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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Bermuda Grows Hats".

    Bermuda.

    MV Towards procession of women wearing flowery hats.

    SV Judges in competition.

    MV Girl wearing hat made with sheath of royal palm seed decorated with straw flowers.

    CU Girl wearing hat made with Sheath of Royal palm seed decorated with straw flowers.

    MV Towards and pan girl with hat of palmetto leaves and palm flowers. Originality prize.

    CU Pivots and away hat. 'Bermuda Cottage'.

    SV Audience applaud.

    CU model wearing halo of flowers.

    CU Another model wearing hat with lilies and palm leaves.

    Note: at 0:42, Grace Kelly, pre-fame.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/08/1949
    Sound:
    sound
    Media URN:
    46291
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1421.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:11:00 / 01:05:04:00
    Canister:
    49/64
    Sort Number:
    49/064
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    Millinery related films Bermuda Fashions
  • Stills

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

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    Crikey, that's a young, pre-stardom Grace Kelly at 00:42!

    Sounds unlikely, I know, but she did a lot of modelling around 1949 and, as can be seen in Pathe clip 2493.23, was in Bermuda on honeymoon at the time.

  2. jamied says

    Further note: - the "honeymoon" I referred to earlier was in fact a modelling job to show off "honeymoon fashions".

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