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    London.

    SV. Miss Ghana, Monica Amekoafia, receiving a bouquet from BOAC receptionist at the bottom of the airliner steps. CU. The receptionist. CU. Miss Ghana - camera pans down her, showing the sash she is wearing and the bouquet of flowers. GV. Miss Ghana and the receptionist walking away from the airliner. GV. Car carrying Miss Ghana arriving in Berkeley Square where she is to meet Miss Britain, Iris Waller. SCU. Press photographers. SV. Miss Ghana stretches out her hand in greeting and shakes hands with Miss Britain. CU. Miss Britain speaking to Miss Ghana. The camera draws back to bring into picture Miss Ghana. GV. The two beauty queens walk towards car. SV. Car drives away. SV. The two beauty queens entering Deanfield Furs Salon. SV. Miss Ghana is helped on with a $1,000 mink bolero by Mr Deanfield. CU. Miss Ghana stroking mink. GV. The two beauty queens walking through Aspreys jewellery shop and looking at counters. CU. Man takes the bracelet from an $8,000 ruby and diamond set and places it round Miss Ghana's wrist. SV. The assistant fixing the bracelet round her wrist while Miss Britain looks on. CU. Miss Ghana looking at them, she turns and looks at camera. GV. Buckingham Palace, crowds at the gates. GV. Miss Ghana and Miss Britain walking past soldiers outside Palace - crowds standing around.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene H.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/04/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    32684
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    643.13
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:26:00 / 01:35:34:00
    Canister:
    57/29
    Sort Number:
    57/029
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities Lifestyle & Culture Travel & Exploration Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    Ghana Archive
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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