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Highlights from LBJ’s Telephone Conversations:
January – December 1967

HIGHLIGHTED TOPICS APPEAR IN BOLD PRINT

Citation No.:  11333

Speaker:  ABE  FORTAS

Tape:  WH6701.03            Program No.:  1

Length:  13:44

Date:  1/11/1967

Time:  3:45P

Other Speakers:  MARY SLATER; UNIDENTIFIED FEMALE

Transcribed:  N

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  RECORDING STARTS AFTER CONVERSATION HAS BEGUN; RECORDING OF FORTAS' CALL IS INTERRUPTED BY CALL FROM UNIDENTIFIED FEMALE TO MARY SLATER

Topics:  LBJ OFFERS PLANE FOR EARL WARREN'S USE ON LATIN AMERICAN TRIP; UNNAMED MAN'S CONTRACT; NYT DECISION TO CANCEL SERIES ON WARREN REPORT; LBJ DISCUSSES KENNEDY MACHINE'S VINDICTIVENESS; APPOINTMENTS TO KENNEDY CENTER BOARD; ARTHUR SCHLESINGER'S CRITICISM

 

Citation No.:  11358

Speaker:  BILLY  GRAHAM

Tape:  WH6701.04            Program No.:  15

Length:  2:21

Date:  1/16/1967

Time:  10:35A

Other Speakers:  OFFICE SECRETARY; OFFICE CONVERSATION

Transcribed:  Y

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "SUMMARIZED"; LBJ ASKS OFFICE SECRETARY "HAVE YOU GOT THIS?"; LBJ TALKS TO SOMEONE IN HIS OFFICE DURING CALL

 

Topics:  LBJ INVITES GRAHAM AND HIS WIFE TO WH TO DISCUSS GRAHAM'S RECENT TRIP TO VIETNAM; GRAHAM DISCUSSES HIS UPCOMING TRIP TO TEXAS AND BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA; LBJ SUGGESTS GRAHAM READ JOHN STEINBECK'S STORY IN WASHINGTON POST ON STEINBECK'S TRIP TO VIETNAM

 

Citation No.:  11363

Speaker:  RICHARD  RUSSELL

Tape:  WH6701.05            Program No.:  4

Length:  14:48

Date:  1/16/1967

Time:  6:17P

Other Speakers:

Transcribed:  Y

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "SEN. RUSSELL, GA."; "SUMMARIZED"; RECORDING STARTS AFTER CONVERSATION HAS BEGUN

 

Topics:  LESTER MADDOX'S REQUEST TO MEET WITH LBJ ON HIGHWAY FUNDS; RUSSELL PRAISES MADDOX'S ACTIONS AS GOV.; LBJ'S EFFORTS TO HOLD DOWN SPENDING; DIFFERENCE BETWEEN AUTHORIZATIONS, EXPENDITURES; HOUSING, HIGHWAY FUNDS; COPPER SHORTAGE; US ECONOMY IN WARTIMES

 

Citation No.:  11378

Speaker:  RAMSEY  CLARK

Tape:  WH6701.06            Program No.:  4

Length:  13:50

Date:  1/20/1967

Time:  1:53P

Other Speakers:  "MARY" SLATER?; "MARILYN"

Transcribed:  N

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "RE: BOBBY BAKER"; POOR SOUND QUALITY; CLARK IS DIFFICULT TO HEAR; LBJ ASKS OFFICE SECRETARY "DO YOU HAVE THIS?"; RECORDING OF CONVERSATION WITH CLARK IS INTERRUPTED BY CALL FROM "MARILYN" TO "MARY" (SLATER?)

