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Start Date: 1-May-1973 1:23 PM
End Date: 1-May-1973 1:24 PM
Participants:Nixon, Richard M. (President); White House operator; Ford, Gerald R.;
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On May 1, 1973, President Richard M. Nixon, White House operator, and Gerald R. Ford talked on the telephone at an unknown time between 1:23 pm and 1:24 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 045-087 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 45-87 Date: May 1, 1973 Time: Unknown between 1:23 pm and 1:24 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with the White House operator. Request for telephone call -William J. Baroody, Jr. President’s telephone call to Gerald R. Ford The President talked with Ford between 1:24 pm - 1:26 pm. [See also Conversation No. 433-19] Watergate -Ford’s note -Need for Republican counterattack -President’s speech -President’s Congressional supporters -Resignations of John D. Ehrlichman and H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman -Need for Republican counterattack -Charles H. Percy, Jr. -Special Prosecutor -Elliot L. Richardson -Hamilton Fish, Jr.’s conversation with Ford -61- NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. October-2012) Conversation No. 45-89 (cont’d)