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Start Date: Saturday, December 16, 1972 8:25 PM
End Date: Saturday, December 16, 1972 8:28 PM
Participants:Nixon, Richard M. (President); Ziegler, Ronald L.;
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On December 16, 1972, President Richard M. Nixon and Ronald L. Ziegler talked on the telephone from 3:25 pm to 3:28 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 034-099 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 34-99 Date: December 16, 1972 Time: 3:25 pm - 3:28 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with Ronald L. Ziegler. [See Conversation No. 382-9] Vietnam negotiations -Henry A. Kissinger briefing, December 16, 1972 -Kissinger’s demeanor -Ziegler’s current viewing on TV -Channel 9 [WTOP] -Work with Ziegler -Public expectations -News coverage -Public expectations -US troops -Number casualties -Media coverage of war -Message -Avoiding short peace after long war -US bombing -Hanoi reaction -News coverage -Public reaction -Compared to David Brinkley, media and press coverage -82- NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. Dec.-07)