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Communist China / United States Ping-Pong Team Visit #457126

NBC Evening News for Friday, Apr 16, 1971
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(Studio) United States Ping-Pong Team Mbrs. attend ballet in Canton, Communist China.
REPORTER: Frank Mcgee

(Peking, Communist China) Film shows United States Team sightseeing, visiting Summer Palace, attending Peking opera; excerpt of opera shown. Film shows US Player Glenn Cowan playing Ping-Pong match against Chinese opponent; Chinese defeat American Team. Film shows United States Team Mbrs, meeting Premier Chou En-Lai; Chou En-Lai says new page opening in US-Communist China relations [Unidentified INTERPRETER - spkg. for Chou En-Lai, asks United States Players to express regards to Americans from Chinese.]
REPORTER: Garrick Utley; John Rich

Mcgee, Frank;
Rich, John;
Utley, Garrick

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