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Film Title: MISS GREAT BRITAIN Play Clip: MISS GREAT BRITAIN CONTEST

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Card Title: MISS GREAT BRITAIN CONTEST
Location: Morecambe
Date: 02/09/1957
Length: 48 secs
Story Number: 71563
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 Iris Waller. The prize was a thousand pounds.
Shot List.: LS of bathing beauties walking beside swimming pool. CU of group of the beauty contest competitors' bottoms. Camera pans across. CU of the judges. CU of Monkhouse taking off his jacket and holding his head in his hands. MSs of the competitors parading for the judges. LS of girls posing. CU of winner receiving Rose Bowl and the winner's sash. CU of legs of winning girl. Camera tilts up. CU of Bob Monkhouse with his arms around the winner. They smile for the camera.
Keywords: Great Britain; Personalities - Journalists; Media; Competitions; Women; Fashion and Costumes; Personalities - Miscellaneous; Personalities - Performers;Leila Williams (1st female presenter of Blue Peter), Beauty Contest
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