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  • Description

    No title - Pulchritude on parade.

    Sydney, Australia.

    L/S of young women in bathing costumes on a stage, they take it in turn to stand on a podium and give a twirl, they are hoping to be chosen to be on the bar of beauty at the Royal Agricultural Show. Various shots as they do various stretching exercises. M/S's as they lay on the ground and lift their legs in exercise.

    M/S silhouette of ladies, the lights come on to show them in their bathing costumes, the lady at the front takes off her cape. M/S as capes and wraps suddenly appear on their shoulders and they walk past the camera showing them off. C/U of a woman in silhouette, she fades to a picture of the statue Venus De Milo, we then see the modern day Venus in her bathing suit.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/06/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    43299
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1306.18
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:44:00 / 01:39:13:00
    Canister:
    NSP 273
    Sort Number:
    NSP 273
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture
  • Stills

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

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