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Date: 
Mar 30, 1972
Location: 
Oval Office
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Conversation No. 697-1 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: Unknown between 9:32 am and 9:38 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown woman. The President's schedule -John C. Stennis -Meeting The unknown woman left at an unknown time before 9:38 am.
Conversation No. 697-2 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: 9:38 am - 11:10 am Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. The President's schedule -James E. Stewart -Meeting -Clark MacGregor -Campaign -Contributor -Donald Jackson -Resignation -American Cancer Society meeting -Joan Crawford -Ann Landers -Drugs -Sammy Davis, Jr. -Heroin
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Conv. No. 697-2 (cont.) International Telephone and Telegraph [ITT] case -Richard G. Kleindienst -Meeting with MacGregor -James O. Eastland -Charles W. Colson -MacGregor -Colson -Kleindienst awareness -Lawyer -Eastland -Talks with MacGregor -Charles McC. Mathias, jr. -Hiram L. Fong -Close hearings -Acting Attorney General versus confirmation -Robert C. Mardian -Talk with Eastland -MacGregor and Kleindienst -Talk with Colson -MacGregor -Kleindienst confirmation -John N. Mitchell -Mardian -Eastland -White House role -MacGregor versus Eastland -Hubert H. Humphrey -Campaign -Talks with Kleindienst -Acting Attorney General -White House role -Eastland -Haldeman's talk with Kleindienst -MacGregor's talks with Republicans -Samuel J. Ervin, Jr. -Paul J. Fannin -MacGregor -Close hearings -Votes -Witnesses -Sub-committee
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Conv. No. 697-2 (cont.) -Edward M. Kennedy -Hugh Scott -MacGregor and Colson -Justice Department versus the White House -Mitchell versus the White House -John D. Ehrlichman -San Diego -White House -Kleindienst -Mardian -Kleindienst confirmation -Democrat Convention -Eastland -Vote -The President -Eastland -Colson -MacGregor -Talk with Kleindienst -Eastland -Mardian -Mitchell -Eastland -Votes -Mitchell -Kleindienst -MacGregor -White House -Commitment -Vote -MacGregor -Sub-committee -Vote -Kleindienst -John L. McClellan -Republicans -Scott -Witnesses -Ehrlichman -Scott -Haldeman
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Conv. No. 697-2 (cont.) -Talk with Kleindienst -Talk with Mardian -John B. Connally -Continue hearings -Comments -Peter M. Flanigan -Contributions -Edmund S. Muskie -Humphrey
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END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 ********************************************************************** ITT case -Flanigan -Letter -Ervin -Off the record conversation Henry A. Kissinger entered at 9:58 am. The President's comments on the People’s Republic of China [PRC] at reception -Mr. and Mrs. Joseph W. Alsop -Mrs. Alsop -Kissinger -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Alsop
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Conv. No. 697-2 (cont.) William V. Roth, Jr. -Judge Stephen J. Roth -Delaware -ITT case -Politics -Republicans Connally -Press coverage -Kissinger’s Texas trip -Houston -Dallas -Taft Schreiber Joseph Alsop -Party -Polls -Liberals -Rowland Evans and Robert D. Novak -David S. Broder Cancellation of John C. Stennis meeting with the President -MacGregor -Melvin R. Laird -Stennis -Talk with the President -Laird -Possible Senate speech -Troops in Europe -Laird and Stennis plan -Forthcoming Soviet summit -Stennis -Talk with the President -Summit -Bargaining position -War powers -Troop levels
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Conv. No. 697-2 (cont.) -Joseph Alsop -Laird -William P. Rogers -Leonid I. Brezhnev The President’s forthcoming telephone call to Stennis -Kissinger The President talked with the White House operator at an unknown time between 9:58 and 10:10 am. [Conversation No. 697-2A] [See Conversation No. 22-47] [End of telephone conversation] Dinner for Hussein ibn Talal [Hussein, King of Jordan] -Haldeman -Kissinger's attendance -Meetings -Toasts -George Washington -Abraham Lincoln -Hussein -Publicity Kissinger's schedule -Texas -Timing -PRC -William F. (“Billy”) Graham -Comments -Howard Linsell [sp?] -Christianity Today PRC -Patrick J. Buchanan -John A. Scali -Rogers -Communiqué
