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    Marita Lindahl of Finland wins Miss World beauty competition in London.

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    Lyceum, London.

    LV. Panning shot of girls lined up on platform during Miss World beauty competition at London's Lyceum. SCU. Panning shot up the legs of the girls as they stand in line SV. Three of the girls from left to right - Danielle Muller from Morocco, Josee Jaminet from Luxembourg and Muneko Yorifuji from Japan. SV. Three of the judges from left to right - Charles Eade, Trevor Howard and Stirling Moss. CU. Lilo Fischer from Austria smiles at the camera. SV. Elevated shot, three competitors parading in front of the audience. LV. Pan, Leila Williams of Great Britain parading in front of the judges. GV. Judy Welch from Canada parading. SCU. Judy comes towards camera, waves and turns, then walks away. LV. Panning shot of Marita Lindahl from Finland parading - she was the winner. SV. Audience. SCU. Panning shot, Runa Brynjolfstottir from Iceland parading, she turns at the end of the platform and walks back again. SV. Man in audience putting on strange binocular spectacles. SCU. Panning shot, from head to toe, of Charlotte Sheffield from the United States. GV. Elevated shot of two girls parading in front of the audience. SV. Adele Kruger from South Africa, who came third, coming towards camera. She turns and poses in front of the judges. AS. Annie Gorassini from Italy parading. SV. Ines Navarro from France parading. She turns and poses in front of the judges. SV. Spectators looking on as the winner is announced. LV. The winner, Marita Lindahl from Finland climbing steps to the throne. She is hugged by one of the other competitors on the steps. SV. Masses of photographers round the base of the throne. SV. Marita Lindahl seated on the throne wearing her crown and cloak and holding bouquet of flowers. She poses with the runners up, on left of picture is Adele Kruger from South Africa who came third and on the right Lilian Madsen from Denmark who came second.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:13:00 / 01:35:30:00

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