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CANADIAN BEAUTY CONTEST

Canadian Beauty Contest (1938)

Gorgeous girls parade in swimsuits for the title of Miss Toronto 1938.

MEN SEEK BEAUTY

Men Seek Beauty (1962)

For first time men receive treatment at Henlow Grange beauty farm!

THE SEARCH FOR BEAUTY on sleeve as BEAUTY

The Search For Beauty On Sleeve As Beauty (1931)

Broadway impresario Florenz Ziegfeld introduces...

NOT STARCHY

Not Starchy (1934)

Film star Enid Stamp-Taylor announces the winner of the maids' beauty contest.

BEAUTIES AT TORQUAY

Beauties At Torquay (1935)

The contest to decide Miss Europe held in Torquay.

HOW TO MAKE UP

How To Make Up (1947)

A work-weary woman is made over at a beauty salon.

TRAPPERS FESTIVAL

Trappers Festival (1953)

Carnival and beauty pageant in Manitoba, Canada.

AUSTRALIA'S BEAUTY QUEEN aka AUSTRALIAN BEAUTY QUEEN Dublin issue

Australia's Beauty Queen AKA Australian Beauty Queen Dublin Issue (1941)

Jessie Wright is...

WOMAN'S WORLD TODAY

Woman's World Today (1928)

Cute American fashion (floral anklets) and strange beauty devices.

THE BEAUTY BUSINESS

The Beauty Business (1930)

Girls are are taught improved exercise techniques by Captain Welsh.

LONDON'S MAY QUEEN

London's May Queen (1921)

A young girl is crowned May Queen after winning a Daily Mirror beauty...

"The Judgement Of Paris" - 1932! (1930-1931)

Beauty contest in Paris is won by Elaine Jourde, a 19 year...

BRETONS GO GAY

Bretons Go Gay (1930-1939)

A Beauty Queen is crowded with traditional ceremony in Brittany.

SWEATER QUEEN CONTEST

Sweater Queen Contest (1940)

Sweater girl beauty competition in New York.

MISS AMERICA

Miss America (1952)

Miss America beauty competition at Atlantic City, New Jersey.

BANTAM PACK - ANIMALS BEAUTY PARLOUR

Bantam Pack - Animals Beauty Parlour (1950)

Quirky stuff - probably designed for children - dogs at...

Selected Originals - NATIONAL BEAUTY QUEEN aka BATHING BELLES

Selected Originals - National Beauty Queen AKA Bathing Belles (1952)

Material relating to...

Selected Originals - NATIONAL BEAUTY QUEEN aka BATHING BELLES

Selected Originals - National Beauty Queen AKA Bathing Belles (1952)

Material relating to...

ELSTREE ... HERE I COME! aka ELSTREE ... HERE I AM!

Elstree ... Here I Come! AKA Elstree ... Here I Am! (1932)

Australian beauty queen Judy Kelly -...

COTTON QUEEN aka BLACKPOOL

Cotton Queen AKA Blackpool (1936)

Beauty pageant for girls representing cotton mill towns in Northern...

TORONTO

Toronto (1939)

Footage of a beauty contest at the Police Games in Toronto, Canada.

WOMEN'S PT

Women's PT (1941)

Ladies from the Women's League of Health and Beauty exercise outdoors in London.

RADIO QUEEN SELECTED

Radio Queen Selected (1939)

Footage of beauty queen contest in BBC television studios, London.

RUISLIP LIDO

Ruislip Lido (1936)

Girls beauty parade & women exercising at Ruislip Lido.

GILDING THE LILY

Gilding The Lily (1931)

Miss Molly Lamont gives top tips for facial beauty.

FRONT PAGE WOMEN aka FRONT PAGE WOMAN

Front Page Women AKA Front Page Woman (1946)

Simone Simon visits London, and girls take part in...

MISS AMERICA

Miss America (1946)

Beauty Parade Procession along the main street of Atlantic City.

MISS FRANCE

Miss France (1968)

Christiane Lillio from St. Etienne wins Miss France beauty contest.

FLORIDA'S CHARM SCHOOL

Florida's Charm School (1948)

Bathing Beauties crawling through wire netting tunnels, balancing balls...

BEAUTY - IN A BIG WAY!

Beauty - In A Big Way! (1934)

Large ladies diving contest in United States of America.

BEAUTIES ON THE BEACH

Beauties On The Beach (1926)

Lovely glamour posing by the Thames by chorus girls and entertainers.

COTTON MILL aka PRODUCTION PRINCESS

Cotton Mill AKA Production Princess (1948)

Beauty pageant for female cotton mill workers in...

THIS BEAUTY BUSINESS

This Beauty Business (1933)

"Uncle Andre" introduces a film about what young women require to appear in...

RAMSGATE aka PATHE FRONT PAGE

Ramsgate AKA Pathe Front Page (1947)

A beauty pageant is held in front of French Mayors in Kentish...

SYDNEY BURCHALL  issue title is ACCOUNT RENDERED

Sydney Burchall Issue Title Is Account Rendered (1942)

Sydney Burchall, dressed as farmer,...

 BATHING BELLES

Bathing Belles (1948)

Miss Press Beauty is selected by American Press Photographers.

MISS BRAZIL IS MISS UNIVERSE

Miss Brazil Is Miss Universe (1963)

Miss Brazil, Ieda Vargas, wins Miss Universe beauty competition.

SHE'S A BEAUTY

She's A Beauty (1962)

Donald Sinden is one of the judges who choose Valerie Martin as 'Miss New...

MISS LONDON AIRPORT

Miss London Airport (1968)

Beauty contest for air hostesses at Heathrow.

"Queen Of The English Riviera" (1933)

Beauty contest held for the title of 'Queen of the English...

HERE'S HEALTH

Here's Health (1937)

Gentle exercising is the way to stay in trim according to the Women's League of...

STUDENT IS TOP BEAUTY

Student Is Top Beauty (1961)

A science student wins the Miss Great Britain title at contest in...

MISS AMERICA PAGEANT

Miss America Pageant (1941)

Beautiful girls ride on decorated floats during the Miss America pageant in...

KEEP FIT

Keep Fit (1946)

The Health and Beauty League put on display of formation exercising. Africa.

 MISS UNIVERSE CONTEST WON BY MISS JAPAN

Miss Universe Contest Won By Miss Japan (1959)

Miss Japan wins Miss Universe beauty contest in...

 GLAMOROUS GRANDMOTHER CONTEST FINAL

Glamorous Grandmother Contest Final (1961)

Glamorous Granny Beauty Contest final, Bognor Regis,...

MISS GERMANY 1968

Miss Germany 1968 (1968)

Glamour girls compete in the Miss Germany beauty contest.

WOMEN'S LEAGUE OF HEALTH AND BEAUTY

Women's League Of Health And Beauty (1930)

Women perform their synchronised exercises in the open...

BIRDS FREE AND FANCY aka PEACOCKS

Birds Free And Fancy AKA Peacocks (1930)

The common Gull is compared in beauty to the Peacock.

MISS EUROPE CONTEST

Miss Europe Contest (1957)

Miss Holland, Corine Rottscheafer, wins the Miss Europe beauty contest.