• Short Summary

    Jersey hosts its Battle of the Flowers and Southend hosts a Well Dressed Woman competition.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "One Day In Summer".

    Jersey, Channel Islands.

    GV Parade of girls marching along crowd lined street. CU Two girls in bikini tops applauding. Various shots of floats in the Jersey battle of the flowers. Some of the girls throw flowers into the crowds. CU Man and woman eating ice lollies. GV of marchers in fancy dress. More shots of floats in procession. 'Battle' commences and floats are torn apart and flowers are thrown to crowds and other floats.


    GV Crowds in deck chairs seated around the parading stand. LV Line of contestants, 8 ladies facing crowds. LV Crowd. CU Travel along four of the contestants. SV Panel of Judges. CU Judges, Singer Gary Millar, Film Star Carole Lesley and another lady. LV Car cruising along promenade carrying judges as they look for contestants. SV Derek Bond, Carole Lesley and Gary Millar looking out from car. SV Carole Lesley pointing out someone on the promenade and Gary Millar gets out of the car. LV Gary Millar handing smartly dressed lady a ticket for competition. CU Carole Lesley and Gary Millar pan to young girl in sailor type outfit as she is handed a competition ticket. GV Crowds at competition. SV Four ladies who are the finalists parading. The eventual winner, Mrs. Paignton from Eltham leads the parade. CU Winner Mrs Paignton wearing costume with large white collar.


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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:
    01:05:38:00 / 01:07:37:00

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