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Date: 
Mar 31, 1972
Location: 
Oval Office
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Conversation No. 699-1 Date: March 31, 1972 Time: 10:13 am - 11:14 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Rose Mary Woods. ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 5m 8s ]
Manolo Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 10:13 am.
END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 ********************************************************************** Woods and Sanchez left and Henry A. Kissinger entered at 10:17 am. Vietnam -North Vietnamese offensive -Timing -Firebases -Directives -Timing -US air strikes -Surface-to Air-Missile [SAM] sites -Timing -Air Force -Orders -SAM sites
Harold J. Gibbons -Today show appearance **********************************************************************
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 3 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 1m 2s ]
END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 3 ********************************************************************** Foreign Policy -William P. Rogers’s forthcoming trip to Europe -Announcement of trip to Europe -Timing -Kissinger's trip to Japan -Messages to heads of state -Announcement -Timing -Europeans -Messages to heads of state -Willy Brandt -Georges J. R. Pompidou -Timing -The President’s Message to Luis Echeverria Alvarez -Camp David -The People’s Republic of China [PRC] trip -Messages from the President -Josip Broz Tito -Nicolae Ceausescu -Kissinger’s conversation with John C. Stennis -War Powers Act -Vote -The President’s preparation for US-Soviet summit -Leonid I. Brezhnev -Troop cuts -Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -Number -Melvin R. Laird -Support troops -Combat troops -Possible military base closures -1972 election
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-War Powers Act -Clark Macgregor
Intellectual community -Massachusetts Institute of Technology [MIT] Study [The Limits of Growth] -Howard K. Smith -Politics -Conservatism -Education -Perfect society -Communism -Socialism -Marxists -Jeremy Bentham -Views regarding the US -Academic life -Teenager’s effect on professors -Insecurity -National reputation -Arthur M. Schlessinger, Jr. -Kissinger -Average Harvard University professor -Tenure -Compared to the law profession -Kissinger at Harvard -Books -Nuclear Weapons and Foreign policy -19th century diplomacy [A World Restored:Castlereagh, Metternich and the Restoration of Peace 1812-1822] -Socialist theory -Low social standing -Manipulativeness -Kennedy family -The President’s possible interaction with intellectuals -Reelection of the President -Vietnam War -1972 campaign -Reelection -Percentage of votes -Events -Press
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Republican National Convention -Soviet trip -Democrats -Wisconsin primary ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 5 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 7m 47s ]
END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 5 ********************************************************************** Gabriel Heatter -News characteristics -World War II News commentators -White House attitude toward opponents -1970 decision -"Americanism" -Economy -William L. Safire -Economy -Unemployment -Vice-President Spiro T. Agnew -Democrats -Basic American values -Attack on opponents -Timing -Election -Democratic National Convention -Republican National Convention -The President's trips -Possible trip around US -Soviet Union Soviet summit -Kissinger's meeting with Anatoliy E. Dobrynin -Dobrynin’s previous meeting with Rogers
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-SALT -State Department announcement -Submarine-launched Ballistic Missiles [SLBM] -SALT -SLBMs -State Department -Defense Department -Joint Chiefs of Staff [JCS] -Democrats -Expectations for summit -Trade -State Department -Negotiations -Agriculture Department -Earl L. Butz's trip -Timing Negotiations -State Department -Ambassadors -Agencies -Example -Drugs -State Department -Ambassadors -John B. Connally -John N. Mitchell -Richard G. Kleindienst -Ellsworth F. Bunker -Vietnam -Ambassadors -State Department -Meeting -Connally The President left at an unknown time after 10:17 am. [No Conversation]
Sanchez entered at an unknown time after 10:17 am. [General conversation]
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
The President entered and Sanchez left at an unknown time before 11:10 am. Foreign Policy -Kissinger's Meeting With Connally -Future meetings -Frequency -Connally's understanding of foreign policy issues -Dinner -Economy -Bloc of countries -US -Argentina -Japan -Canada -Indonesia -Europeans -Varied interests of possible member nations -Canada -The President compared to Connally -Arthur Krock -Analysis -Joseph McCarthy -Dwight D. Eisenhower -Leaders -Politics and foreign affairs -Anti-foreign sentiment -Azores trip -Pompidou -US cooperation with Europe -Kissinger -Germans -Israel -Rogers -Joseph J. Sisco -George H. W. Bush -Talk with the President -Bureaucratic system -United Nations [UN] -State Department -Israelis -United Arab Republic [UAR]
