× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Reagan / China, PR Trip #89590

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Apr 22, 1984
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) President Reagan's Hawaii stopover en route to China (PR) reported; film shown. [REAGAN - considers mission a step toward peace.]
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Shanghai, China, PR) China's economy need for improved trade relationship with US examined; films shown. Current status of West capitalist investment here discussed; Foxboro's component plant cited as example [Foxboro's general manager Don. SORTERUP - discusses time involved in negotiating with Chinese.] Factors discouraging international investment outlined; Corning Glass' approach described.
REPORTER: Jim Laurie

(Studio) Reagan's schedule prior to arriving in Peking outlined. Upcoming items announced.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

Donaldson, Sam;
Laurie, Jim

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.