Easy NixonAbout

Conversation: 012-015

Prev:  012-014 Next: 012-016

Start Date: 20-Oct-1971 5:33 PM

End Date: 20-Oct-1971 5:40 PM


Nixon, Richard M. (President)Mitchell, John N.

Recording Device: White House Telephone

Full Tape Conversation Start Time: 00:27:48

Full Tape Conversation End Time: 00:35:10


NARA Description:

On October 20, 1971, President Richard M. Nixon and John N. Mitchell talked on the telephone from 5:33 pm to 5:40 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 012-015 of the White House Tapes.

Nixon Library Finding Aid:

Conversation No. 12-15

Date: October 20, 1971


                                       Tape Subject Log
                                         (rev. 10/06)

Time: 5:33 pm- 5:40 pm
Location: White House Telephone

John N. Mitchell talked with the President.

[See Conversation No. 282-30]

     Supreme Court appointments
          -Lewis F. Powell, Jr.
                -Martin Luther King, Jr.
          -Howard H. Baker, Jr.
                -Knoxville, Tennessee
          -William H. Rehnquist
                -Robert H. Jackson
          -Lawrence E. Walsh
                -Previous conversation with Mitchell
                -American Bar Association [ABA] Committee
                      -Rejection of candidates
                -Herschel H. Friday
                -Mildred L. Lillie
                -Possible letter form Walsh
                      -Administration’s position
                      -Possible press statement
          -Press statement
                -Forthcoming announcement
                      -Ronald L. Ziegler