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Jordan -The President and Rogers -Hussein ibn Talal [Hussein, King of Jordan] **************************************************** BEGIN W/D ITEM NO. 7 [National Security] [Duration: 27s] MIDDLE EAST END W/D ITEM NO 7
-Prince Klemens Furst von Metternich -Quote on foreign policy -Pakistan -The President's talk with Foreign Minister [Aziz Ahmed] -PRC -Soviets -India -Bangladesh -Recognition -Connally -Multi-lateral agreements -Analysis -Common Market -Tactics -Relations with foreigners
Economy -Food prices -Peter G. Peterson -Donald H. Rumsfeld -George P. Shultz -Connally The PRC trip -Rogers -Marshall Green -Appearance on Face the Nation
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Rogers -Public statements -Stewart J. O. Alsop's column -Foreign Affairs Committee -Public appearances -Council of Foreign Relations [CFR] -Advertising Council -Alexander M. Haig, Jr. -Television -Knowledge -Tone -Liberals compared to conservatives -Human nature -Interests compared to ideals -The President’s meeting with foreign leaders -Tito -Ceausescu -Dinner with Mr. and Mrs. Joseph W. Alsop -Meeting with Mao Tse-Tung -Joseph Alsop -Dinner -Articles The President's schedule -CFR -Rogers -Bohemian Grove -1967 -Kansas City -Briefing of the press -CFR -Rogers -J. William Fulbright -Michael J. Mansfield -PRC trip -Meetings with Chou En-Lai -Rogers's conversation with Foreign Minister -US presence in Asia -Minutes -Meeting With Mao Tse-Tung -Chou En-Lai -The President's meeting with Tito
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Tone -Cigars -Winston S. Churchill -Scotch
Liberals -Beliefs Rogers -Washington Post -Kissinger -Administration's accomplishments -PRC -Soviet Union -1972 election -Washington Post -Clark M. Clifford -Preparation India-Pakistan relations -Bangladesh -Kissinger's meeting with Indian Ambassador -Newsweek Story -Jack N. Anderson papers -Aid -Continuation as an issue -Democrats -PRC -Soviet Union -Liberals -The PRC trip -India-Pakistan -Jordan -Minister of Culture’s talk with Kissinger Kissinger’s schedule Vietnam -Possible US bombing -Timing -Plan
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Adm. Thomas H. Moorer -Approval -SAM sites -Demilitarized Zone [DMZ] -Laotian border -B-52s -North Vietnam
Kissinger left at 11:14 am.
Conversation No. 699-2 Date: March 31, 1972 Time: Unknown between 11:14 am and 11:20 am Location: Oval Office The President talked with Rose Mary Woods. The President's schedule -Unknown event or item -Meeting with Woods
Conversation No. 699-3 Date: March 31, 1972 Time: 11:20 am - 11:40 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Rose Mary Woods. ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 6m 38s ]
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 1 ********************************************************************** Disposition of gifts to the President -Head of State gifts Call from C. Arnholt Smith -1968 campaign -Corporate funds -[Life article of March 24, 1972] -Yellow Cab Company Parades -Gen. Robert E. Cushman, Jr. -Timing -Election Letters to the President -Unknown man -Unemployed Department of Commerce -William Peterson -Economics -U.S. Steel -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Daughter -Writing [for Julie Nixon Eisenhower and Tricia Nixon Cox] ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 2 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 1m 44s ]
END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 2 ********************************************************************** Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 11:20 am.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
The President's schedule -Meeting -National Commission on Fire Prevention and Control -Chairman and Vice Chairman -Press photograph -Presentation -Gifts -Richard E. Bland -W. Howard McClennan -International Association of Fire Fighters Bull left at an unknown time before 11:40 am. ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 3 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 3m 27s ]
END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 3 ********************************************************************** Note -Arnold Reston -Honore Daumier prints -The President and Henry A. Kissinger -Description -Camp David Letters -Salutation -“Ms.” -Compared to “Miss” or “Mrs.” ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 4 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 3m 34s ]
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 4 ********************************************************************** Woods left at 11:40 am.
