• Short Summary

    Billy Butlin stages a Glamorous Grannie competition.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Grandma Must Be Glamorous".

    London.

    GV Competitors lining up on stage of the New Victoria Cinema for Glamorous Grannie competition. SV Pan, from competitor's dresses up to their faces. LV Some of the judges - Hairdresser Raymond, Boxer Freddie Mills, Josephine Douglas and Film Actress Anne Heywood. SV Pan, along two lines of competitors. CU Mrs Iris James of London. CU Mrs Aline White of Cornwall. GV Audience applauding. LV Winner Mrs Bertha Griffiths down stairs amidst applause.

    SV Mrs Griffiths in kitchen of her home at Birkenhead, Merseyside preparing tea. LV Mrs Griffiths bringing food into dining room where grand daughter and rest of the family are seated. CU Grand daughter Karen aged 2. CU Karen's mother (Mrs Griffiths' daughter). CU Mrs Griffiths with her grand daughter.

    SV Mrs Griffiths shakes hands with Billy Butlin on stage of New Theatre. CU Mrs Griffiths gets a kiss from Mr Butlin, pan to Cup which he has presented to her. GV Audience applauding. CU Mrs Griffiths holding up her Cup.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1559.19
    Media URN:
    50068
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/12/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:13:00 / 01:51:27:00
    Canister:
    58/97

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