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Miss Great Britain

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
1474
Date Released
2 Sep 1957
Date submitted
29 Aug 1957
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Stirling Moss - Record Breaker
  2. 2Miss Great Britain
  3. 3Foretaste of Farnborough
  4. 4New Altitude Record
  5. 5Sadruddin & Nina Wed
  6. 6Skiing - No Snow
  7. 7Frozen Fur Fashions
  8. *Southport Flower Show

* Story has local or special distribution

Story

Story No. within this Issue
2 / 7
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Miss Great Britain Contest. DESCRIPTION: Among the judges of the Miss Great Britain contest were Charles Eade, Lisa Gastoni and Bob Monkhouse. The winner was 20-year-old Leila Williams of Walsall, who received the Rose Bowl from Charles Eade. And the winner’s sash from last year’s winner Irish Waller. The prize was a thousand pounds. SHOTLIST: No shot list.
Keywords
Mass media; Women; Competitions; Newspapers; Fashion and costume; Performing arts
Locations
Morecambe
Footage sources
Movietone
Card file number
71563
Credits:
Commentator
Geoffrey Sumner
Length of story (in feet)
74
Story extras:

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