ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 09, 1980
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(Studio) President Carter, attending funeral services in Japan for late Prime Min. Masayoshi Ohira, noted meeting for 1st time with China (PR) chairperson Hua Guofeng.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(Tokyo, Japan) Hua-Carter mtgs. examined; films shown. USSR mentioned. Memorial service for Ohira reported; Carter's meeting with acting Prime Min. Masayoshi Ito said not include discussion of Japanese auto exports to US. Carter's courtesy call to Emperor Hirohito mentioned; President's age when Hirohito was crowned emperor noted. Possible benefits to Carter from trip, include Alaska fishing on way back, cited.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson
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