 

Topics:  CLARK DISCUSSES BOBBY BAKER'S TESTIMONY AT TRIAL TODAY; LBJ DISCUSSES HIS RECOLLECTION OF EVENTS, BOB KERR'S ASSISTANCE TO BAKER, SAYS BAKER IS VICTIM OF CONSPIRACY AS WAS WALTER JENKINS; BOB KERR'S POLITICAL POWER; MONEY FOUND IN KERR'S SAFE DEPOSIT BOX

 

Citation No.:  11380

Speaker:  WILLIAM  FULBRIGHT

Tape:  WH6701.06            Program No.:  6

Length:  15:32

Date:  1/20/1967

Time:  5:30P

Place:  MANSION

Transcribed:  Y

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "SUMMARIZED"; CONTINUES FROM PREVIOUS PNO; RECORDING ENDS BEFORE CONVERSATION IS OVER

 

Topics:  J. EDGAR HOOVER'S VIEWS ON CONSULAR CONVENTION WITH USSR; LBJ OFFERS ADVICE ON HANDLING HOOVER; DISAGREEMENT BETWEEN HOOVER, FULBRIGHT OVER JOE MCCARTHY; LBJ DISCUSSES VIETNAM PEACE PROSPECTS, HAWKS' CRITICISM; WILLIAM WESTMORELAND; PACIFICATION; MEXICO

 

Citation No.:  11384

Speaker:  RAMSEY  CLARK

Tape:  WH6701.07            Program No.:  4

Length:  15:01

Date:  1/20/1967

Time:  7:00P

Other Speakers:

Transcribed:  N

Restriction:  C-SAN

 

Comments:  CONTINUES FROM PREVIOUS PNO AND ON NEXT PNO

 

Topics:  DEVELOPMENTS IN BOBBY BAKER TRIAL; MONEY FOUND IN BOB KERR'S SAFE DEPOSIT BOX; LBJ'S RECOLLECTION OF EVENTS; BOB KERR'S POLITICAL POWER; FUTURE OF WILLIAM BITTMAN, COURTNEY EVANS, HAROLD REIS AFTER TRIAL ENDS; RFK'S ROLE IN CASE; DONALD TURNER

 

Citation No.:  11404

Speaker:  NICHOLAS  KATZENBACH

Tape:  WH6701.08            Program No.:  11

Length:  13:28

Date:  1/25/1967

Time:  7:45P

Transcribed:  Y

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "SUMMARIZED"; CONTINUES ON NEXT PNO; PREVIOUSLY OPENED ON TAPE K67.01, PNO 3

 

Topics:  LBJ'S MEETING WITH HOUSE COMMITTEE CHAIRMEN; PRESS LEAKS FROM CRIME COMMISSION; KATZENBACH DEFENDS COMMISSION; J. EDGAR HOOVER'S VIEWS ON CONSULAR CONVENTION; LBJ COMPLAINS ABOUT DEMOCRATIC DISSENT IN CONGRESS; NEW HARRIS POLL; WILLIAM MANCHESTER BOOK

 

Citation No.:  11405

Speaker:  NICHOLAS  KATZENBACH

Tape:  WH6701.08            Program No.:  12

Length:  4:19

Date:  1/25/1967

Time:  7:45P

Transcribed:  Y

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "SUMMARIZED"; CONTINUES FROM PREVIOUS PNO; PREVIOUSLY OPENED ON TAPE K67.01, PNO 4

 

Topics:  COMMENTS ABOUT LBJ IN WILLIAM MANCHESTER'S BOOK ON JFK ASSASSINATION; BACKGROUND OF JFK'S VISIT TO TEXAS; J. EDGAR HOOVER AND CONSULAR CONVENTION; APPOINTMENTS OF WILLIAM MACOMBER, DOUGLAS MACARTHUR III; KATZENBACH REQUESTS MEETING ON CRIME COMMISSION

 

Citation No.:  11406

Speaker:  ROBERT  MCNAMARA

Tape:  WH6701.08            Program No.:  13

Length:  9:23

Date:  1/25/1967

Time:  8:05P

Transcribed:  Y

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "SUMMARIZED"

 

Topics:  POSSIBLE PUBLICATION OF MCNAMARA'S TESTIMONY BEFORE SENATE ARMED SERVICES COMMITTEE; INTERNAL DIVISION AT NYT ON VIETNAM, HARRISON SALISBURY'S ARTICLES; REQUEST FOR RECONNAISSANCE PHOTOS; RICHARD RUSSELL'S CONCERN ABOUT RESTRICTIONS ON US PILOTS

