democratic candidates -Hubert H. Humphrey -Moratorium -Right wingers -Strom Thurmond -Media -Court ordered busing -Department of Health, Education and Welfare [HEW] -Harry S. Dent -Explanation to Southerners -Ziegler -Charles W. Colson -Samuel J. Ervin, Jr. -Thurmond -Dent -Mayors -Local press -Colson -Editorial comment -Ziegler -Local representatives of newspapers -Wire services -Intervention -Announcement -Richmond -Memphis -Michigan -Edward L. Morgan -Importance -Court orders -Ehrlichman's forthcoming talk with Stewart J.O. Alsop -Explanation -Thurmond -Donald Oberdorfer, Jr. -David S. Broder -William S. White -Holmes Alexander -Conservatives -Patrick J. Buchanan -James J. Kilpatrick, Jr.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-12 (cont.) -Briefings -White -Instructions -Conservative line -Clark MacGregor and his staff -Briefings for members of Congress -James O. Eastland -Leaders meeting -March 16, 1972 speech -Max Frankel articles -New York Times -Oberdorfer articles -Washington Post -Washington Post editorial -Meg Greenfield -George C. Wallace -Constitutional amendment -Television appearance -Executive order -Henry M. (“Scoop”) Jackson -Constitutional amendment -Senators -Congressmen -Audience reached -Children -Colson -Kenneth W. Clawson -Dita D. Beard -Calls to editors -Southern states -Trips -Key states -Virginia -Richmond -Moratorium -Tennessee -Ehrlichman's talk with Howard H. Baker, Jr. -Nashville -Memphis -Intervention in Nashville -Michigan
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-12 (cont.) -Intervention -Status of cases -Robert P. Griffin -March 16, 1972 speech -Left wingers -Arthur Goldberg -Parren J. Mitchell [?] -Jacob K. Javits -South -Reactions -Griffin -Moderates -Baker -William E. Brock, III -Intervention -Texas -John G. Tower -Moratorium -Federal government -Local school board -Morgan -Austin, Corpus Christi, Texas -National Broadcasting Company [NBC] -George S. McGovern -Cases -Court orders for racial balance -Press conference -Federal judges -Racial balance -Intent -Effect -Reasons for busing -End of discrimination -Racial balance -Morgan -Richardson -Press conference -Answer
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-12 (cont.) -Judges -Courts -Press -Morgan Ehrlichman's schedule Busing -Congress -New compared to old money -Education support -Politics -Democratic candidates -Wallace -Jackson -Congress -Vote -Moratorium -Russell B. Long's conversation with Haldeman -Haldeman's talk with Ehrlichman -Reelection -Connally -House Resolution [H.R.] 1 -Passage Social Security -Ehrlichman's talk with Connally -Connally's forthcoming meeting with the President -Percentage -Cost of living -Longshoremen strike -Pay Board -Anti-inflation stand -Possible compromise -Richardson -Arthur S. Flemming -Inflation -Taxes -The President's memorandum to George P. Shultz -Talk with the President -Old age benefits
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-12 (cont.) -Economic issue -Connally Longshoreman strike -Harry Bridges -Pay Board -Employers -Productivity -Choices -Effect on costs -Shultz -Lawyers William Brock [not William E. Brock III] -Letter -Football teammate of the President at Whittier College -Orthogonian Society -Political affiliation -Race -Possible position in administration -Frederic V. Malek Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 12:30 pm. Photostatic copy of a document -Job -Malek -Government Bull left at an unknown time before 1:15 pm. Judgeships Hiring
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-12 (cont.) ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 3 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 8s ]
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International Telephone and Telegraph [ITT] case -Dita D. Beard memorandum -Typewriter -Ribbon -Time period used -Committee -Press -Colson -Press -Leak story -Beard -Statement -Headline in Washington Star -John V. Tunney -Richard G. Kleindienst -Edward M. Kennedy -Jack N. Anderson -Colson -Memorandum -Anderson's secretary -Beard's secretary Ehrlichman's schedule -Alsop meeting Busing -Constitutional amendment -Inferior compared to superior education -Alsop
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-12 (cont.) -Desegregation -Old cases -Ehrlichman's meeting with Alsop -Senators Ehrlichman's schedule -Vacation -Weekend -Possible speech to a federal group -Hawaii -The President's forthcoming trip to California -The President’s forthcoming trip to Florida -Time -Ehrlichman -San Francisco -Time -Christian scientists -Los Angeles -San Francisco Busing -Left wing -Washington Post editorial Ehrlichman left at 1:15 pm.