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 697-2 (cont.) -Rogers -Communiqué -Objections -Press coverage -Conservatives The President talked with Stennis between 10:10 and 10:12 am. [Conversation No. 697-2B] [See Conversation No. 22-48] [End of telephone conversation] Stennis -Meeting with the President -Kissinger -Laird -MacGregor -Meeting with Kissinger -Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -Defense Department -Investigation -Cost overruns -Personnel compared to hardware -Soviets -Europe -Defense cuts -Summit -Bargaining -The President's contacts with Brezhnev -Rogers -Laird -Kissinger's talks with Anatoliy F. Dobrynin -MacGregor -Richard B. Russell
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Conv. No. 697-2 (cont.) ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 5 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 1m 8s ]
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Kissinger's schedule -Previous meeting with religious conservatives -PRC -Graham -Dallas and Houston -Connally -Chicago -West Coast -Media -Regional television -Los Angeles -George Putnam -San Francisco -Pacific Union Club -Richard P. Cooley -David Packard -Pacific Union Club -Bohemian Grove -Timing -Texas -San Francisco -Chicago -Trip to Japan -Ottawa -San Francisco -Timing -Los Angeles -Orange County, California -San Diego -Schreiber
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Conv. No. 697-2 (cont.) -Dorothy Chandler -Pasadena and Glendale, California -Marilyn B. (“Missy”) Chandler The President's previous meeting with the General Advisory Committee on Arms Control and Disarmament -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -John J. McCloy -Gen. Lauris Norstad -William Scranton, II -Jack Ruina of Massachusetts Institute of Technology [MIT] -Nuclear test ban -Verification -Arms Control and Disarmament Agency [ACDA] New York establishment -Democrats -Economy -Kennedy -Muskie -Council on Foreign Relations [CFR] -Possible meeting with the President -Private compared to public -Dinner -Media -Possible meeting with Congressmen and Senators -Topics -The President’s meetings with world leaders -World situation -The PRC initiative -Soviet summit -Alsop's comments to Kissinger -Division of America -Influence -Dinner -Balance of power -George W. Ball -North Atlantic Treaty Organization [NATO] -Kissinger’s schedule -Clergymen -Ball
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Conv. No. 697-2 (cont.) -Alliances -British -Allies -1950's -Meeting with the President -Previous dinner -Hobart D. (“Hobe”) Lewis -Meeting with the President -Questions -Location -New York City -Questions Kissinger's schedule -Meeting with Dobrynin -Meeting with the Chinese -Forthcoming trips to the PRC by Senators and Congressmen -Arthur K. Watson -Scott -Paris -Timing -Watson -Michael J. Mansfield and Scott -State Department -Watson -Schedule -Marakesh -Watson’s subordinate -Backchannels -State Department Vietnam -North Vietnamese offensive -Demilitarized zone [DMZ] -Bombing -Weather -Fire support bases -Surface-to-air- missiles [SAM] sites -Army of the Republic of Vietnam [ARVN] performance -Possible bombing of SAM sites -Meeting in Paris
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Conv. No. 697-2 (cont.) -William J. Porter -Kissinger's schedule PRC -Scott's visit -Timing -Kissinger’s forthcoming conversation with the PRC representative in New York [Huang Hua?] -Vietnam -Norodom Sihanouk Vietnam -North Vietnamese offensive -Timing -Laos comparison -Long Tien -North Vietnamese -Supplies -Possible counterattack -Adm. Thomas H. Moorer -Air strikes -Timing -DMZ -B-3 -SAM -Gun ships Kissinger's call to Stennis Soviet trip -Dobrynin's meeting with Kissinger -Brezhnev's letter to the President -Tone -SALT -Poland -Stopover -Vietnam -Attack -Possible effect -Brezhnev's letter -The President's instructions
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 697-2 (cont.) -Possible bombing Vietnam -Possible bombing -Timing Kissinger left at 10:42 am. PRC -Scott and Mansfield -State Department -Rogers -Leaks Kissinger -J. William Fulbright -Possible meeting with the Foreign Relations Committee -Recorder at meeting ITT case -Colson and MacGregor -White House involvement -Colson -Vacation -Camp David -White House versus Justice Department -Kissinger example -John C. Whitaker -Ehrlichman -Kleindienst -Talk with Haldeman -MacGregor -Votes -Eastland -Mardian -Mitchell -Close hearings -Eastland -Kennedy -Witnesses -Eastland