 

Citation No.:  11408

Speaker:  RAMSEY  CLARK

Tape:  WH6701.09            Program No.:  2

Length:  14:51

Date:  1/25/1967

Time:  8:22P

Transcribed:  Y

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "SUMMARIZED"; CONTINUES FROM PREVIOUS PNO AND ON NEXT PNO; LBJ APPARENTLY ON SPEAKERPHONE; PREVIOUSLY OPENED IN PART ON TAPE K67.01, PNO 6

 

Topics:  CANDIDATES FOR SOLICITOR GENERAL, DEPUTY ATTORNEY GENERAL; ARCHIBALD COX; EFFECT OF THURGOOD MARSHALL'S APPOINTMENT ON SUPREME COURT'S BALANCE; CONFLICT OF INTEREST IF TOM CLARK STAYS ON COURT; LBJ COMPLAINS ABOUT ANTITRUST CASES; FORD-PHILCO MERGER

 

Citation No.:  11514

Speaker:  MIKE  MANSFIELD

Tape:  WH6702.01            Program No.:  14

Length:  2:16

Date:  2/4/1967

Time:  2:55P

Place:  MANSION

Transcribed:  Y

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "SUMMARIZED"; RECORDING STARTS AFTER CONVERSATION HAS BEGUN

 

Topics:  LBJ DISCUSSES HIS EFFORTS TO PERSUADE EVERETT DIRKSEN TO SUPPORT RATIFICATION OF CONSULAR CONVENTION WITH USSR, ASKS MANSFIELD TO QUIETLY TALK TO HHH ABOUT THESE EFFORTS AND TO ASK HHH TO TEMPER HIS REMARKS TO THE PRESS

 

Citation No.:  11520

Speaker:  GERALD  FORD

Tape:  WH6702.02            Program No.:  3

Length:  15:49

Date:  2/7/1967

Time:  4:00P

Place:  MANSION

Transcribed:  Y

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "RE: SAME SUBJECT AS ABOVE W/SEN. DIRKSEN"; CONTINUES FROM PREVIOUS PNO; RECORDING ENDS BEFORE CONVERSATION IS OVER

 

Topics:  IMPOUNDMENT OF HIGHWAY FUNDS, RELEASE OF HOUSING FUNDS; DEBT LIMITATION BILL; PARTICIPATION CERTIFICATES; LENGTHY DISCUSSION OF FEDERAL BUDGET; LBJ PROPOSES BIPARTISAN COMMISSION TO STUDY PRESENTATION OF FEDERAL BUDGET; LBJ'S MEETING WITH RFK YESTERDAY

 

Citation No.:  11529

Speaker:  ROBERT  MCNAMARA

Tape:  WH6702.03            Program No.:  1

Length:  10:48

Date:  2/12/1967

Time:  10:13P

Place:  MANSION

Transcribed:  N

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  RECORDING STARTS AFTER CONVERSATION HAS BEGUN

 

Topics:  LBJ DISCUSSES US RESPONSE TO ALEXSEI KOSYGIN-HAROLD WILSON PEACE INITIATIVE, DISCUSSES BOMBING CESSATION WHEN NORTH VIETNAM CEASES INFILTRATION; NEED FOR RECORD TO SHOW THAT US HAS PURSUED PEACE PROPOSAL

 

Citation No.:  11570

Speaker:  MARSHALL  MCNEIL

Tape:  WH6702.06            Program No.:  11

Length:  7:43

Date:  2/27/1967

Time:  9:45P

Transcribed:  N

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "RETURNING HIS CALL"; RECORDING STARTS AFTER CONVERSATION HAS BEGUN

 

