Pulp and Papers Pavilion
Forests affect Man and his Wolrd profoundly. Paper, for which the forests produce raw material, is the principal tool man uses to record his thoughts and his actions.
This is the theme of the Canadian Pupl and Paper Pavilion on ils Notre-Dame, a stylized forest, in whish the tallest trees are as high as an eight story building.
The first of four main exhibit areas shows forest legends of the world, combining sound effects abnd animation in a whimsical treatment.
Next is a visit to one of the pavilions' two unusual theaters. Its walls suggest an unwinding roll of paper, and visitors watch a show on paper's history.
The third area tells of the benifits Canadian Pupl and Paper bring to the Canadian economy and the word.
Nest a visit to Lab 67, a science whizz show presenting a lively demonstration relating to the chemical aspect of paper production and the unlimited future applications of paper products.
Visitors on the plaza can watch a demonstration by French Canadian artisans of papermaking by hand.
( Document: Official Guide of l'Expo 67, Copyright 1967 by Maclean-Hunter Publishing Co. Ltd. )
Man and is World in 1969 - Interpol
Interpol uses show-business techniques to illustrate its worldwide fight againts crime in this pavilion. The Paris-based organization groups 104 police force in countries whose names run the gamut of the alphabet, from Algeria to Zambia. Helped by the speed of modern communications, it has produced spectacular results. On entering the pavilion, the visitors faces a rotating table equipped with eight telephones. When he picks up a receiver, he hears a 30-second summary of what Interpol does.
Further on, in a darkened room, eight hemisphericcupolas use luminous documents to give the visitor the rest of the basic information about the international war of crime, with music and sound effects accompanying the screening of sequences showing how the battle is fought.
(Man and his world 1969 - Official Guide - published by the city of Montreal)