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    In Detroit, Mr. Graham Steenhoven, President of the U.S. Table Tennis Association, announced on Tuesday?

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    CU Mr. Graham Steenhoven speaks.



    TRANSCRIPT: STEENHOVEN: "The invitation was extended by me during our recent visit to the People's Republic of China. It was accepted just before our departure with the understanding that I would have the privilege of making the announcement at an appropriate time on my return home. I've been assured that the issuance of visas for the members of the visiting group will be expedited by the Government. The exact time and other details of the visit have not yet been determined. They will be based to a considerable extent on the wishes and preferences of our guests."




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    N.B. Sound begins immediately, thee is no commentary introduction.

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    Background: In Detroit, Mr. Graham Steenhoven, President of the U.S. Table Tennis Association, announced on Tuesday (20 April) that the People's Republic of China has accepted an invitation to send a table tennis team to the United States.

    Mr. Steenhoven said details of the trip had not been fixed, but that it would probably take place some time in the next year. He added that visas for members of the Chinese group would be expedited by the United States Government.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7PE2UJ4HJGAVK76NT1TTEVWU
    Media URN:
    VLVA7PE2UJ4HJGAVK76NT1TTEVWU
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/04/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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