Conversation No. 699-4 Date: March 31, 1972 Time: 11:42 am - 11:59 am Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. Arrangements for photograph The Presidents left at an unknown time after 11:42 am.
Bull met with Richard E. Bland, W. Howard McClennan, Louis Amabali [?], Lt. Tommy Arevala, Perce Bugbee, Dorothy S. Duke, Ernst R. G. Eckert, Roger M. Freeman, Jr., Robert Hechtman, Albert E. Hole, John F. Hurley, John L. Jablonsky, Keith E. Klinger, Dr. Anne W. Phillips, John A. Proven, Baron Whitaker, William J. Young, Howard D. Tipton, Clayton Willis, George T. Bell, and James Casey;members of the press and the White House photographer were present at the beginning of the meeting. The President’s schedule -Telephone call Greetings Press photograph -Lining up -Two rows -Firemen -Organization The President entered at an unknown time after 11:42 am.
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Introductions Bull left at an unknown time before 11:59 am. [Photograph session] -General conversation -The President’s 1953 trip to Singapore Presentation of the report -Casualties -Cost of fire damage per annum -Commission members -San Clemente -Doctor -Anne W. Phillips -Massachusetts General Hospital Presentation of gifts -Cufflinks -Bows White House fire drill -Fire prevention week -National attention -Importance -Residence -Offices -Aid in reduction of fire injury -Fire drill on ships -White House -Age -Fireplaces Bell -Appreciation Introductions -Unknown man -Friend of the President -Ohio -Vinton County -Frank Nixon
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-New York -San Clemente -Forest fires -Paul Miller -Hackes -Possible participation in the President’s trip to Soviet Union while Vice-President General conversation -Richard B. Ogilvie -Minnesota -California -Trees -Forest fires -Reston, Virginia -North Carolina -North Carolina State University -Duke University -Dr. Phillips -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -Gifts -New Hampshire -Margaret Chase Smith -Norris Cotton Rhode Island John H. Chafee The President’s trip to the People’s Republic of China [PRC] Connecticut -Re-election of the President -Thomas J. Meskill -J. William Middendorf -Lang [surname unknown] -Wife Tipton’s experience playing football -George E. Allen -University of Redlands -Whittier College -Harry Tipton -Duke
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Golf Bland et al. left at 11:59 am.
Conversation No. 699-5 Date: March 31, 1972 Time: 11:59 am - 12:00 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Stephen B. Bull. The President's schedule -Forthcoming meeting -Eugene S. Cowen Bull left.
Conversation No. 699-6 Date: March 31, 1972 Time: 12:00 pm - 12:02 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Eugene S. Cowen and Richard K. Cook; the White House photographer was present at the beginning of the meeting. Cowen's departure -Network executive -The President's send off [Photograph session] Presentation of gifts -Money clip Appreciation
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Cowen and Cook left.
Conversation No. 699-7 Date: March 31, 1972 Time: 12:02 pm - 1:58 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Ronald L. Ziegler. Media -Henry A. Kissinger -Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] -H.R. (“Bob”)Haldeman -Appearance -Marvin L. Kalb -Backgrounder -Julie Nixon Eisenhower's television appearance -Dinah Shore -Haldeman -Ziegler -William L. Safire -Richard A. Moore -Kissinger -Interest in substance -State Department -Return from Moscow -Democratic National Convention -Forthcoming television appearance Haldeman entered at 12:08 pm. -Julie Nixon Eisenhower television appearance -Godfrey Sperling, Jr. -Staff viewing -Conduct on television -Ingrid Bergman -Christmas show -Shore -Christmas show
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Maria McCllelan -Harry Reasoner -Shore -Tricia Nixon Cox -Julie Nixon Eisenhower’s performance -People’s Republic of China [PRC] -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon -The President -Kissinger’s possible appearance on CBS -Kissinger's press conference -Transcript -The PRC press corps -The President's meeting with Chou En-Lai -PRC -The President and Mrs. Nixon -Conduct -Audience -CBS -Kalb -Kissinger -Herbert G. Klein -Compared to efforts of John A. Scali -Press coverage -Ziegler’s view -Timing of Kissinger’s appearance -PRC -The President’s forthcoming Soviet trip -Kalb -The President’s view -The President’s press conferences compared to John F. Kennedy’s press conferences -Nicholas P. Thimmesch -Peter Lisagor -Kalb -Timing -Soviet trip -Democratic National Convention -Partisanship -White House staff -Domestic Council -Klein -Dealings with the press