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 697-2 (cont.) -MacGregor -MacGregor -Haldeman’s conversation -Colson -Meeting with MacGregor -Confirmation -Colson and MacGregor -Mitchell -Colson's office -Leaks -Leaks -Meeting with the President -Meeting with Haldeman -MacGregor -Votes -Committee -Outcome -Meeting with Haldeman -Eastland -Calls to MacGregor -Eastland -White House staff -Mardian The President's schedule -Gridiron dinner -Ronald L. Ziegler -Edgar A. Poe -Florida -Rogers -Toasts -Warren E. Burger -Rogers -Florida ITT case -MacGregor -Kleindienst -Meeting with Haldeman -Republicans -Sub-committee
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 697-2 (cont.) -Eastland -Acting Attorney General -Mitchell -Justice Department -MacGregor -Colson -Confirmation -Filibuster -Vacation -Plans -Kissinger -Meeting with MacGregor -Content -The President's meeting with Kleindienst -Colson -Mitchell -Previous problems -Supreme Court nominations -Success
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ITT case -Haldeman's meeting with MacGregor -Kleindienst -Rule -Colson -Involvement -Leaks -MacGregor
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conv. No. 697-2 (cont.) -Votes -Wallace H. Johnson -Haldeman -Haldeman's talk with MacGregor -Eastland -Colson -Vacation Haldeman left at 11:10 am.
Conversation No. 697-3 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:10 am and 11:12 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown man and H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman [?] Appropriations -Paper work [Signing documents] John C. Stnnis -Paper The unknown man and Haldeman [?] left at an unknown time before 11:12 am.
Conversation No. 697-4 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: 11:12 am - 11:28 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Rose Mary Woods. Organization of American States dinner [OAS]
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-The President’s experience as congressman -Guest list -Nelson A. Rockefeller -[Forename unknown] Mrs. Bacon Forthcoming state dinner for Luis Echeverria Alvarez -Guest list -Rockefeller -Dr. W. Kenneth Riland and wife -Robert H. Finch -Herbert G. Klein -OAS dinner -Mrs. Bacon -Unknown man -Medal of Freedom -Dr. William O. Chase and wife -[First names unknown] Browns -Patricia R. and Robert J. Hitt -After dinner entertainment -Formal dress -Entertainment -Army Chorus -Dinner for Hussein ibn Talal [Hussein, King of Jordan] -West Point, Naval Academy -Dorothy Kirsten -Unknown woman -Singer -Metropolitan Opera -Voice -Fred Waring -East Wing -Lucy A. Winchester -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon Dinner, March 29, 1972 -Alice Roosevelt Longworth -John B. and Idanell B. (“Nellie”) Connally -Hobert D. (“Hobe”) Lewis White House dinners -The President’s experience as Vice President
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Conv. No. 697-4 (cont.) -Frequency -The President's role -Toasts -Longworth -Nellie Connally Longworth -Dinner -Tea -The President's attendance Waring -Winchester -Mrs. Nixon Dinners -Formal dress -The President as Vice President -Frequency of dinners -Type of guests -Guests new to state dinners -Press -Government -Hussein dinner -Labor -American Federation of Government Employees [AFGE] [?] -Woods's talk with Charles W. Colson Mr. and Mrs. Oliver W. Rudd, Jr. ["Julia Meade"] -Location -Schedule -Background -Ed Sullivan Show -Emerson E. (“Buzz”) Mead -SCM Corporation -Mrs. Meade -Support for the President -Meeting with the President -Photographer Woods left at 11:28 am.
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Conv. No. 697-4 (cont.)
Conversation No. 697-5 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:28 am and 11:30 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown woman. The President's schedule -Meeting with Ronald L. Ziegler The unknown woman left an unknown time before 11:30 am.
Conversation No. 697-6 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: 11:30 am - 11:32 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Ronald L. Ziegler. The President's schedule -Press -Meeting with American Cancer Society representatives -Compared to Hussein ibn Talal [Hussein, King of Jordan] meeting -Length of availability to press -Retarded child [Kevin Heald] -[Calvin Hill] -Wire services -Length of availability to press -Hussein meeting -American Cancer Society meeting -Meeting with Heald Rose Mary Woods entered at an unknown time after 11:30 am.
