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    Beauty competition - photographers.

    Beauty contest judges look at photographs; ca 1920. Shot of judges standing behind table covered with photographs; mostly showing 3 men; with partial glimpses of a female judge on left. They are bending over the table examining photos; picking up certain ones and comparing opinions; white pillars and dark curtains in BG.

    CU woman judge; with bobbed hair; holding up a photo and studying it;she turns it over; seemingly looking at the back -- the photograph shows a young woman with bare shoulders. The judge picks up another picture; the contestant in this one is wearing a blouse and jacket.

    Women, stereotypes, fashion, coiffure, cheesecake.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    75534
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1904.36
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    02:01:13:00 / 02:01:33:00
    Canister:
    ON 119 I
    Sort Number:
    ON 119 I
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    Fashion & Music Lifestyle & Culture Entertainment & Humour
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    Pre-war beauty contests city
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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