• Short Summary

    The contest to decide Miss Europe held in Torquay.

  • Description

    Titles read: "Beauties at Torquay - Miss Spain elected Miss Europe 1935".

    Torquay, Devon.

    MS. Miss Great Britain being introduced by the Mayor, she introduces the other contestants as each in turn speaks a little in their own native language.

    WS. Miss Spain the winner walking past a band of pipers and waving to the crowd. LS. Miss Spain climbing the steps of the winners podium. CU. Sailors watching the competition. LS. Miss Spain waving to the crowd. LS. The winner being crowned by Mr Ralph Lynn ? MS. Ralph Lynn and the Mayor laughing.

    WS. Crowd. WS. the winner with the Mayor and Ralph Lynn she turns and gives the lord Mayor a kiss on the cheek to cheers from the crowd.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    833.02
    Media URN:
    12387
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/07/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:47:00 / 01:11:39:00
    Canister:
    35/55

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Miss Spain the winner" - her name is Alicia Navarro.

    "The winner being crowned by Mr Ralph Lynn?" - yes, it's Ralph Lynn, a popular English actor of the era.

    "Miss Great Britain being introduced introduced by the Mayor" - Miss Great Britain is Muriel Oxford, the Mayor is Mr A d'Espiney.

    The other beauty queens seen are;

    At 0:23, Miss Italy, Vanna Panzarasa.

    At 0:27, MIss France, Gisele Preville.

    At 0:33, Miss Czechoslovakia, Trude Bohm.

    At 0:39, Miss Norway, Gerd Lovlien.

    At 0:44, Miss Danube, Maria Nagy.

    At 0:52, Miss Tunis, Georgette Temmos.

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