"Miss Universe" beauty contest--outtakes
Fox Movietone News Story 2-941
Chairman crowns "Miss Austria," Lisl [Liesl-Elisabeth] Goldarbeiter, as the first-ever "Miss Universe." She gives an acceptance speech in German. "Miss Cuba," Elvira Moreno, speaks greetings in Spanish. "Miss Romania," Magda Demetrescu, expresses her thanks. "Miss Universe" gives thanks in English. A man presents "Miss Universe" with a Bolivia [Bulova] wristwatch ("The Smallest Watch in the World"). Irene Ahlberg expresses thanks at being chosen "Miss United States."
Ahlberg, Irene, 1910-1993.
Bulova Watch Company.
Goldarbeiter, Liesl-Elisabeth, 1909-1997.
Ware, Irene, 1910-1993.
Filmed on June 12, 1929.
Fox Movietone News (Production unit). Polito (Camera operator). 28 (Production unit). Dodge (Sound).
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
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