• Short Summary

    SOME OF JAPAN'S BEST-LOOKING GIRLS ARE ARRAYED AT THE NATIONAL GYMNASIUM IN TOKYO. IT'S DOUBLE?

  • Description

    SOME OF JAPAN'S BEST-LOOKING GIRLS ARE ARRAYED AT THE NATIONAL GYMNASIUM IN TOKYO. IT'S DOUBLE EVENT.... THE CONTEST IS TO PICK JAPAN'S REPRESENTATIVES TO TWO INTERNATIONAL BEAUTY CONTESTS - THE LONDON "MISS WORLD" EVENT THIS FALL AND THE "MISS UNIVERSE" CONTEST, TO BE HELD AT LONG BEACH THIS SUMMER.

    AS POPULAR MASTER OF CEREMONIES TONI TANI INTRODUCES ONE CONTESTANT AFTER ANOTHER, THE JUDGES ASK QUESTIONS AND MARKS THE CRUCIAL SCORE-SHEET.

    THIRTYFIVE FINALISTS FROM THE FOUR MAIN JAPANESE ISLANDS PARADED ON THE STADIUM SHOWING OFF THEIR FIGURE, CHARN AND POISE AND OF COURT THEIR VITAL STATISTICS TO AN APPRECIATIVE AUDIENCE OF SOME 15,000 PEOPLE.

    TONI TANI CONTINUES WITH LAST-MINUTE FORMALITIES AS EXCITEMENT REACHES ITS PEAK IN THE AUDITORIUM.

    THERE ARE VARIOUS PRIZES AWAITING THE CONTESTANTS - CROWNS AND SPECTRE FOR THE WINNERS AND FREE TRIPS AND GIFTS FOR THE RUNNERS UP.

    AND THEN THE BIG MOMENT....THE WINNERS ARE PICKED AND CROWNED. TO LONDON WILL GO PETITE 18-YEAR-OLD CHIEKO (CHI AY KO) ICHINOSE (ITCH I NOW SAY) (NO.16) WHO HALLS FROM TEA-GROWING SHIZUOKA CITY AT THE BASE OF MOUNT FIJI. THE FIVE FEET FIVE GIRL FROM SHIZUOKA PACKS A 35-2236 FIGURE.

    TWENTY-TWO YEAR-OLD AKIKO KOJIMA (NO.3) WILL GO TO LONGBEACH TO CONTEST THE "MISS UNIVERSE" TITLE.

    THE TOKYO MODEL, WHO GOT A BIG APPLAUSE, WILL BE JAPAN'S GOODWILL AMBASSADORESS AT LONGBEACH AND BRING TO THAT ASSEMBLY OR WORLD BEAUTIES THE ORIENT'S CHARM AND DIGNIFIED POSE.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACTM8B0NI1YP6RN6VIU7TL79QR
    Media URN:
    VLVACTM8B0NI1YP6RN6VIU7TL79QR
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/06/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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