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China. P.R. / Ping-Pong Team Invitation / Canton Fair #457216

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 20, 1971
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(Studio) United States Table Tennis Association President Graham B. Steenhoven announces China, P. R. ping pong team invited to US; accepted invitation during United States visit.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Detroit, Michigan) [STEENHOVEN - announces invitation and China (People's Republic) acceptance; says assured visas for Chinese players will be granted.]
REPORTER: No reporter given (WWJ-TV Film)

(Studio) White House denies any differences between Vice President Agnew and President Nixon on China (People's Republic) policy.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Canton, China (People's Republic)) China export commodities fair held twice annually in Canton; film shows Chinese agriculture machinery on display. [Italian busman. A. PAGANINI - says each fair bigger than last.] [French busman. John PETER - says fairs indicate China (People's Republic) moving ahead in development of industry, agriculture goods.]
REPORTER: John Rich

(Hong Kong, China, River) Chinese perfect hosts; reporters allowed to see great deal; people to people friendship between Americans and Chinese, not government to government, spoken of throughout visit; United States Ntlist China support and Vietnam War, 2 problems in way of improved relations
REPORTER: John Rich

Reporter(s):
Brinkley, David;
Rich, John
Duration:
00:05:30

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