• Short Summary

    Yvonne Ormes wins Miss Great Britain. Morecambe, Lancashire.

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    No title - Miss Great Britain contest won by Yvonne Ormes. Morecambe, Lancashire.

    L/S swimming pool at Morecambe at the Miss Great Britain National Bathing Beauty Contest, showing girls parading. C/U girls parading in front of spectators. Rear view girls parading. C/U girl walking. Rear view C/U girl walking onto platform and stopping in front of judges. M/S pan Barbara Ponsford walking in front of judges. C/U spectators. M/S pan Margaret Mills walking in front of judges. M/S judges R. B. Henderson, Lady Patricia Pelham-Clinton-Hope, Sir J. Onslow, comedians Bernie and Mike Winters, and singer Max Bygraves.

    M/S of the last 20 finalists in front of judges as they turn round. M/S Miss Jennifer Gurley, last year's Miss Great Britain watching. M/S as the girls walk off. C/U Max Bygraves. M/S pan winner Yvonne Ormes walking up onto rostrum. M/S of Yvonne and the two runners-up on rostrum. C/U Yvonne. M/S as Yvonne is presented with Cup by Max Bygraves who then kisses her. Various shots Yvonne smiling and holding Cup. M/S as press photograph her.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:01:00 / 01:14:18:00

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