Date: November 27, 1972

Time: Unknown between 9:30 am and 11:20 am

Location: Camp David Study Table

Camp David operators, John V. (“Jack”) Brennan, interpreters, and overseas operators are on the

line. There is some difficulty in clearing the circuit for an upcoming conversation between the

President and Félix Houphouet-Boigny.

[See Conversation Nos. 183-4, 183-5, 231-3A, and 231-3B]

The President’s incoming calls




-Ivory Coast

-The President on the line



President Houphouet-Boigny talked with the President between 11:14 am and 11:20 am.

[Discussion in French]

Ivory Coast



Tape Subject Log

(rev. Jan.-08)


-Communications station


Vietnam War


Communications satellite system [Intelsat]

Ivory Coast

-Thelma C. (“Pat”) Nixon’s visit

-The President’s visit in 1960s

-Economic progress

-Edgar F. Kasier


-Houphouet-Boigny’s leadership

-The President’s support


-Common goals

-The President’s meeting with Houphouet-Boigny


Best wishes