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First White House Day/ Staff / Meeting / Hickel #2207

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 21, 1969
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(Studio) Inaugural balls only over for few hrs. when Nixon went to work as President
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Nixon arrives at White House early; selects desk used by Woodrow Wilson. Will use Oval Office just for ceremonial occasions; to obtain space in Executive Office Building Nixon staffers sworn in by Earl Warren in E. Room. [NIXON - staff to have long work hrs.; try not to call after midnight.] [WARREN - says not to take Nixon seriously, cabinet mbrs. don't start until 7:30 a.m.] National Security Council convenes; discuss alt. proposals to world problems. Cabinet to be confirmed tomorrow; Hickel delay only causes some embarrassment.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

Jarriel, Tom;
Reynolds, Frank

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