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Conv. No. 697-6 (cont.)
Meeting with Mr. and Mrs. Oliver W. Rudd, Jr. ["Julia Meade"] Ziegler and Woods left.
Conversation No. 697-7 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:32 am and 11:34 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Rose Mary Woods. Caroline M. Rudd and Alice D. Rudd -Letter -Chapin School -New York Woods left at an unknown time before 11:34 am.
Conversation No. 697-8 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: 11:34 am - 11:39 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Mr. and Mrs. Oliver W. Rudd, Jr. ["Julia Meade"], Caroline M. Rudd, Alice D. Rudd, and Rose Mary Woods; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Greetings Introductions Children
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-Grade school, New York -Chapin School [Photograph session] Schedule -Tour of the White House -Tour of the Capitol -William M. (“Fishbait”) Miller Gifts Oval Office -Presidential Seal -Dwarf tree from the People's Republic of China [PRC] Photographs taken in the PRC -Oliver F. (“Ollie”) Atkins Steuben Glass [“Star of the President”] -Walter H. Annenberg Julie Nixon Eisenhower Jesus Christ Superstar "Julia Meade" et. al. left at 11:39 am.
Conversation No. 697-9 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: 11:39 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Julie Nixon Eisenhower
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Conv. No. 697-8 (cont.) Bull left.
Conversation No. 697-10 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: 11:39 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 22-50]
Conversation No. 697-11 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: 11:39 am - 11:42 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with Julie Nixon Eisenhower. [See Conversation No. 22-51; one item has been withdrawn]
Conversation No. 697-12 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:42 am and 11:48 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with an unknown person. Meeting with an unknown man [H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman?]
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Conversation No. 697-13 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:42 am and 11:48 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown woman. The President's schedule -Forthcoming taping of an audio message -Unknown person The unknown woman left an unknown time before 11:48 am..
Conversation No. 697-14 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:42 am and 11:48 am Location: Oval Office The President met with an unknown woman. The President's schedule The unknown woman left an unknown time before 11:48 am.
Conversation No. 697-15 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: 11:50 am - 12:15 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman.
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[Transcript #1: A transcript of the following conversation may be found in RG 460, Box 58, pp. 1-22.] [End of transcribed portion] Haldeman left at 12:15 pm.
Conversation No. 697-16 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: 12:15 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Forthcoming open door hour Bull left.
Conversation No. 697-17 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: 12:15 pm - 12:20 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with James E. Stewart and Clark MacGregor; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Greetings Minneapolis [Photograph session]
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MacGregor -Stewart’s frienship Hubert H. Humphrey MacGregor -Stewart Robert L. Kunzig Minneapolis Leslie T. (“Bob”) Hope Thomas E. Dewey Golf International Telephone and Telegraph [ITT] The People's Republic of China [PRC] trip Soviet trip Supreme Court Attorney General Lawyers
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Conv. No. 697-17 (cont.)
Charles G. (“Bebe”) Rebozo -Tuxedo -Manolo Sanchez Gifts Stewart et. al. left at 12:20 pm.
Conversation No. 697-18 Date: March 30. 1972 Time: 12:20 pm - 12:21 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull [?]. The President's schedule -Peter M. Flanigan and Donald L. Jackson Bull left at 12:21 pm.
Conversation No. 697-19 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: 12:21 pm - 12:25 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Donald L. Jackson, Peter M. Flanigan, and Stephen B. Bull; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Greetings Jackson -Retirement -Interstate Commerce Commission [ICC]
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Jackson’s plans White House dinner -President of Mexico [Luis Echeverria Alvarez] -Jackson's attendance -Instruction for Bull -Rose Mary Woods -Jackson's plans Unknown woman Unknown man Forthcoming event for retiring Congressmen -The President’s return from the Soviet Union Henry Cabot Lodge Charles G. (“Bebe”) Rebozo -Quantico, Virginia White House dinner -Jackson's attendance -Timing Ambassadorships -Senate -State Department Jackson et al. left.
Conversation No. 697-20 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: 12:25 pm - 12:26 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull.
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Conv. No. 697-20 (cont.)
The President's schedule -Forthcoming meeting -Time Bull left at 12:30 pm.
