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    THE CHINESE TABLE TENNIS TEAM OF 14 PLAYERS ARRIVED AT DETROIT WEDNESDAY (APRIL 12TH) FROM OTTAWA FOR A TWO WEEK TOUR OF THE U.

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    PAN AMERICAN PLANE ROOLS UP. RAMP IN PLACE. CHINESE PLAYERS DESCEND RAMP. BURST OF APPLAUSE FROM AMERICAN PLAYERS LINED UP IN SEMICIRCLE IN SUNSHINE. CHINESE RETURN APPLAUSE. NO BANDS. NO FLAGS. JUST HANDSHAKES AND A FEW EMBRACES. THE CHINESE LINE UP FOR PICTURE TAKING BEFORE GOING BY BUS TO HOTEL.




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    SPORT: TABLE TENNIS

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    Background: THE CHINESE TABLE TENNIS TEAM OF 14 PLAYERS ARRIVED AT DETROIT WEDNESDAY (APRIL 12TH) FROM OTTAWA FOR A TWO WEEK TOUR OF THE U.S. THEY WERE GREETED AT THE AIRPORT BY MEMBERS OF THE U.S. TABLE TENNIS ASSOCIATION. THE AMERICANS APPLAUDED. THE CHINESE APPLAUDED BACK. AND THERE WERE A FEW SPEECHES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVASDHJGCLL5A7E2S6FPHN8HQ40
    Media URN:
    VLVASDHJGCLL5A7E2S6FPHN8HQ40
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/04/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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