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Whicker's World: The Beauty Queens


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with Alan Whicker
What's a pretty girl like you... doing in a place like this?
The hair, massive and lacquered stiff -a solid, unmoving helmet, Make-up, heavy-a deep dusty coating, fanned by great remote-controlled eyelashes Waistline, unnaturally small and tight. Swimsuit, sculptured to emphasise endless thighs. The exposure, tremendous-it's got to be tremendous, for these are
The Beauty Queens
Tonight, to examine nature in the raw, we join these perambulating bathing-beauties, crowned and uncrowned, on and off the catwalk, to share their triumphs and defeats as they sway towards their ultimate trial-the day of Miss World!
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Presenter: Alan Whicker
Produced and directed by: Jack Gold

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Whicker's World: The Beauty Queens

BBC Two England, 13 November 1965 21.15

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