• Short Summary

    Biggest beauty competition in the north-east is held in Seaburn.

  • Description

    Seaburn.

    SV contestants making up before start, & SCU. Girl touching up eye lashes. STV contestants parading in crowded Seaburn Recreation park. SV No 16. Miss Maureen Nealam. SV judges, SCU judges Mario Zampi, film producer and Betty Collier, local mannequin teacher. SV No 12. No 13 Mrs Irene Harrison. SV Miss Shirley Knox No 50. SV a baby girl stealing the limelight while contestants parade, gets all coy. STV Mayor and Mayoress of Sunderland (both women). SV contestants seated. SV back view, judges conferring. SCU pan, contestants, & STV crowd applauding. SV Mayoress presenting award to winner of attendants contest No 51. CU No 51 Miss Iris Walker of Gateshead. SV No 49 Miss Olive Byrne of Newcastle being crowned as the Queen of the Sun by Lady Mayor, & CU. SCU Mario Zampi presenting cup and kissing winner. CU Olive Byrne.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene "I")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    180.37
    Media URN:
    29740
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/09/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:09:00 / 01:54:25:00
    Canister:
    54/69

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