Topics:  MCNEIL INVITES LBJ TO ATTEND GRIDIRON DINNER AND MAKE PUBLIC SPEECH, SAYS RFK AND RONALD REAGAN WILL ATTEND DINNER; LBJ SAYS HE IS RELUCTANT TO ATTEND THIS OR OTHER DINNERS, SAYS HE WILL HAVE AT LEAST 2 PRESS CONFERENCES A MONTH TO COMMUNICATE TO PUBLIC

 

Citation No.:  11601

Speaker:  MIKE  MANSFIELD

Tape:  WH6703.01            Program No.:  1

Length:  5:55

Date:  3/1/1967

Time:  9:53A

Place:  MANSION

Transcribed:  N

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  RECORDING STARTS AFTER CONVERSATION HAS BEGUN

 

Topics:  MANSFIELD READS PROPOSED CONGRESSIONAL DECLARATION OF SUPPORT OF VIETNAM POLICY TO BE ATTACHED TO VIETNAM SUPPLEMENTAL BILL; LBJ DISCUSSES POSSIBLE CHANGES IN US MISSION TO VIETNAM INCLUDING APPOINTING ELLSWORTH BUNKER AS AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE

 

Citation No.:  11605

Speaker:  RICHARD  RUSSELL

Tape:  WH6703.01            Program No.:  5

Length:  9:38

Date:  3/2/1967

Time:  3:04P

Transcribed:  Y

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "SUMMARIZED"; RECORDING STARTS AFTER CONVERSATION HAS BEGUN

 

Topics:  LBJ DISCUSSES RFK'S SENATE SPEECH PROPOSING BOMBING HALT TO BRING ABOUT VIETNAM PEACE NEGOTIATIONS; PAST US BOMBING PAUSES, PEACE EFFORTS; LBJ'S MESSAGES TO HO CHI MINH; HAROLD WILSON-ALEXSEI KOSYGIN PEACE EFFORT; BACKGROUND OF 37-DAY BOMBING PAUSE

 

Citation No.:  11647

Speaker:  DEAN  RUSK

Tape:  WH6703.03            Program No.:  15

Length:  10:34

Date:  3/18/1967

Time:  10:43A

Transcribed:  Y

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "SUMMARIZED"; DAILY DIARY LISTS TIME OF CALL AS 10:50P; RUSK ON HOLD 0:25

 

Topics:  RUSK DISCUSSES SOUTH VIETNAMESE REPLY TO U THANT'S PEACE PROPOSAL, US RESPONSE; LBJ EXPRESSES SKEPTICISM ABOUT VARIOUS PEACE PROPOSALS, DECLINING PUBLIC SUPPORT FOR THE WAR, HANOI'S UNWILLINGNESS TO NEGOTIATE, NEED FOR US STRENGTH IN VIETNAM

 

Citation No.:  11649

Speaker:  HUBERT  HUMPHREY

Tape:  WH6703.04            Program No.:  1

Length:  15:18

Date:  3/18/1967

Time:  5:30P

Transcribed:  N

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "RE LEGISLATIVE MATTERS AND NEEDED VOTES FOR PRES'S SPACE TREATY BILL, AND INVESTMENT CREDIT BILL. ALSO NATO MATTERS"; CONTINUES ON NEXT PNO

 

Topics:  LBJ GIVES HHH ADVICE ON BRIEFINGS HHH IS TO GIVE ON ASIA; SENATE FOREIGN RELATIONS COMMITTEE HEARINGS ON PUNTA DEL ESTE RESOLUTION; GEORGE MCGOVERN; OUTER SPACE TREATY; INVESTMENT TAX CREDIT BILL; HHH'S TRIP TO EUROPE; NATO; CHART OF VIETNAM PEACE EFFORTS

 

Citation No.:  11650

Speaker:  HUBERT  HUMPHREY

Tape:  WH6703.04            Program No.:  2

Length:  11:33

Date:  3/18/1967

Time:  5:30P

Transcribed:  N

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "RE LEGISLATIVE MATTERS AND NEEDED VOTES FOR PRES'S SPACE TREATY BILL, AND INVESTMENT CREDIT BILL. ALSO NATO MATTERS"; CONTINUES FROM PREVIOUS PNO

