1967 FILE PHOTO - ARCHIVES -<br />
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Thousands of VIPs; including Governor- and Prime Minister Lester Pearson; attended the cold and windy closing-day ceremony at Expo's Place des Nations where the official dais was appropriately banked with funereal flowers. A special ovation went to the Governor-General; who took pity on his shivering audience and laid aside his prepared speech. In view of the time and the temperature; he said; I shall ask your permission to file my words of wisdom in the archives of this great exhibiton; where they will rest unread through history. The fair closed at 4.30 p.m.<br />
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PHOTO : Boris Spremo - Toronto Star Archives - AQP
Expo 67
1967 FILE PHOTO - ARCHIVES -

Thousands of VIPs; including Governor- and Prime Minister Lester Pearson; attended the cold and windy closing-day ceremony at Expo's Place des Nations where the official dais was appropriately banked with funereal flowers. A special ovation went to the Governor-General; who took pity on his shivering audience and laid aside his prepared speech. In view of the time and the temperature; he said; I shall ask your permission to file my words of wisdom in the archives of this great exhibiton; where they will rest unread through history. The fair closed at 4.30 p.m.

1967

PHOTO : Boris Spremo - Toronto Star Archives - AQP

Filename: FILE_6710_FES_EXPO 67_close_BS_001.jpg
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Date: 1 Jul 1967
Location: Montreal QC Canada
Credit: Agence Quebec Presse
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