• Short Summary

    Miss America contestants take part in opening parade before the judging in Atlantic City.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unknown or unclear.

    American newsreel titles read: '52 GIRLS - AND ONE IS MISS AMERICA'.

    Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States of America.

    L/S of pageantry floats moving along road in the opening parade of the Miss America contest. M/Ss of several beauty queens going by - Miss Pennsylvania, Miss Ohio, Miss West Virginia. Crowds watching. Miss Georgia and Miss Illinois passing. M/S of girl waving from float. Several shots of girls posing in swimsuits and sashes. L/S of nine contestants walking along the boardwalk with arms around each other's waists.

    (Used in AKC 344.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2504.15
    Media URN:
    67816
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:41:00 / 01:38:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 2553 C

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