 

Topics:  HHH'S UPCOMING TRIP TO EUROPE; LBJ OFFERS DEFENSE OF US POLICY ON NATO, VIETNAM, DISCUSSES UK CRITICISM OF US; LBJ COMPLAINS ABOUT PRESS LEAKS FROM HHH'S OFFICE; HAROLD WILSON; KURT KIESINGER'S CRITICISM OF US; GOVS. CONFERENCE TODAY; GEORGE ROMNEY

 

Citation No.:  11901

Speaker:  DEAN  RUSK

Tape:  WH6706.01            Program No.:  1

Length:  3:28

Date:  6/5/1967

Time:  5:09A

Place:  MANSION

Transcribed:  Y

Restriction:  A-SAN

 

Comments:  "FROM B'RM - KEN 6-7-67 6:22P"; "THIS SOUNDS LIKE DEAN RUSK"; "THINKS THEY MAY HAVE BEEN MADE YESTERDAY, MJDR"; DICTABELT PREVIOUSLY MISFILED; DATE AND TIME DETERMINED FROM CONTENT OF CALL AND DAILY DIARY; RECORDING STARTS AFTER CONVERSATION HAS BEGUN

 

Topics:  RUSK READS DRAFT MESSAGE TO SOVIETS ABOUT PRELIMINARY REPORTS OF FIGHTING IN MIDDLE EAST AND US SUPPORT FOR UN SECURITY COUNCIL ACTION TO STOP FIGHTING; LBJ ASKS IF ISRAEL OR UAR INITIATED HOSTILITIES; RUSK RECOMMENDS CONGRESSIONAL LEADERSHIP MEETING

 

Citation No.:  11902

Speaker:  WALT  ROSTOW

Tape:  WH6706.01  Program No.:  2

Length:  7:49

Date:  6/5/1967

Time:  6:15A

Place:  MANSION

Transcribed:  Y

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "FROM B'RM - KEN 6-7-67 6:22P"; "THIS SOUNDS LIKE DEAN RUSK"; "THINKS THEY MAY HAVE BEEN MADE YESTERDAY, MJDR"; DICTABELT PREVIOUSLY MISFILED; CALL NOT LISTED ON SLIP; DATE AND TIME DETERMINED FROM CONTENT OF CALL AND DAILY DIARY

 

Topics:  ROSTOW READS DEAN RUSK'S DRAFT PRESIDENTIAL STATEMENT ON FIGHTING IN MIDDLE EAST; EVIDENCE OF WHO INITIATED HOSTILITIES BETWEEN ISRAEL, UAR; STATE DEPT MEETING WITH ABBA EBAN; CONGRESSIONAL BRIEFING; LBJ SUGGESTS MEETING OF UNOFFICIAL ADVISERS

 

Citation No.:  11903

Speaker:  ROBERT  MCNAMARA

Tape:  WH6706.01            Program No.:  3

Length:  1:38

Date:  6/5/1967

Time:  7:57A

Place:  MANSION

Transcribed:  Y

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "FROM B'RM - KEN 6-7-67 6:22P"; "THIS SOUNDS LIKE DEAN RUSK"; "THINKS THEY MAY HAVE BEEN MADE YESTERDAY, MJDR"; DICTABELT PREVIOUSLY MISFILED; CALL NOT LISTED ON SLIP; DATE AND TIME DETERMINED FROM CONTENT OF CALL AND DAILY DIARY

 

Topics:  MCNAMARA TELLS LBJ MOSCOW HOT LINE IS OPERATING AND ALEXSEI KOSYGIN IS ASKING IF LBJ NEAR HOT LINE MACHINE; ARRANGEMENTS FOR LBJ TO RECEIVE MESSAGE; MCNAMARA READS SOVIET MESSAGE ABOUT MIDDLE EAST CRISIS; LBJ ASKS MCNAMARA'S ADVICE ABOUT RESPONSE

 

