• Short Summary

    Hughie Green judges Miss Great Britain contest in Morecambe. Lancashire.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Miss Great Britain.

    Morecambe, Lancashire.

    L/S of the swimming pool at Morecambe. M/S sign '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 mute colour version of this item.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:17:00 / 01:47:47:00

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    Silent, colour footage of this event can be found in 1772.29.

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