Adolph Witschard of St. Albans was Wizard Behind the Scenes at the Futurama. Click the image on the left to open an Adobe PDF version of the article which appeared in the June 20, 1940 edition of the "Long Island Daily Press." Adjust the magnification of the PDF page to read the entire article.
Three of the vehicles that were used in the Futurama exhibit.
Cover of the Futura Book
- # 403 of 800 presented to Adolph Witchard to commemorate the GM Futurama Exhibit.
Adolph Witschard inspects a piece
of equipment at Futurama.
# 403 of 800
The inscription in the gold circle (lower-left) reads:
At the conclusion of a most unusual experience,
this book is givey to
as a reminder in years to come of the
New York World's Fair of 1939 — of the
GENERAL MOTORS HIGHWAYS and HORIZONS
Exhibit — and of associates during this period, many
of whom will be recognized in the pictures on
the following pages.
With our very best wishes,
GENERAL MOTORS WORLD'S FAIR DIVISION