Citation No.:  11905

Speaker:  RAMSEY  CLARK

Tape:  WH6706.01            Program No.:  5

Length:  14:54

Date:  6/13/1967

Time:  7:59A

Place:  MANSION

Other Speakers:  OFFICE CONVERSATION

Transcribed:  N

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "RE PLANS FOR ANNOUNCING THURGOOD MARSHALL NOMINATION LATER IN THE DAY"; RECORDING STARTS AFTER CONVERSATION HAS BEGUN; LBJ MIMICS THURGOOD MARSHALL; LBJ SPEAKS TO SOMEONE IN HIS ROOM DURING CALL; CONTINUES ON NEXT PNO

 

Topics:  THURGOOD MARSHALL'S NOMINATION TO SUPREME COURT, HIS RECORD AS SOLICITOR GENERAL, HIS VIEWS ON CRIME; SUPREME COURT WIRETAP DECISION; CRIME BILL; CLARK'S RELATIONSHIP WITH FBI, J. EDGAR HOOVER; PRESS REACTION TO NOMINATION; MARSHALL'S ROLE IN BROWN CASE

 

Citation No.:  11910

Speaker:  JULIAN  GOODMAN

Tape:  WH6706.02            Program No.:  1

Length:  10:11

Date:  6/21/1967

Time:  9:50A

Place:  MANSION

Transcribed:  N

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "PRESIDENT OF NBC";"RE PAULINE ON THE MORNING SHOW SAYING KOSYGIN IS MEETING PRES. JOHNSON WHEN IN FACT K. HAS NOT AGREED TO MEET THE  PRES."

 

Topics:  LBJ DISCUSSES CONTINUING EFFORTS TO ARRANGE MEETING BETWEEN LBJ AND ALEXSEI KOSYGIN DURING KOSYGIN'S VISIT TO UN AND PROBLEMS THAT NEWS REPORTS ABOUT POSSIBLE MEETING HAVE CREATED; SOVIET PROBLEMS IN MIDDLE EAST, CHINA, VIETNAM; POLITICAL TURMOIL IN USSR

 

Citation No.:  11914

Speaker:  DWIGHT  EISENHOWER

Tape:  WH6706.02            Program No.:  4

Length:  15:17

Date:  6/25/1967

Time:  9:44P

Place:  MANSION

Transcribed:  Y

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "TRANSCRIBED"; "20 MINS"; RECORDING STARTS AFTER CONVERSATION HAS BEGUN; CONTINUES ON NEXT PNO

 

Topics:  LBJ REPORTS ON HIS MEETING WITH ALEXSEI KOSYGIN AT GLASSBORO, INCLUDING DISCUSSIONS ON NON-PROLIFERATION, ARMS REDUCTION, MIDDLE EAST CRISIS, VIETNAM, CUBA, CHINA; EISENHOWER RECOMMENDS DESALINIZATION PROGRAM AS MEANS TO ALLEVIATE PROBLEMS IN MIDDLE EAST

 

Citation No.:  11915

Speaker:  DWIGHT  EISENHOWER

Tape:  WH6706.02            Program No.:  5

Length:  4:18

Date:  6/25/1967

Time:  9:44P

Place:  MANSION

Transcribed:  Y

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "TRANSCRIBED"; "20 MINS"; CONTINUES FROM PREVIOUS PNO; SKIPPING IN RECORDING; RE-RECORD OF CITATION #11916

 

Topics:  CONTINUED DISCUSSION OF LBJ'S MEETING WITH ALEXSEI KOSYGIN AT GLASSBORO; EISENHOWER REMINISCES ABOUT TALKS WITH USSR IN 1955; LBJ DISCUSSES BACKGROUND OF ARRANGING MEETING, THANKS EISENHOWER FOR HIS SUPPORT, EXPRESSES CONCERN ABOUT HIS HEALTH

 

