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    Morecambe, England

    LV. Contestants lining Morecambe Stadium (first 7' for super). CU. Pan, contestants. GV. Stadium. SV. Bud Abbott and Lou Costello arriving. Costello grabs cup and places it on his head. SV. Pan, start of contest. Girl in swim suit passes for coated women. SV. No 4 Scots girl Joyce Ross from Inverness parades in front of judges. BV. Costello gets excited as Marian Hooper of Finchley (finished second) parade in front of him. He waves to her as she walks out of picture. SV. No 13, Dorothy Peak of Fleetwood, parades. CU. Man watching through binoculars. SV. Eventual winner Brenda Mee of London, Miss New Brighton, parades. SV. Crowd applauding. SV. Finalists. CU. Winner, Brenda Mee. SV. Brenda Mee holding cup. Costello pockets her £1000 cheque which is finally presented to her by Mayor. CU. Costello getting excited. SV. Abbott kissing winner. Costello likewise falls flat on back.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene "G")

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/08/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    28763
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    114.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:19:00 / 01:26:03:00
    Canister:
    53/66
    Sort Number:
    53/066
  • Appears in...

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    Lancashire Lancashire Evening Post Miss Great Britain 1953 Swimwear Music Hall
  • Stills

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

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