Mermaid Crop Aka Underwater Hairstyle 1950

Star Item
  • Add to Favourites
  • View as stills
  • Description

    Underwater hairstyle - mermaid crop.

    Camberley, Surrey.

    Various shots of French hairdresser combing Cecilie Romanis' hair, he has permed it then cut it into a close crop, she gets out of chair and runs towards swimming pool out of picture. Various shots as she runs along side of pool towards camera, jumps over springboard and starts to climb steps towards high-diving board. C/U as she stands poised for dive. M/S side view as she dives into water and swims out of picture. She swims to the rail of the pool and turns and swims back, partly underwater, to rail on other side of pool. M/S as she climbs up the steps of the pool and dries her hair vigorously. She combs it out and it returns to the style is was before it was wet.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/08/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    43206
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1303.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:05:00 / 01:04:10:00
    Canister:
    NP 310
    Sort Number:
    NP 310
  • Appears in...

    Collections
    Cinemagazines
    Categories
    Fashion & Music Entertainment & Humour Lifestyle & Culture
  • Stills

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
If you are a media professional and have seen some footage or stills you wish to include in your production, please contact us.
laurelhardy
2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope

Related Videos

Hide
Model Mermaids Aka Cement Mermaids - Cp 001 Int'l

Model Mermaids Aka Cement Mermaids - Cp 001 Int'l

Absolutely wonderful sexy statues made by Bernard Jepson for his garden - astounding!

Cement Mermaids Aka Model Mermaids - Cp 033

Cement Mermaids Aka Model Mermaids - Cp 033

Absolutely wonderful sexy statues made by Bernard Jepson for his garden - astounding!

Mermaids

Mermaids

Beauty contest in Margate - exercising, posing, parading by the pool etc.

The Dance Of The Mermaid

The Dance Of The Mermaid

Nice exhibition dancing from Ramer and Jeanne - she is dressed as a mermaid.

Cyril Fletcher Issue Title Is Hands Wanted

Cyril Fletcher Issue Title Is Hands Wanted

Cyril Fletcher tells comic story in rhymes about a boatman and a mermaid.

Lambeth Conference

Lambeth Conference

300 bishops attend special performance of 'Hadrian VII' at Mermaid Theatre. London.

Mermaid Swimsuits

Mermaid Swimsuits

Glamorous models posing around indoor swimming pool in latest swimwear fashions.

On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Titanic
2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
10 telling images selected from British Pathé's extensive WWI footage. 'The war to end all wars' was a war without parallel: over 70 million military personnel were involved and over 17 million people died.
WW1
There are some people who saw their mortality as really rather funny. Here are 12 of the best epitaphs.
laurelhardy
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
dancingqueen