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  • Description

    Hotel Shelburn, New York, United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'Sweater Queen Contest'.

    Elevated shot of girls parading on roof of hotel during sweater queen beauty competition. MS. & SCU. Busty girls parading. MS. Judges watching. CU. Individual entrants (3 shots). CU. Pan along judges. CU. Angle shot, sweater girl. MS. Judges. SCU. The winner being presented with trophy by a woman judge.

    (Comb.F.G.)

    Cataloguer's note - another way to discretely judge busts, quite humorous item. American commentary full of quite predictable double meaning 'humour'.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    67959
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2517.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:47:00 / 01:28:34:00
    Canister:
    UN 2181 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 2181 E
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    New York - 1940s
  • Stills

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

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