Conversation No. 697-21 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: 12:26 pm - 12:30 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Carl W. Tiller and George P. Shultz; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Greetings Tiller -Departure Baptist World Alliance -Philadelphia -Southern Baptists -[Photograph session] -Tiller's position -Relief coordination Gifts -Cufflinks -Bible Shultz -Tiller’s work Tiller et al. left.
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Conversation No. 697-22 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: 12:30 pm - 12:31 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Forthcoming meeting with representatives of the American Cancer Society -Ann Landers -Press photograph -Gift -[Mike Finamore] -Press -Family Bull left at 12:31 pm.
Conversation No. 697-23 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: 12:31 pm - 12:39 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Mike Finamore, Ann Landers, Mr. and Mrs. A. Hamblin Letton, Mr. and Mrs. Charles R. Ebersol, Mr. and Mrs. Lane W. Adams, Irving Rimer, Alan Davis, Mr. and Mrs. John Finamore, Deborah Finamore, Alice Letton, Kenneth R. Cole, Jr., and James H. Cavanaugh; members of the press and the White House photographer were present at the beginning of the meeting. Greetings Landers [Photograph session] Kyle Palmer
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Conv. No. 697-23 (cont.) -Los Angeles Times -Arthur Krock Mike Finamore -Cancer -Lifespans Group photograph -Finamore family Gifts Cancer -National Cancer Act of 1971 -Crusade The People's Republic of China [PRC] -Dwarf tree -Pandas -Chicago -Washington National Zoo -Travel -Health -Chicago -St. Louis -San Francisco -San Diego -New York Gifts General conversation Guam Finamore et al. left at 12:39 pm.
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Conversation No. 697-24 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:39 pm and 12:45 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator [?]. Unknown man's [Henry A. Kissinger?] location
Conversation No. 697-25 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:39 pm and 12:45 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with the White House operator. [See Conversation No. 22-52]
Conversation No. 697-26 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:39 pm and 12:45 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Request for a meeting -Clark MacGregor
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Conversation No. 697-27 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: Unknown between 12:39 pm and 12:45 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. Forthcoming meeting -Clark MacGregor -Charles W. Colson
Conversation No. 697-28 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: 12:45 pm - 12:47 pm Location: Oval Office The President talked with Henry A. Kissinger. [See Conversation No. 22-53]
Conversation No. 697-29 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: 12:47 pm - 2:32 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman and Charles W. Colson. Schedules -Haldeman -Henry A. Kissinger -Colson -Workload
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Conv. No. 697-29 (cont.) -Vacation -Florida -Reservation problems -Clark MacGregor -John D. Ehrlichman -Kissinger -Staff workload -International Telephone and Telegraph [ITT] case -Edward M. Kennedy -Colson's vacation -White House staff -Kissinger -Health -Dr. W. Kenneth Riland -Workload -Colson -Florida -The President’s trip to the People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Boston -John B. Connally Connally -Press relations -Donald H. Rumsfeld Television -Earl L. Butz and James D. Hodgson -Debate -Meat prices -Labor -George Meany -Hugh Scott -American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations [AFL-CIO] -Patrick E. Gorman -Vietnam
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Conv. No. 697-29 (cont.) Hussein ibn Talal [Hussein, King Jordan] -Dinner guests -Rose Mary Woods -Labor leaders -Frank E. Fitzsimmons -Construction trades -AFL-CIO -Building trades presidents -Church service -Jews The President’s forthcoming meeting with Fitzsimmons -Colson -George P. Shultz -Hodgson -Shultz -Relationship with Fitzsimmons -West Coast situation Pay Board -Fitzsimmons -International Brotherhood of Teamsters pay increase -West Coast situation -Harry Bridges -Shultz, Connally, Colson meeting -Price Commission members -Meany -Confrontation with the President -Television -Herbert G. Klein -Matzoh balls -Food prices -Commission members statements -C. Jackson Grayson, Jr. -House and Senate Unions -Curbing power -Big business -Roger M. Blough -Fred J. Borch
