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Start Date: Tuesday, May 29, 1973 2:40 AM
End Date: Tuesday, May 29, 1973 2:44 AM
Participants:White House operator; Nixon, Richard M. (President); Keyes, Paul W.;
Recording Device: White House Telephone
On May 28, 1973, White House operator, President Richard M. Nixon, and Paul W. Keyes talked on the telephone from 10:40 pm to 10:44 pm. The White House Telephone taping system captured this recording, which is known as Conversation 039-025 of the White House Tapes.
Nixon Library Finding Aid:
Conversation No. 39-25 Date: May 28, 1973 Time: 10:40 pm - 10:44 pm Location: White House Telephone The White House operator talked with the President. Incoming telephone call The President talked with Paul W. Keyes. President’s trip to Florida Former prisoners of war [POWs] dinner -Keyes’s efforts -Telephone calls from Alexander M. Haig, Jr. and Ronald L. Ziegler -Television [TV] coverage -Networks -American Broadcasting Companies [ABC] -Jack Webb’s telephone call to Keyes -POWs’ reaction -Newspaper coverage -Statements by John Wayne, James (“Jimmy”) Stewart, and Ricardo Montalban -Keyes’s role -24- NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Tape Subject Log (rev. February-2011) Conversation No. 39-25 (cont’d) -Miriam E. (Kelleher) Keyes -POW bracelet -Dance with POW -Duration -President’s activities -Leslie T. (“Bob”) Hope -Cue cards Watergate -Effect on President -Popular opinion POW dinner -Wayne and Stewart -Return flight -Mood -Recognition for performers -Keyes’s conversation with Stephen B. Bull -Certificate, cuff links, gift