An item showing some of the young hopefuls in Pathe's Beauty Competition.
Intertitle: "THE FIRST STEP ON THE LADDER OF FAME. Ladies! Thousands are entering the Pathe Beauty Competition. Many of them will become film stars ... "
M/S of a group of young women milling about on the street outside a cinema. The women walk to the cinema entrance - some link arms, some giggle.
M/S of the women chatting with the cinema manager / Pathe representative as they give their details to enter the prestigious competition. The women laugh a lot and pose for the benefit of the camera - they seem very high spirited.