Tuesday, June 1, 1971 - 6:30pm
Richard Nixon, Operator
White House Telephone

White House Operator: Yes, please. Yes, please.
President Nixon: Operator, would you hold all of my calls please, after 9:00 tonight?
White House Operator: Hold 'em after 9 [P.M.]?
President Nixon: Yeah.
White House Operator: Yes, sir.
President Nixon: I'm having a press conference, and then after that I have some other things I have to do--”
White House Operator: Fine, thank you, sir.
President Nixon: --”so I don't want any interruptions.
White House Operator: We'll be glad to, Mr. President.
President Nixon: OK. Fine.
White House Operator: Fine.

Original tape courtesy of the Nixon Library. This transcript is a working draft. Please let us know if you find important errors.