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    Rancho Sahuarita, Arizona
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    NYWF 1964/65. RCA Pavilion, and all the big industrial pavilions, especially Disney-created, including Illinois; Bel-Gem Waffles!

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  1. Recorded at the RCA Pavilion

    Thanks. Peter Goldmark, CBS's archrival to RCA in the color TV race and 33 1/3 LP inventor (vs. RCA 45's), had a dog of the same breed, and liked to show a snapshot and say that he "owned the RCA dog." So maybe that destructive animal is a ringer?
  2. Thanks - very nice All the photos in those links that include people (and others I find on line) seem to be of events filled with dignitaries and few or none with regular fair goers. Wiki says the attendance was 3 million. Does anyone know the actual situation due to the war?
  3. Spruce it up with paint - and haul out that trash!

    Delta Airlines Travel Stamps - Savings plan for travel to the NYWF "ABOVE ALL, DON'T DRIVE TO NEW YORK" Delta Travel Stamps.pdf
  4. Biograph Co Film Preservation 68mm

    The monorail is in Wuppertal, Germany.
  5. I wonder if there's a form somewhere for ordering more forms?
  6. Well, I see this building permit topic got sidetracked into fax technology, so to get back to the original subject here are some permit forms for various work you may need on your pavilion. Note that you need to use the form printed by the union shop, and fill it out using a typewriter in either quadruplicate or quintuplicate, depending on the type of work. Be sure to attach architect's or professional engineer's drawings in quintuplicate also. ... By the way, I recently read that FAX is still alive for doctor's offices, as their computerized medical record systems do not all talk to each other yet. Form 22 Building Permit.pdf Form 14 Elevators.pdf Form 15 Sign Permit.pdf Form 16 Refrigeration Equipment.pdf
  7. More roadside America fun

    And they can always whistle to alert rescuers.
  8. Spruce it up with paint - and haul out that trash!

    Rohm & Haas Reporter Volume XXII Number 5, September-October, 1964 Major article is Plexiglas at the Fair, which was also published elsewhere in partial form. Also included is an article on Cooley Outdoor Fabrics, with a mention and photo of the Pepsi-Cola Pavilion. ROHM & HAAS Reporter.pdf
  9. Spruce it up with paint - and haul out that trash!

    Archhitectural Beacon Vol. 3, No. 4, December 1963: 8pp. A Preview of the Fair Published by Sargent & Company and distributors of Sargent architectural hardware. Cover imprint: A. R. Barton & Co. Architectural Hardware 12 Glen Avenue, Glen Rock, N. J. Phone GI lbert 5-4200 Architectural Beacon.pdf
  10. I just noticed that "Paris on Parade" is on YouTube:
  11. Can we identify the pavilion?
  12. CNN ran "Linda Ronstadt - the Sound of My Voice" on new year's day.I just finished watching it from the DVR and I'd say it rates 5 stars.It will repeat tomorrow, Jan 4, 2020 at 9:00 pm ET and PT on CNN.http://cnnpressroom.blogs.cnn.com/20...new-years-day/ At one point it mentions that she met Aaron Neville while in New Orleans for the World's Fair.
  13. https://savingplaces.org/stories/a-tale-of-two-planners-jane-jacobs-and-robert-moses?utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=weekly#.Xg40eUdKi7Q
  14. Happy New Year! T&P RARE

    Thanks Thanks Thanks! Great stuff (and I'm especially partial to RCA, you know).
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