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Compared to Kissinger -John B. Connally -Network coverage Economy -Prices -Meat -Percentages of increase -Family budgets -The President -Work in a grocery store during the Great Depression -Connally Media -Kissinger’s possible television appearance -Kalb -Prime time -Kissinger's talk with Ziegler -Kissinger's previous meeting with the President -Termination -Timing -William P. Rogers -State Department -Timing -Soviet trip -Networks -Bargaining -Questions -Vietnam -Taiwan, Republic of China -Middle East -Soviet summit -Balance of power -Middle East -Original purpose of appearance -PRC -Timing -CBS -Spokesman for US foreign policy -Rogers -The President -Soviet summit
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Strategic Arms Limitation Talks [SALT] -Kalb -Herbert E. Kaplow -National Broadcasting Company [NBC] -Removed from White House press detail -Radio -Sponsorship by insurance company -Television -Possible resignation -NBC -White House coverage -Forrest Boyd -Thomas E. Jarriel -William A. Gill, Jr. -CBS -Robert Pierpoint -Dan Rather -Schedule -NBC -John W. Chancellor -Richard G. Valeriani -Wife -Previous interaction with the President -Kaplow -Pierpoint -Rather -Radio and television correspondents dinner -Ziegler -Rather’s January 2, 1972 interview with the President -News summary -Warren E. Burger -Ziegler's introduction of correspondents -Kaplow, Jarriel, Rather -Rather -Humor -Ziegler -PRC trip -Suits -Kaplow -Humor -Rather -Reaction to comments
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Rather -Talk with Ziegler -Talk with Nancy Plessinger Ziegler -Public reaction to Rather’s humor -Haldeman’s view -Kaplow -The President's trip around the world, 1963 -The President's visit to Caracas -White House coverage -Possible environment job -Other White House positions -Haldeman’s view -Scali -Rather -Correspondents dinner Gridiron dinner -Burger’s possible attendance -Edgar A. Poe -Call from the White House -Roger’s possible call to Burger -Carl B. Albert -Rogers's appearance The President's meeting with Frank E. Fitzsimmons -George Meany -Pay Board -Meany -American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations [AFL-CIO] council meeting -Leonard Woodcock -Loan from the International Brotherhood of Teamsters -Labor leaders compared to businessmen -The President’s view PRC trip -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon's television special -Constance M. Stuart -Scali -Highlights of Mrs. Nixon's tours -Voice-over by Mrs. Nixon -Script
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Importance -American Broadcasting Company [ABC] -Length -Timing -Preparation -Scali -Ziegler -Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Decision date -Narration -Highlights of Mrs. Nixon's tours -Audio tape -Scripting -Mrs. Nixon’s voice -Narration -Announcer -Stuart -Scheduling -Haldeman’s view -Hairdresser during trip [Rita R. DeSantis] -John V. (“Jack”) Brennan -Mike Schrauth -John P. D'arcy -Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Talk with Haldeman -Film -Compared to moon landing -Footage of banquet -Guest House -Narration -The President’s activities during the trip -Public interest in trip -John F. Kennedy administration -Trips -Jacqueline (Bouvier) Kennedy -Paris -Mt. Vernon party for Mohammed Ayub Khan -Opportunity -Narration -Voice -Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Talk with Haldeman
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Ziegler -Importance -Mrs. Nixon's schedule -Public event in California -Importance -Audience -Beginning of program -Film -Voice-over -Haldeman's talk with Julie Nixon Eisenhower Kissinger's possible television appearance -The President’s view -Willingness -Kalb's involvement -Timing -Soviet trip -The President’s memoranda -Buildup of Kissinger -Soviet trip -Foreign policy question Ziegler’s schedule American Society of Newspaper Editors [ASNE] reception -Number of participants -Questions and answers [Q and A] -White House events -Frequency -Panel -Location -East Room -The President's appearance -Questions -Length -Date -The President's press conference -Television Press conferences -Office -Television coverage
