Pleasure cruises and swimming with showgirls - a Turn of the Century day at the beach.
Unused / unissued material - location and dates unclear or unknown.
Full title reads: "Let us now take a trip to the Seaside ..."
VS Paddle steamer 'Victoria' at jetty and passengers disembarking from ship. They walk down a long gangplank to the beach.
Intertitle reads: "... where the fashionable world is gathered".
VS Beach with rowing boats, bathing machines and crowds of bathers.
MS girls getting out of bathing machines wearing swimming costumes.
Intertitle reads: "These Daly's Show Girls form a pretty picture of gold diggers of the Middle Ages".
VS Daly's showgirls run from bathing machine across the beach and into the sea. A few other people are paddling in the waves. After bathing they sit in line along edge of rowing boat.
Note: Researcher indicates that this is Lulworth Cove, Weymouth, UK, and shows a paddle steamer belonging to Cosens and Co. The film also shows the promenade at Shanklin, Isle of Wight, UK.