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I gave a luncheon on June 11th for members of the Advertising
Council and for the DKG Advertising Company and for people
who are members of the Citizens for the Treatment of High Blood
Pressure to see the commercials that they were
developing -- the so-called commercials -- for television and
their ads for the newspapers and magazines. They're very dramatic.
You'll be astonished.
When do they start?
The TV commercials start in September.
Now as to appropriations for '76, I've been throught the
usual fatiguing procedures. I sometimes think I'll have a stroke
myself. I lobbied Mr. Flood. Mr. Stokes and Mr. were
new members of the committee, and I was really quite unsuccessful
with them also .
This was this past week?
No, this was in May and early June. I took Congressman
and Mrs. Conte to dinner and the theater. We had invited them
all to parties of various kinds. the main one I gave you a list
of. But they came out with an increase, but the increase was just
enough that you could not say it was terrible and go to the leadership
about it and get any action. There was an increase. But it was
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