Airport Picks A Beauty 1961

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Full title reads: "London. Airport Picks A Beauty".

London Airport.

GV one of the Air Hostesses / stewardesses parading before the judges on the roof gardens of the Queen's building. SV pan Ditto. SV pan as another Air Hostess walks down some stairs and across the gardens. SV audience...



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  • Miss Alitalia referred to in the shots list is Caroline White.

    "Miss pan America" should read Miss Pan-American. Her name is Christine Gates.

    jamied 31st Mar 2014

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