• Short Summary

    'Miss New Brighton' is elected at Beauty contest.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Beauty Parade".

    New Brighton, Merseyside. 'Miss New Brighton' is elected at Beauty contest.

    GV Pan New Brighton bathing pool. (Title Scene) GV Crowd. SV Towards contestants parading prior to judging. CU Legs pan up girls. CU Man eyes. SV Pan girl walking towards judges. SV Pan No 10 walking away from judges. SV Marleen Dee No 15. parades before judges. CU Judge David Southwood. LV No 13 parading before judges. CU Another judge. SV Girls lined up waiting for result. SV A/S Legs. CU Mayor. CU Judge placing sash on winner (No 12.)- Kathleen O'Donnell. SV Man rises from seat but is pulled back by wife. SV Miss New Brighton with Rose Bowl. CU Miss New Brighton with Rose Bowl.

    (Orig. Neg.) (Title Scenes G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1469.42
    Media URN:
    47952
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/08/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:30:00 / 01:54:40:00
    Canister:
    51/69

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    Expanding on the currently given location, the footage here is shot at the New Brighton Swimming Pool, Wallasey, Merseyside.

    "Marleen Dee" should read Marlene Dee.

    Contestant No. 26, seen at 00:26, is Joan Hunt of Pensby.

    No 13, seen at 00:37, is Claudia Stansfield of Northwich.

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