Conversation No. 688-13 Date: March 18, 1972 Time: 1:16 pm - 1:17 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Marjorie P. Acker. Rose Mary Woods's schedule -Possible call from the President Acker left at 1:17 pm.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 688-14 Date: March 18, 1972 Time: 1:20 pm - 1:21 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Charles W. Colson -Meeting with the President -Possible trip to Camp David -Staff Bull left at 1:21 pm.
Conversation No. 688-15 Date: March 18, 1972 Time: 1:21 pm - 1:22 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Marjorie P. Acker. Manolo Sanchez Acker left at 1:22 pm.
Conversation No. 688-16 Date: March 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:22 pm and 1:24 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-16 (cont.)
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Sanchez left at an unknown time before 1:24 pm.
Conversation No. 688-17 Date: March 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 1:22 pm and 1:24 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. The President's schedule -White House church services -Southern Baptists -Leader (President) -Fred B. Rhodes -Veterans Administration -Donald E. Johnson -Preacher -Note from Dan [Surname unknown] -Johnson Butterfield left at an unknown time before 1:24 pm.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 688-18 Date: March 18, 1972 Time: 1:24 pm - 3:40 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Manolo Sanchez and Charles W. Colson. Refreshment International Telephone and Telegraph [ITT] case -Sanchez -Jack N. Anderson -Cuban friends Sanchez left at an unknown time before 2:21 pm. ITT case -Dita D. Beard -Statement -Anderson -Typewriter -James O. Eastland -Committee members -Alger Hiss case -Press -Use -Evidence -Bias -Effect -Reason -Timing -Bartender -Doorman
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.) ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Privacy] [Duration: 41s ]
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Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 1:24 pm. Pipe -Oval Office Sanchez left at an unknown time before 2:21 pm. ITT -Colson’s efforts -Former Central Intelligence Agency [CIA] employee Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 1:24 pm. Ashtray Sanchez left at an unknown time before 2:21 pm. ITT case -Former CIA employee -E. Howard Hunt, Jr. [?] -Investigation in Denver -Disguise -Interview with Beard -Psychological warfare -Fidel Castro
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.) ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 3 [Privacy] [Duration: 1m 39s ]
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-Memorandum -Fraud -Committee -Marlow W. Cook -Edward J. Gurney -Hugh Scott -Edward M. Kennedy -John V. Tunney -Scott's talk with Eastland -Cook -Scott -Scott's talk with Colson -Close hearings -Anderson -Richard G. Kleindienst -Fraud
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.)
-Pearl L. Tytell -Typewriter expert -Electric typewriters -Ribbons -Age of type -Ribbon use -Timing -Tytell’s statement -Credibility -Destruction of files -Leaks -Anderson -Beard memorandum -Committee -Federal Bureau of Investigation [FBI] report -Former head of the documents section -Chemical analysis -Talk with Colson -Robert C. Mardian -Tytell -Reliable tests -Independent laboratory -J. Edgar Hoover -Anderson -Beard -Health -Colson's operative [Hunt] -Deposition -Rush release -Compared to Hiss case -Attack the witness -Whitaker Chambers -Kleindienst -FBI analysis of the Beard memorandum -Tytell -Chemical analysis -Ribbons on typewriters -Timing of use -Press conference -Committee
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.) -Beard's secretary -Affidavit -Differences in memorandum -The President -John N. Mitchell -Beard's testimony -Anderson -Typing -Ability -Opal Ginnis -Ted Rodgers -Beard -Access to office building -Alarm system -Beard's present secretary -Colson's operative [Hunt] -Beard's story -Access to office building -Typed memorandum -Tytell -Timing -Analysis -FBI -Reliability -Mardian -Former head of documents section -Woman in Canada -Interrogation -INTERTEL -Affidavit -New York Daily News story -Leaks -Secret Service -Wiretaps -Anderson -William R. Merriam -Affidavit -Committee -Kennedy -Beard's testimony -Eastland and Roman L. Hruska
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.) -Colson’s knowledge of Beard’s testimony -Source [Hunt?] -Kennedy -Michael J. Mansfield -Beard's testimony -Anderson -Tunney -The President's talk with John D. Ehrlichman -Talk with Kennedy -Documents -Location -Federal Communications Commission [FCC] -Subpoena -Kennedy -Memorandum for the file -Harold S. Geneen -Mitchell -Peter G. Peterson -John B. Connally -Ehrlichman -Colson -Spiro T. Agnew -Geneen -Peter M. Flanigan -Blair House receptions and Cabinet Room receptions -The President -Geneen's presence -Embarrassment -1970 election -Testimony -Justice Department -Kleindienst -Call from the President -Reasons -Richard W. McLaren -Television appearance -Mitchell -Case -Face the Nation appearance -Scott, Hruska and Eastland -Briefing on busing
