• Short Summary

    The largest Trade Fair ever held in Formosa opened recently in Taipei. About 100,000 products?

  • Description

    1.
    GV. Taipei new park and fair.
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    2.
    LV. Crowds at building
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    3.
    BACK V. Crowd
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    4.
    LV. Crowds moving about
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    5.
    BGV. Buildings
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    6.
    LV. Crowds, buildings
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    7.
    LV. Crowds outside buildings
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    SV.INT. Girls selling goods
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    9.
    LV. Miss Lee-Chin-Yin (representing toothpaste)
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    CU DITTO
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    11.
    LV. People towards past counter
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    CU. Miss Youan Liu-Chien representing "Mary" soap
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    GV. Matador missile on display
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    LV. Entrance to Forces exhibition
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    15.
    BACK V. Men look at display of goods
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    16.
    SV. Porcelain and laquer ware
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    17.
    CU. Jugs etc.
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    18.
    CU. Head
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    19.
    SV. Plates and vases etc.
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    20.
    LV. Girls in stand
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    21.
    SV. Cycle stand
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    SV. Pictures on wall
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    LV. Sales girls, working
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    LV. Showing textiles, etc.
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    BIG GTV...Exhibition
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    26.
    LV. Night illuminations
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    27.
    LV. DITTO
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    28.
    SV. Night illuminations and crowds
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    29.
    LV Street scene
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    30.
    CU. Illuminations on building
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    Initials BA/JH/ES



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The largest Trade Fair ever held in Formosa opened recently in Taipei. About 100,000 products are on show - housed in Taipei Museum and in specially constructed pavilions. Over 300 Nationalist chinese industrial firms and a dozen Government enterprises are taking part. To encourage visitors to buy goods on show, 300 selling stands have been set up among the exhibits. One item not for sale is the "Matador" missile, one of the exhibits in the armed forces section.

    A notable attraction is the "Miss Fair" competition. Visitors to the fair vote to decide which of the salesgirls et at the exhibit is the most beautiful, Miss Liu-Chien, helping to sell "Mary" soap, is top of the poll to date.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7500UL7XIPU4GUKNH5IKUVKJX
    Media URN:
    VLVA7500UL7XIPU4GUKNH5IKUVKJX
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/11/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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