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  • Short Summary

    Ceremony to crown beauty queen in Scarborough.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Scarborough. Yorkshire's Rose Queen Crowned. 10,000 spectators at picturesque ceremony and the Battle of Flowers."

    Scarborough, Yorkshire.

    Boys dressed in old fashioned military style uniform walk down steps. They turn and form arch of words. Various contestants in beauty pageant walk down between them they are wearing long white dresses and bonnets.

    Parade of beauty contestants and others along seafront at Scarborough. Crowds watch as they pass by. Flower petals or rice are being thrown at them.

    New Yorkshire Rose Queen is crowned in front of bandstand.

    Shots of men doing Scottish folk dance. Pan up to show Beauty Queens watching.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    815.19
    Media URN:
    10766
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/06/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:44:00 / 01:25:54:00
    Canister:
    31/52

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