NBC Evening News for Monday, Feb 21, 1972
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(Peking, China) Chinese shopping featured.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Peking, China) Colorful fabrics and furs on sale - (fur for $60 takes 3 month salary for factory worker). Radios $20-$50; ping-pong paddles 30 cents; shoes $1/pr.; musical instruments ; silk; no cosmetics, but face cream and shampoos "by the glob" for 20 cents. Chinese money explained. Abacus replaces adding machines. Pharmacy sells plastic acupuncture dolls.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters
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