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Writing press -Previous press conference in the Oval Office, March 24, 1972 -Television coverage of stories from the press conference -Haldeman -Film cameras -Ziegler’s view -NBC -Possible story on refusal to answer questions -Location -Previous press conference in the Oval Office -Television compared to the writing press -Impromptu nature of office press conferences -Location -East Room compared to Press Room -Press coverage -Audience -Equal time -315 ruling on press conferences -Federal Communications Commission [FCC] testimony memorandum -Newton Minow -Lyndon B. Johnson -Election -Democratic primary -John N. Ashbrook -Democrats -Presidential advantage -Democratic National Convention ASNE reception [April 20, 1972] -Length -White House policemen, fire chiefs, church services -Comparisons -News conference -Length -Networks -Ziegler’s view -Editors -[First name unknown] Whiteough [?] from Missouri -Unknown editor from North Dakota -Orange County -White House press corps -Numbers
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-White House correspondents -Q and A session -Klein -Wives -Length -Timing -Press conference -Q and A -Television -Possible event at ASNE hotel -White House reception -Timing -Press conference -The President’s forthcoming trip to Canada PRC -Ping Pong match between PRC and US teams -Press coverage -Timing -White House tennis court -Grandstand -Doubles -Singles -Mixed doubles -Demonstration for the President ASNE reception -Questions -Previous press conference -Length -Location -Questions -Number of attendees -Radio -Live -Time -Networks -Television -Q and A -Location -Radio -Length
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Editors -Radio -Time -Audience -Dinner -Panel -Number of participants -Applause -Wives -Press conference -Questions Press conferences -Television -Number -Timing -Soviet trip -Democratic National Convention -Possible dates -Possible network interview -“Three on one” -Soviet trip -Foreign policy -Ziegler’s view -Timing -“Three on one” -Press conference -Summits -Foreign policy -Pattern -1969 -ABC -One on one interview -CBS -One on one interview -NBC -A Day in the Life of the President -Three on one -Timing -Soviet summit -Format -Q and A
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Television -Networks -Equal time -315 ruling -Soviet summit -Busing -Networks -Audiences -1960 campaign -Claire Booth Luce -Speech -Rating -Air time -Vice Presidential candidates -Henry Cabot Lodge -Rating -The President’s appearance as a candidate -Rating
ASNE reception -Radio -Importance -Endorsements -Klein -Convention -Drawing -Criteria for attendance -Q and A -Location -Receiving line -Blue Room -Redecoration -Compared to Red Room and Green Room Ziegler left at 1:16 pm. The President's schedule -Possible speech at the National Catholic Educational Association [NCEA] convention -Timing -Connally
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Tax reform -Wilbur D. Mills The President left at an unknown time after 1:16 pm. Request for Manolo Sanchez The President re-entered at an unknown time before 1:53 pm. The President's schedule -Possible trip to Cambridge, Massachusetts -Tricia Nixon Cox -Harvard University -Spring vacation -Plane travel -Size of plane -Press -Backup plane -Helicopter -Large plane -Possible departure from Camp David -Tricia Nixon Cox -Departure from airport -Gettysburg -Harrisburg -Press pool -Advance notice of trip -Easter Sunday -News -Demonstrations -Previous Easter -Episcopal priests
Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 1:16 pm. The President's schedule -Camp David -Departure -Time -Helicopter -Mrs. Nixon
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Car -Ellipse Bull left at an unknown time before 1:53 pm. Rose Mary Woods entered at an unknown time after 1:16 pm. Camp David -Departure -Woods's call to Mrs. Nixon -Time -Car to Ellipse Haldeman talked with an unknown person at an unknown time between 1:16 and 1:53 pm;the President can be heard talking with Woods in the background. The President's schedule -The President’s possible speech at the NCEA conference -Cancellation -Tennis racquets Woods left at an unknown time before 1:53 pm. -Camp David -Time -Departure [End of telephone conversation] Material for the President's review -Canadian Parliament speech -U.S. News and World Report article -Canadian Parliament speech -Safire -Price -Kissinger Emil (“Bus”) Mosbacher, Jr. -Possible participation in the Soviet trip -Seating arrangements in motorcades -The President's car -Patricia R. Mosbacher
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Emil Mosbacher’s possible participation in Soviet trip -Advance trips -Patricia Mosbacher -Adele (Langston) Rogers -Advance trips -William R. Codus -Protocol -Hussein ibn Talal [Hussein, King of Jordan] Woods entered at an unknown time after 1:16 pm. The President's schedule -Camp David -Mrs. Nixon -Travel plans Bull entered at an unknown time after 1:16 pm. -Time Bull left at an unknown time before 1:53 pm.