Citation No.:  12002

Speaker:  ARTHUR  GOLDBERG

Tape:  WH6707.01            Program No.:  1

Length:  15:29

Date:  7/15/1967

Time:  9:15A

Place:  MANSION

Transcribed:  Y

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "RE UN MATTERS CONCERNING MIDDLE EAST SITUATION, AFTERMATH OF 6 DAY WAR"; CONTINUES ON NEXT PNO

 

Topics:  GOLDBERG'S PESSIMISM ABOUT UN; UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY VOTE ON JERUSALEM; US ABSTENTION; GOLDBERG ADVOCATES TAX INCREASE; NEWARK RIOTS; GUNNAR JARRING AS POSSIBLE MIDEAST MEDIATOR; CONGO; SOVIET ACTIONS IN MIDDLE EAST; TENSE HOT LINE EXCHANGE ON JUNE 10, 1967

 

Citation No.:  12205

Speaker:  EVERETT  DIRKSEN

Tape:  WH6709.01            Program No.:  5

Length:  10:20

Date:  9/28/1967

Time:  9:54A

Place:  MANSION

Other Speakers:  OFFICE CONVERSATION

Transcribed:  Y

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  "RE WHAT THE COMMUNISTS ARE DOING...; RE ELECTIONS IN VN…; RE MORTON, CASE, FULBRIGHT TOUTING HO CHI MIEN"; "SUMMARIZED"; "KEN BROUGHT THIS OVER…"; SLIP INCORRECTLY LISTS DATE, TIME AS 10/4/67, 5:33PM; DATE, TIME FROM DAILY DIARY; CONTINUES ON NEXT PNO

 

Topics:  LBJ DISCUSSES CRITICISM OF LBJ'S VIETNAM POLICY BY WILLIAM FULBRIGHT, CLIFFORD CASE, THRUSTON MORTON; WESTMORELAND'S REQUEST TO INCREASE BOMBING OF DMZ; US PEACE INITIATIVES; NORTH VIETNAMESE ATTITUDE TOWARD PEACE PROPOSALS; NYT STORY ABOUT VICTOR KRULAK

 

Citation No.:  12401

Speaker:  DWIGHT  EISENHOWER

Tape:  WH6711.01            Program No.:  1

Length:  15:04

Date:  11/4/1967

Time:  10:05A

Place:  MANSION

Transcribed:  Y

Restriction:  OPEN

 

Comments:  SLIP ACCOMPANYING DICTABELT CONTAINS LENGTHY NOTE ON SUBJECT OF   CONVERSATION; "SUMMARIZED"; "FROM KENNY 11/9"; CONTINUES ON NEXT PNO

 

Topics:  EISENHOWER DECLINES INVITATION TO DINNER FOR EISAKU SATO; EISENHOWER'S WH PORTRAIT; VIETNAM PROGRESS; BUTTERCUP PEACE EFFORT; SOUTH VIETNAMESE ELECTIONS; POW EXCHANGE; RFK; MLK; RIOTS; ANTIWAR MOVEMENT; EISENHOWER SAYS HE IS PLEASED WITH VIETNAM PROGRESS

 

Citation No.:  12402

Speaker:  DWIGHT  EISENHOWER

Tape:  WH6711.01            Program No.:  2

Length:  10:47

Date:  11/4/1967

Time:  10:05A

Place:  MANSION

Transcribed:  Y

Restriction:  A-SAN

 

Comments:  SLIP ACCOMPANYING DICTABELT CONTAINS LENGTHY NOTE ON SUBJECT OF CONVERSATION; "SUMMARIZED"; "FROM KENNY 11/9"; CONTINUES FROM PREVIOUS PNO

 

Topics:  RFK'S POLITICAL TACTICS; RALPH NADER AND ALLEGED ANTITRUST ACTION AGAINST GM; LBJ SUGGESTS MILTON EISENHOWER UNDERTAKE MISSION TO PERU; EISENHOWER'S UPCOMING TALK AT HIS GRANDDAUGHTERS' SCHOOL; AYUB KHAN; INDIA-PAKISTAN KASHMIR CONFLICT; BENJAMIN OEHLERT