Bathing Belles 1948

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    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    French Riviera, Southern France.

    General view of beach, showing tall cliffs. Bathing beauty on beach wearing a bikini. Two girls on beach - one sitting in deck chair. Bathing beauty stretched out on sand asleep. Two girls walking into sea with shrimp nets. They put nets into water. Girl standing on beach wearing small smock over costume. She catches quoit and throws it back. Girl receiving quoit. She is wearing jeans. She throws quoit back. Close up shot of girl standing on water edge. She removes short smock, throws it aside, walks into water and swims out to sea.

    Possibly connected with 48/61 - MD.

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    British Pathé
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    Mute
    Media URN:
    59737
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1518.56
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:12:00 / 02:00:06:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 033 F
    Sort Number:
    UNSO 033 F
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