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Conversation: 016-126

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Start Date: 19-Dec-1971 7:55 PM

End Date: 19-Dec-1971 8:01 PM


Nixon, Richard M. (President)Connally, John B.

Recording Device: White House Telephone

Full Tape Conversation Start Time: 04:38:54

Full Tape Conversation End Time: 04:43:42


NARA Description:

On December 19, 1971, President Richard M. Nixon and John B. Connally talked on the telephone from 7:55 pm to 8:01 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 016-126 of the White House Tapes.

Nixon Library Finding Aid:

Conversation No. 16-126

Date: December 19, 1971
Time: 7:55 pm - 8:01 pm
Location: White House Telephone

The President talked with John B. Connally.


                                      Tape Subject Log
                                        (rev. 10/06)

     President’s schedule
          -H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman
          -Connally’s schedule
                -Plane from Bermuda
                -Connally’s anniversary
                -Anthony Barber [?]
                      -Ronald L. Ziegler

     Monetary Agreement
         -Praise for Connally
         -Press reaction

     Money supply
         -Milton Friedman
         -Proposed meeting with Arthur F. Burns at the Quadriad
              -Charls E. Walker
              -Open Market Committee
                    -Burns meeting
                         -Increase in money supply
              -Connally influence on Burns
              -George P. Shultz
              -Reaction to meeting