• Short Summary

    Over six thousand exhibitors representing 56 nations are on show in this year's annual International Zagreb Fair, which opened on Thursday (9 September).

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    1.
    GV Tito's motorcade arriving
    0.06

    2.
    GV East German pavilion and marine exhibits(4 shots)
    0.19

    3.
    GV & SVs People's Republic of China pavilion (3 shots)
    0.29

    4.
    SV Members of Chinese staff
    0.32

    5.
    Plaque PAN DOWN TO visitors entering Chinese pavilion
    0.38

    6.
    GV INT Chinese pavilion
    0.42

    7.
    CU & ZOOM IN copies of Thoughts of Chairman Mao
    0.50

    8.
    SCU ZOOM IN ivory of Yangtze Bridge
    0.56

    9.
    SCUs Chinese exhibits
    1.14

    10.
    GV Albanian stand
    1.18

    11.
    SV & CU PAN exhibits in window. copperware and wines(6 shots)
    1.41



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    Background: Over six thousand exhibitors representing 56 nations are on show in this year's annual International Zagreb Fair, which opened on Thursday (9 September). And for the first time in fifteen years, Albania and the People's Republic of China are taking part.

    The Chinese pavilion provides an example of traditional Chinese architecture, and houses a widely varied array of exhibits. Modern electronic equipment is on display along with fine evidence of ancient crafts. The Albanians are concentrating on their own traditional products -- wines, copperware and silverware.

    (The fair closes on September 19.)
    SYNOPSIS: President Tito of Yugoslavia opened the annual International Zagreb Fair on Thursday. Over six thousand exhibitors from 56 nation are taking part, and it is estimated that the fair will attract thousands of visitors daily until it closes on September 19.

    For the first time in fifteen years, the People's Republic of China are taking part Their pavilion is an example of tradition Chinese architecture, and is one of the most popular features of the fair.

    Inside, visitors can tour a display that places copies of the Thoughts of Chairman Mao in prominent view. There is a display of modern electronics equipment, but most onlookers are more interest in the fine evidence of China's ancient crafts. A beautiful carving in ivory of the celebrated Yangtze Bridge is a major attraction. Other example of this centuries old skill are shows in jade.

    Also on show for the first time is fifteen years are the Albanians. Their stand, too, is a tribute to the country's traditional products. The showcases bear intricate workings. the showcases bear intricate workings in copper fashioned by rural craftsmen and women, while other aspect of Albanian country life are also on display.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3OKEE49L0HQY7HR6T1CU3G9FS
    Media URN:
    VLVA3OKEE49L0HQY7HR6T1CU3G9FS
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/09/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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