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Start Date: Sunday, March 11, 1973 6:49 PM
End Date: Sunday, March 11, 1973 6:58 PM
Participants:Nixon, Richard M. (President); Haldeman, H. R. ("Bob");
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On March 11, 1973, President Richard M. Nixon and H. R. ("Bob") Haldeman talked on the telephone at an unknown time between 1:49 pm and 1:58 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 037-083 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 37-83 Date: March 11, 1973 Time: 1:49 pm-1:58 pm Location: White House Telephone The President talked with H. R. (“Bob”) Haldeman. President's crime radio address -Congressional reaction -Press coverage -Tactics in press release -Speech revisions -Strength -Dr. Jerome H. Jaffe -Drug rehabilitation -Legal position -Congress -Lead press stories -“Soft headed judges” -Probation officers -Death penalty - 60 - NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept-09) Conversation No. 37-83 (cont’d) Public relations [PR] -Reaching local communities -Television [TV] announcements -Radio addresses -Compared to Chicago -Raymond K. Price, Jr. -Better Government League -Jewish demonstrators -President’s 1968 and 1972 campaigns -Effectiveness -Haldeman’s view -Rowland Evans -Robert D. Novak -Presidential statements -Radio -TV -Example -President’s crime radio address -Message to Congress -Press coverage in Washington, DC -Radio -Additional impact -Press criticism -Benefit -Compared to live event -Substance of address -National reception -Color stories Veterans -Vietnam -“Freeloaders” -Office of Management and Budget [OMB] - 61 - NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY Tape Subject Log (rev. Sept-09)