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Start Date: 25-May-1973 1:25 AM

End Date: 25-May-1973 1:27 AM


White House operatorNixon, Richard M. (President)Keyes, Paul W.

Recording Device: White House Telephone


NARA Description:

On May 25, 1973, White House operator, President Richard M. Nixon, and Paul W. Keyes talked on the telephone from 1:25 am to 1:27 am. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 039-017 of the White House Tapes.

Nixon Library Finding Aid:

Conversation No. 39-17

Date: May 25, 1973
Time: 1:25 am - 1:27 am
Location: White House Telephone

The White House operator talked with the President.

       Incoming telephone call

The President talked with Paul W. Keyes.

       Former prisoners of war [POWs] dinner 

             -Afternoon reception

                     -State Department       

             -Keyes’s response           

             -Joey Heatherton          

                     -Agent’s assurances         

             -John Wayne           

             -Television [TV] coverage         

                     -President’s image
                             -Compared to John Ford Medal of Freedom reception
             -Irving Berlin
             -Sammy Davis, Jr.
             -TV coverage
                     -Today Show, morning shows
             -Keyes’s efforts

             -Keyes’s schedule           

                     -Invitation to Florida



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