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“There Ain’t No Daylight in Vietnam”

At the end of a long conversation with Senator Richard Russell about the senator's upcoming recuperative holiday in Puerto Rico -- Russell had been hospitalized in February -- Johnson reveals his pessimism about the increasing difficulty of achieving U.S. objectives in Vietnam.

Date:  Mar 06, 1965
Time:  12:05
Participants:  Lyndon Johnson, Richard Russell
Conversation Number:  WH6503.03, #7207

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