• Short Summary

    In London Nov 6 for the Miss World Competition are forty of the world's most beautiful girls parading in bathing suits to meet news cameramen.

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    SV Contestants troop down stair.
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    2.
    SV PAN..Contestants.
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    SV PAN..from legs to faces.
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    SV PAN..Contestants
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    SV PAN..from legs to faces.
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    CU PAN..Miss Luxembourg (left) and 'Miss Greece.'
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    7.
    CU PAN..'Miss Canada
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    8.
    CU PAN..'South Africa' and 'Japan.'
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    CU PAN..(Left to right)..Canada, France, Britain.
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    10.
    ZOOM FROM CU..Miss France to above trio.
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    11.
    SV PAN..Contestants.
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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: In London Nov 6 for the Miss World Competition are forty of the world's most beautiful girls parading in bathing suits to meet news cameramen. Election time: Nov 10.

    South Africa's Moya Meaker is 18, a model ad wants to become an air hostess. France's Marie Helene Troue is circumspection her ambition is "not to be deceived by life."
    Luxembourg's Josee Pundel, 19, says she wants to be a good housewife. Japan's Chieko Ichinose, 18, says she has her heart bent one housekeeping.

    Ireland's Anne Fitzpatrick at 17 is one of the youngest in the competition. She studies beauty culture and wants to be a model. Miss Korea, Chung Are Sub, 19, hope one day to leave her bank clerk desk for singing.

    Hong Kong's Michele Mok, another 17 year old, is studying to become a linguist. Canada's Huguette Demers, 21, wants to become an actress. Britain's 'English Rose' is Anne The 1 well, 22. Life as a laboratory technician led her to the thought, she says, to "make the most of opportunities."
    For all, the opportunity of first prise of GBP500 and a car.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADZBFJTHT0GQMQXFD8C0P5W5ZM
    Media URN:
    VLVADZBFJTHT0GQMQXFD8C0P5W5ZM
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/11/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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