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.) -Mention of ITT -Judiciary Committee -Committee -Press -Beard -Colson -Statement -Schedule -Testimony -Opal Ginnis [sp?] -Tunney and Kennedy -Anderson -Anderson’s secretary The President left and Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 1:24 pm. Refreshments -Colson Sanchez left and the President entered at an unknown time before 2:21 pm. Refreshments ITT -Kleindienst -Confirmation -Justice Department -Press conference -Committee -Colson’s view -Anderson -Beard -Statements -Questions -Kennedy -Files -Colson -Peterson -Connally -Flanigan -Peterson
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.) -Statements -Balance of payments issue -Corporation -Trust -Stock in ITT -Felix Rohatyn -Flanigan -Committee investigations -Reveal double standard -Editorial or column -Anderson -Joseph McCarthy -Same procedures as courts -The President -Business -Procedures -Standardized -Press -Colson's staff member -Anderson -Louis P. Harris -Polls
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ITT case -Polls -Harris -Days involved -The People's Republic of China [PRC]
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.) -Anderson -Kennedy -Press reaction -Washington Post -Ronald L. Ziegler -The President -White House involvement -Colson's talk with Ziegler -Briefings -Anderson -Waiter -Anderson's secretary -Press investigation -Polls -Harris -Politician's charges -Beard -Flanigan -White House involvement -Corporate record -Campaign contribution -Questions -Campaign contributions -Henry M. (“Scoop”) Jackson -Disclosure of funds -Labor unions -Henry Ford II -Muskie
********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 7 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 1m 59s ]
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Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.)
-Approval -Harris -Reprint -Percentages -The PRC trip
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-Approval -Four categories -Percentages -The PRC trip -Categories -Support -Personal confidence -Percentages -Question Busing speech, March 16, 1972 -Richard M. Scammon -Talk with Colson -Leonard Garment -The President's talk with Ehrlichman -Reactions -Liberals -Southerners -Colson's office -Talks with editors in border and southern states -Interventions -Talks with community leaders
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Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.) -Moratorium vote -Muskie -Kennedy -Hubert H. Humphrey -George S. McGovern -Humphrey -Robert J. Dole -Speech
********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 9 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 8m 1s ] JULIE NIXON EISENHOWER TALKED WITH THE PRESIDENT BETWEEN 2:21 and 2:22 PM. [CONVERSATION NO. 688-18A] [SEE CONVERSATION NO. 21-110; ONE ITEM HAS BEEN WITHDRAWN] [END OF TELEPHONE CONVERSATION]
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Economy -Herbert Stein -Retail sales figures -Housing
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Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.) ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 10 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 4m 2s ]
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ITT case -Democrats -Committee hearings -Media -Beard statement -Press -Kenneth W. Clawson -Beard statement -Networks -Notification -John A. Scali -Beard -Colson's operative [Hunt?] -Anderson
********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 11 [Privacy] [Duration: 3s ]
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.) -Memorandum -White House -Republican party -Secretary -Affidavit -Memorandum -Typewriter analysis -FBI -Tytell’s investigation -FBI -Dye tests -Committee -Possibilities -Compared to Hiss case -Beard’s testimony -Reaction -Daniel L. Schorr -Children -Husband Arthur K. Watson -Foreign Relations Committee hearings -Franck F. Church -Anderson -Press -State Department career employees Lifestyles
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Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.)
-Carl B. Albert -[Thomas] Hale Boggs -Watson -Behavior on an airplane
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ITT case -Beard -Lobbyist -Children -Health -Status -Kennedy -Committee members -Testimony -Beard -Scott, Hruska -Eastland -Scott -Cook -Note from the President -Talk with Colson -Eastland -Cook -The President's schedule -Note from the President -Talk with Colson -Senate
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.) -Instructions -Press -Senate Committee -The President as a member of the committee -Colson -Questions -Anderson -Procedures -Anderson -The Administration -The committee -Kennedy -Tunney -Hruska -Credibility of witnesses -Anderson -Brit Hume -Albert, Boggs -Gerald R. Ford -Anderson 1972 campaign -Democratic party -Finances -John V. Lindsay -New York -Colson’s investigation -Hundred dollar rule -Nelson A. Rockefeller -White House strategy ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 17 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 4m 40s ]
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Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.)
