• Short Summary

    Beauty contest held for the title of 'Queen of the English Riviera' in Torquay.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Torquay. 'Queen of the English Riviera' Thousands of holidaymakers see coronation of 'Miss Exmouth' amid setting, scenery and sunshine, unsurpassed anywhere."

    Torquay, Devon.

    CU Mayor of Torquay as he announces the winner of the title 'Queen of the English Riviera' - a beauty contest.

    The winning competitor is lead up steps to her throne by the Mayor. Other competitors sit at the side of the steps. She turns and sits down. A crown is placed on her head. (We hear applause from the crowd).

    CU Miss Exmouth - Queen of the English Riviera.

    The beauty queen makes a short speech of thanks.

    MS of Beauty Queen.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    731.29
    Media URN:
    6616
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/09/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:49:00 / 01:44:17:00
    Canister:
    33/71

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