Secret White House Tapes

900–21

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900–21
  • President Richard M. Nixon
  • William G. Bray
  • Darrell Coover
  • Max L. Friedersdorf
  • White House photographer
April 18, 1973
Conversation No. 900-21

Date: April 18, 1973
Time: 1:03 pm - 1:17 pm
Location: Oval Office

The President met with Congressman William G. Bray, Lorin J. Badskey, Darrell Coover, and
Max Friedersdorf. The White House photographer and members of the press were present at the
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM


Tape Subject Log

(rev. July-2012)

Conversation No. 900-21 (cont’d)

beginning of the meeting.

Introductions
-Kiwanis International convention, 1957
-President’s speech
-Atlantic City

Presentation to President
-Unknown man
-Governor
-Kiwanis
-US Marshall
-Wood carving

Arrangements for photograph

Unknown man’s health

Extension of Capitol

-Cost

-Bray’s vote

-Gerald R. Ford
-Hideaway

Kiwanis
-Presentation to President
-Medallion
-Location
-Lakeman, Indiana

President’s family roots in Indiana
-Quakers

Kiwanis
-Program
-“Share your life” theme
-Service
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM

Tape Subject Log
(rev. July-2012)

Conversation No. 900-21 (cont’d)

-Recreation

-Exploration

-Individual’s activity


Retired people
-Elderly care

-Service in communities

-Retirement homes

-Prisons

-Expansion


Badskey’s travels
-Country visits
-Badskey’s wife
-US districts

Rotary, Kiwanis, Lions
-Volunteer services

Bray’s schedule
-Kiwanis meeting

-Washington, DC

-Congress members

-Return to communities

-Weekend trips

-Kiwanis culture


Service clubs
-Value
-Support by President
-Leadership for community
-Spirit

Kiwanis’s Camelot program
-Montreal launch
-Chris Schenkel
-Inter-financial force [?]
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NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM


Tape Subject Log

(rev. July-2012)

Conversation No. 900-21 (cont’d)

-Mark Spitz

-King of Sports title

-Citizenship criteria

-International presence

-Local community support


Presentation of gifts by President

-Presidential cufflinks


Earl L. Butz

Bray et al. left at 1:17 pm.
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