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Brief in favor of keeping the World"s fair closed on Sunday

by Elliot F. Shepard

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Published .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsT500.L1 S5
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24962042M
LC Control Number81017369

While putting on a book fair is no small feat, proper planning and a list of mighty volunteers will ensure a fundraiser that’s sure to be a hit. Get started early. Any big event requires planning—and lots of it. If you’ve been charged with a spring book fair, you’ll thank Author: Brooke Neal.   Alphabetical List of World's Fairs by City - including never held events By Ken, January 12 cancelled; worlds fair (and 1 more) Tagged with: cancelled; worlds fair; exposition; 0 replies; views; Ken; January 12; Italian World's Fair By Randy Treadway, Octo 2 replies; 3, views; molassesonassis.

A Brief History of World's Fairs As Expo Shanghai gets under way, a look back at how international expositions have showcased our world's progress and innovation Super Bowl Stadiums: From I to XLIV. FOREWORD. I. t was a strange combination. The New York World's Fair of officially opened on Ap , just five months prior to the outbreak of World War II.

At the New York World's Fair of , General Motors' "Futurama" may well display vistas of underground cities complete with light- forced vegetable gardens. The surface, G.M. will argue, will be given over to large-scale agriculture, grazing and parklands, with less space wasted on . Title The Book of the Fair an Historical and Descriptive Presentation of the World's Science, Art, and Industry, as Viewed Through the Columbian Exposition at Chicago (world's Fair) in [First Edition, Issued in paperback].Seller Rating: % positive.


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World's Fairs are a dying breed. When they began in the 19th Century they were the only way people could see and learn of the world. Today we have international air travel, television, radio, movies, and the internet. It is so easy for people to learn of the world and do it in person.

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World’s fair enthusiasts may argue about which fairs belong in the A, B or C category, but it’s clear that of the many dozens of world’s fairs, less than two dozen have been major ones. Expo Shanghai, the largest fair ever held, covered some 1, acres.

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