Campaign financing -Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 -Administration response -Committee to Re-elect the President [CRP] -States -Expenditures disclosure -Florida -New Hampshire Economics -Herbert Stein -Industrial production figures -Unemployment -Seasonal adjustment -Percentage -Insured claims -Retail sales figures -New system -Stein -Economists’ view -Gross National Product [GNP] ITT case -Colson’s office -Efforts -Press -Bias -Books by Edith Efron and James Keogh Campaign practices -Monitoring system -Richard M. Scaife -Description -Ralph Nader -Federal Communications Commission [FCC] -Law suits -Simpson tapes at Vanderbilt University
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Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.) ITT case -White House strategy -Agnew’s speech -Attack on the press -New York Times -Mitchell -Testimony -Geneen -United Press International [UPI] story -Mardian -Merriam -UPI -Story -Apology -Networks -Geneen -Hearings -Contribution -San Diego -Politics compared to business -Beard memorandum -Peterson -Evidence -FCC -Subpoena -Ehrlichman's conversation with William J. Casey concerning files -Kleindienst confirmation -Documents -Anderson -Memorandum -Hoax The President’s schedule -Forthcoming meeting
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Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.) ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 18 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 5m 14s ]
[NO CONVERSATION] THELMA C. (“PAT’) NIXON, JULIE NIXON EISENHOWER, HELENE DROWN, AND BULL ENTERED AND THE PRESIDENT LEFT AT 3:08 PM. THE PRESIDENT RETURNED AT AN UNKNOWN TIME BEFORE 3:10 PM.
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Mrs. Nixon, Julie Nixon Eisenhower, Drown and Bull left at 3:10 pm. Democrats -ITT -Other issues -PRC -Soviets -Busing Busing -Speech -Statement -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Length -As issue -Blacks -Polls -Harris -Muskie -Humphrey
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.) Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 3:10 pm. Delivery of an unknown item Bull left at an unknown time before 3:40 pm. Busing -Polls -American public opinion -The President’s televised speeches and press conferences -Public reaction -PRC -Harris's positive compared to negative -Maine -Muskie -Democrats Wage and Price Board -Polls -Harris -Lack of confidence -Economy -Prices -Dr. C. Jackson (“Dan”) Grayson, Jr. -Longshoremen strike -Labor -Shultz -Talk with Colson -International Brotherhood of Teamsters -Frank E. Fitzsimmons -Fitzsimmons's talk with Colson -Plans -Ohio -George T. Bell -Voting -James R. (“Jimmy”) Hoffa's release from prison -Editorials -Letters -Public reaction -Shultz
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Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.) -The President’s address to the nation, August 15, 1971 -Colson's talk with Shultz and Connally -Public reaction -Longshoremen strike -Food prices -Consumer Price Index [CPI] -Announcement -Stein Forthcoming reports -Neil H. McElroy report -National Commission on Marijuana and Drug Abuse -Legalization of marijuana -Population Commission -Scammon
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The President's schedule -Press conference -Office compared to television Economy -Press -Cost of Living Council [COLC] -CPI -Stein -Figures -Administration handling
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Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.) ITT case -Media -Beard -Hearings -Colson's talk with Haldeman -Press conference -President’s press conference -Investigation -Kleindienst confirmation -White House -Mitchell's statement -Beard's testimony -Mitchell's statement -Flanigan -Testimony -Flanigan -Statement -Committee members -Kleindienst -Vote -Samuel J. Ervin, Jr. -Executive privilege -Testimony -Executive privilege -Colson's talk with Patrick J. Buchanan -Statement -Beard Press conference -Questions -ITT -Price Board -CPI -Politics -Busing -Moratorium and legislation -Constitutionality -Courts -Legislative process -14th Amendment -Scammon
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Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.) -Compared to income tax -Public opinion -Leftists -March 16, 1972 speech -Leftists -Social planning -Buchanan -American children -"Guinea pigs" -Ehrlichman -Agnew's speeches -Strom Thurmond -George C. Wallace -Telephone calls -Colson and his staff -Labor and ethnics -Peter J. Brennan -Constitutional amendment -Polls -Blacks -Professionals -Blacks -Whites -Muskie -Speech -Wording -Better education -Neighborhoods -American public opinion Colson's schedule -ITT -Investigators -Phone calls -Lab tests -Lawyer -Anderson -Hume -Committee -Questions -Kennedy
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Conv. No. 688-18 (cont.) -Cook -Hume -Colson's role -Memorandum -Authenticity -Anderson's story -Beard -Typewriter -Kennedy's comment -Reporter -Colson's role -Bartender -Anderson's secretary -Cabinet officials -Senators and congressmen -Anderson -Cook -Questioning -Colson’s efforts Colson left at 3:40 pm.
Conversation No. 688-19 Date: March 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:40 pm and 4:25 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Ronald S. Berman -Book -French Revolution
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Conv. No. 688-19 (cont.) -Location -Alexander P. Butterfield -Executive Office Building [EOB] Bull left at an unknown time before 4:25 pm.
Conversation No. 688-20 Date: March 18, 1972 Time: Unknown between 3:40 pm and 4:25 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Book -Size -Illustrations -Ronald S. Berman -French language The President's schedule -Executive Office Building [EOB] Bull left at an unknown time before 4:25 pm.