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Conv. No. 697-29 (cont.) -Arch N. Booth -US Chamber of Commerce -National Association of Manufacturers [NAM] -Congress -Busing -Advertising campaign -White House position -Business -Curbing power of unions -Timing -Election year -Labor votes -Gerald R. Ford -1958 comparison -Shultz -Talk with Borch -General Electric [GE] -Congressmen and Senators -Connally -Flanigan -Shultz -Colson -Flanigan -Peter G. Peterson -Connally -Flanigan -Sherman Adams -Oil business -Connally -Colson -Ford -Legislation -Timing -Meany walkout -Opinion Research Corporation [ORC] -Unknown person -80th Congress -Anti-labor platform -Harry S. Truman's veto of Taft-Hartley Bill -Other issues -Meat prices
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Conv. No. 697-29 (cont.) -Commission -Labor -Disorganization -Shultz -Connally -Possible telephone calls -Dock strike -Legislation Busing issue -MacGregor -House of Representatives -Michigan -Judge Steven J. Roth -Congressmen -Turnabout -James G. O’Hara -Robert P. Griffin -Detroit News -Detroit Free Press -Knight-Ridder -Miami -Jews -Constitutional amendment -Martin S. Hayden -Democratic candidates -Henry M. (“Scoop”) Jackson -Moratorium -Congress -Democratic candidates -Court tests -Passage -Timing -Democratic National Convention -Colson's conversation with Ehrlichman -Lower courts -Supreme Court -Lower courts -Delays -Supreme Court -Appeal
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Conv. No. 697-29 (cont.) -Housing Act -Court test -Election -William H. Rehnquist -Constitutional amendment -Self-disqualification -Constitutional amendment -Democratic candidates -White House demonstration -Rehnquist -Lewis F. Powell, Jr. -Warren E. Burger -Powell -Racism -Richmond, Virginia -Constitutional amendment -Richard M. Scammon's analogy -Income tax -Buffalo -News summary -Boston -Irish Catholic community Federal aid to parochial education -Possible speech at the National Catholic Educational Association [NCEA] convention -Kenneth R. Cole, Jr. -Meeting -Shultz's office -Connally -Wilbur D. Mills -Bill -Compared to White House legislation -Domestic Council staff -Ehrlichman -Edwin L. Harper -Ehrlichman -Cole -Parochial schools compared to public school system -Religion -Discipline
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Conv. No. 697-29 (cont.) -Uniforms -Domestic Council staff -Views -The President -Flanigan -Colson -Connally -Shultz -Domestic Council -Shultz -Catholic families -Domestic Council -Poll -Catholic vote -Catholic communities -Percentage of children in parochial schools compared with total of Catholic children -Total population in the US -Percentage -Elliot L. Richardson -Public schools -Credibility issue -Report -Legislation -Mills's bill -Speech -Patrick J. Buchanan -Population Commission Abortion -NCEA speech -Population Commission -Recommendations -Politics -Colorado compared to Michigan -Votes -Blacks -Support for the President from anti-abortion segment of population -Domestic Council -Sierra Club -Zero population growth
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Conv. No. 697-29 (cont.) -Support for Nixon Book by Russell A. Kirk -Colson -Connally -Mrs. Joseph W. Alsop Federal aid to parochial education -NCEA speech -The President's schedule -101st Airborne -Camp David -Easter egg roll -NCEA -Abortion issue -NCEA speech -Possible political effect -Franklin D. Roosevelt -San Diego -The President's speech -Ship yard -Effect -Compared to Knights of Columbus -Domestic Council -House Resolution [HR] 1 -Mitchell -Connally The President’s schedule
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Conv. No. 697-29 (cont.) ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 16m 40s ]
Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 12:47 pm. Sanchez left at an unknown time before 2:32 pm. Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 12:47 pm. Sanchez left at an unknown time before 2:32 pm.
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Issues -Parochial education -Busing -Politics -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Leonard Garment -Public image of the President Vietnam -The President’s possible visit to the 101st Airborne -Offensive -Timing -Withdrawal -I Corps -US casualties -Bombing -Withdrawal
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Conv. No. 697-29 (cont.) The President's schedule -Press conference -Timing -ITT -Wisconsin primary -Commentators -Democratic nominee -Florida primary -News coverage -Political questions -ITT issue [Transcript #2: A transcript of the following portion of the conversation may be found in RG 460, Box 58, pp 1-42.] -Bradshaw response [Forename unknown] Walker The President's schedule -Meeting -Fitzsimmons -Health Colson's schedule -Vacation Haldeman and Colson left at 2:32 pm.
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Conversation No. 697-30 Date: March 30, 1972 Time: 2:32 pm - unknown before 2:36 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. Schedule [?] The President and Butterfield left at an unknown time before 2:36 pm.