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Start Date: Thursday, October 5, 1972 11:40 PM
End Date: Thursday, October 5, 1972 11:48 PM
Participants:Nixon, Richard M. (President); Ziegler, Ronald L.; [Unknown person(s)]; White House operator;
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On October 5, 1972, President Richard M. Nixon, Ronald L. Ziegler, unknown person(s), and the White House operator talked on the telephone from 7:40 pm to 7:48 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 031-005 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 31-5 Date: October 5, 1972 Time: 7:40 pm - 7:48 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler. 3 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Oct-06) Ziegler's voter registration The President conferred with an unknown person at an unknown time between 7:40 pm and 7:48 pm. Status of unknown object [End of conferral] Ziegler's voter registration -California, Virginia Televised press conferences -The President's press conference, October 5, 1972 -Press coverage -Style and content of press conference -Washington Star -Television coverage -George S. McGovern's foreign policy speech -Relation to 1972 campaign -Television coverage compared with written coverage -Future appearances -The President's forthcoming schedule -Radio speech -Atlanta appearance -Press coverage -Speeches compared with press conferences -Television exposure -The President’s view -John A. Scali -Ziegler's forthcoming conversation with Walter L. Cronkite, Jr. Television coverage of the President -Compared with written coverage -Dan Rather, Tom Jarriel -National Broadcasting Company [NBC] -Ziegler’s forthcoming conversation with Richard G. Valeriani -Ziegler’s forthcoming conversation with John W. Chancellor -Ziegler’s view -Compared with Rather and Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS] 4 NIXON PRESIDENTIAL MATERIALS STAFF Tape Subject Log (rev. Oct-06) -Effect on White House relationship with Cronkite -American Broadcasting Company [ABC] -William A. Gil, Jr. -Jarriel -NBC -White house pressure -Chancellor -Ziegler’s forthcoming conversation with Cronkite