********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 2 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 1m ]
END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 2 ********************************************************************** The President’s schedule -Flight to Camp David -The President’s possible speech at the NCEA Woods left at an unknown time before 1:53 pm. -Elliott Richardson -Politics
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Importance -Connally -Vice-President Spiro T. Agnew Camp David -Dwight David II and Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Use of helicopter from Andrews Air Force Base -Compared to driving -Tricia Nixon Cox -Dwight D. Eisenhower -Cabinet -Staff -Military aide -Tricia Nixon Cox -Convenience -Forthcoming discussion with the President regarding public programs News summary story -Contributors -John V. Tunney -C. Arnholt Smith -1968 International Telephone and Telegraph [ITT] case -Dita D. Beard -Secretary -Vance Hartke -Helicopter and plane story -Contributions -Democratic Charles W. Colson -Schedule -Location -Relaxation Busing issue -John D. Ehrlichman -Role -Rowland Evans and Robert D.Novak
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
News summary -Evans and Novak -Politicians -Analysis -Detail ITT case -Robert H. Finch -Effect on the administration -Press -Finch -Quotation -Dealing with the press -Klein -Possible meeting with Finch -Kissinger -Rogers -Clark MacGregor -Colson -News -Secretary's testimony [Mrs. Stanwich?] -Hartke -Airplane -Harold S. Geneen -White House strategy -Tunney -Questions -Hartke Congress -Use of airplanes -Gill report -State Department -Investigation -Alcohol -John E. Hunt -Overseas travel of Congressmen and Senators -Use of funds -Kleenex story -ABC -Congressmen's calls to the State Department
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Democrats -Contributions Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Television appearance -Staff viewing -Convention plans -John Reagan (“Tex”) McCrary -Dinah Shore show -Staff viewing Media -Possible meetings with the President -Kissinger -Walter L. Cronkite, Jr. -John Chancellor -Howard K. Smith -Kissinger's role in establishing meetings -Scali -Klein -Writing press -Lunch with Stewart J. O. Alsop -Joseph G. Kraft -New Republic -Cronkite -Chancellor -Smith -Kissinger -Handshaking PRC -Ping Pong team -Visit to the US -Newsworthiness -Travel -Pandas -Naming White House staff -Discipline -Klein
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Finch -Haldeman's forthcoming conversation with Lyndon K. (“Mort”)Allin -Reporting of Finch’s comments -Finch’s and Klein's statements -Foreign policy remarks -Youth -Primaries -ITT case -Settlement -Convention -Republicans -William V. Roth, Jr. -Sherman Adams example News summary -Preparation -Allin Press ********************************************************************** BEGIN WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 3 [Personal Returnable] [Duration: 9m 59s ]
Woods entered at 1:53 pm. Woods left at 1:54 pm. Bull entered at an unknown time after 1:54 pm.
END WITHDRAWN ITEM NO. 3 ********************************************************************** Haldeman and Bull left at 1:58 pm.
Conversation No. 699-8
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
Date: March 31, 1972 Time: 2:00 pm - 2:05 pm Location: Oval Office The President met with Alexander P. Butterfield. The President's schedule [Signing documents] Entertainment for the White House -Arthur Rubinstein -European tour -Blacks -Organization of American States [OAS] dinner Rose Mary Woods entered at an unknown time after 2:00 pm -Forthcoming dinner for Luis Echeverria Alvarez -Fred Waring -Dinner for Echeverria -Medal of Freedom Stephen B. Bull entered at an unknown time after 2:00 pm. Schedule -Camp David -Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon Bull left at an unknown time before 2:05 pm. Dinah Shore -Note from the President -Addressing -Dictation -Television show -Julie Nixon Eisenhower -Mrs. Nixon and the President -Julie Nixon Eisenhower Dictation of note to Mrs. Joseph W. Alsop [Susan (Patten) Alsop] -Book
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. 8/07)
-Page 51 -Reference made by Russell A. Kirk -Edmund Burke -French Revolution -The President’s conversation with Susan Alsop -Kirk's book Susan Alsop Echeverria The President, Butterfield and Woods left at 2:05 pm.