• Short Summary

    Miss Australia, Penelope Plummer, wins the Miss World contest. Lyceum, London.

  • Description

    No title - Miss World contest won by Miss Australia. Lyceum, London.

    Various shots all the Miss World contestants on the stage. M/S Miss South Africa, Mitsianna Stander and Miss Philippines, Cecelia Amabuyok. M/S as some of the girls start to walk off stage. M/S Graham Hill and Stanley Baker. C/U Richard Todd. M/S zoom in to Miss Argentina, Vivian Roldan. M/S Miss Australia, Penelope Plummer. Zoom in to Miss France, Nelly Gallerne. M/S Miss Israel, Mirey Zamir. M/S Miss Guyana, Adrienne Harris. M/S zoom in to Miss United Kingdom, Kathleen Winstanley. M/S the last 15 contestants lined up on stage. M/S pan along line Miss Argentina, Miss Australia, Miss Austria (Brigitte Kruger), Miss Colombia (Beatrice Sierra Gonzalez), Miss France, Miss Germany (Margot Schmalzriedt), Miss Guyana and Miss Ireland (June MacMahon). C/U of the girls' legs.

    M/S of the last seven lined up, zoom in to Miss Nicaragua and Miss Israel. M/S as audience applaud. M/S of the winner Miss Australia, Penelope Plummer, she walks up steps to throne. The camera zooms in. C/U of last year's winner, Miss Peru, Madeleine Hartog Bel, placing crown on Penelope. The camera zooms back then she hands her the sceptre. M/S audience. L/S as Penelope walks across stage into C/U. L/S as she stands beside throne, she turns and sits down, camera zooms in and the runners up surround her and kiss her, nearly knocking her crown off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2083.18
    Media URN:
    56983
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/11/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:08:00 / 01:37:15:00
    Canister:
    68/93

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