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Organization: Awards

Awards were extremely important to exhibitors, and were used in marketing and sales promotion. The Centennial used a novel system in that it awarded one medal only, a bronze, instead of the system of gradations used in previous exhibitions. Great care was taken as to consistency and fairness; still many countries and exhibitors complained that they had been slighted.

 

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