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  • Short Summary

    Hughie Green judges Miss Great Britain contest in Morecambe. Lancashire. Colour, mute.

  • Description

    Miss Great Britain.

    Morecambe, Lancashire.

    Technicolor.

    L/S Winter Gardens at Morecambe. L/S of the swimming pool at Morecambe. M/S 'Miss Great Britain' and crowds gathered. M/S's all the beauty contestants parading round the pool. C/U two men taking off their dark glasses. Back view of girls lined up. M/S of the judges, in the centre Hughie Green and Leslie MacDonnell. M/S girls parading before the judges. C/U Hughie Green and Leslie MacDonnell. M/S all the girls lined up before the judges. Various shots of the judges and girls. M/S Jackie White and Gillian Taylor. M/S of the Mayor presenting cheque to the winner Gillian Taylor from Stockport. M/S crowds watching. M/S Hughie Green trying to kiss the winner. M/S as Hughie and Jimmy Jewel fall into pool fully clothed. M/S winners Gillian, Jackie White, and Hazel Williams. M/S Gillian being photographed with the trophy. C/U Gillian holding rose bowl. M/S Hughie Green spouting water over Jimmy Jewel.

    Cataloguer's note: there is a black and white version of this item with sound.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1772.29
    Media URN:
    54752
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/09/1963
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:12:00 / 01:51:54:00
    Canister:
    63/71

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    Black and white footage of this event, with commentary, can be found in clip 1772.27.

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