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  • Short Summary

    Leena Brusiin (Miss Finland) wins Miss Europe beauty contest in Belgium.

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

    Brussels, Belgium.

    Various shots of the Miss Europe beauty contest competitors riding in open sports cars driving through streets of Brussels. Various shots of Miss Europe beauty contest competitors visiting riding school and posing with and on horses. MS At the contest, competitors parade in evening dress along dais. Various shots of the parade, now in swimming costumes. Pan along line of girls in swimming costumes. Pan across audience to girls leaving the stage. MS Pan behind judges as they give their scores. Various shots of elected Miss Europe, Leena Brusiin (Miss Finland), receiving the title and crown from last year's Miss Europe, Spanish Paquita Torres. The winner is posing with the runners up.

    Date found in the old record - 27/09/1968.

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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:49:00 / 01:58:57:00
    UN 4384 B

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  1. Unknown user says

    The car seen at 00:18 is a first generation Ford Mustang. Sat in the car wearing the "Holland" sash is Marjolein Abbing.

    Seen at 00:28, wearing the "Turquie" sash is Mine Kurkcuoglu.

    Seen at 01:08, wearing the "Allemagne" sash, is Lillian Atterer.

    The girl mounting the horse at 01:23 is the English contestant Jennifer Lowe Summers.

    At 01:36, the girl wearing the "Danemark" sash is Gitte Broge.

    At 01:40, the girl with the "Islande" sash is Jonina Konraosdottir.

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  2. Unknown user says

    The very first car seen in the clip is a Honda S800.

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