• Short Summary

    Women show off the latest fashions in nylon stockings in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire.

  • Description

    Miss Nylon Stockings competition, Nottingham.

    M/S Lots of girls straightening and smoothing out their stockings. C/U Women putting on stockings. C/U Head and shoulders of girl. C/U Legs of girl She is adjusting her suspenders. C/U Another woman putting on stockings these are only three quarter length ones. M/S Women lining up to show their legs off. M/S First batch of women having their ankles measured. C/U Women waiting. M/S Two women having their ankles measured. C/U Two women pass on to have their thighs measured. C/U Women watching. C/U Women having their calves measured. Reverse angle of Women having their calves measured.

    C/U Woman's leg being measured from ankle to knee. C/U Ankle being measured. M/S Calf being measured. C/U Woman head. M/S Girls leg being measured from knee to top of thigh. She walks out of picture. M/S Above woman walks into frame and goes and sits down. M/S All the girls lined up on stage. M/S Girl in booth with only legs showing, for judging. C/U Onlookers. C/U Girls legs showing from under booth. C/U Another angle on legs. Cut away onlookers. C/U Another woman's leg (in booth) M/S All women on stage with skirts help up. C/U Judges. M/S Winner (Anne Hessey) being handed prizes of stockings.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1333.01
    Media URN:
    44013
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/04/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:21:00 / 01:01:55:00
    Canister:
    NP 500

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The location is the Palais de Danse, Upper Parliament Street, Nottingham.

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