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A talent competition for contestants in Miss New Zealand 1927. A dozen local NZ women strike various poses and act for the camera, actions include driving a golfball, reading, playing tennis and cheering for their love interests at a rugby league match.

“Who’s for Hollywood, Series 2”
“Our location this week overlooking Carlaw Park”
“Where an exciting league game was in progress”
“Our girls being enthusiasts barracked for their particular teams”
“Hazel Simpson’s side scored”
“But little Freda Crosher’s hers failed”
“Leaving football we watch Miri Bragato drive off-”
“and switch to Norma Phair competing with Hazel Simpson”
“Distin Strange” Distin reads a book.
“Maude Kerr and Mae Furness”. Maude and Mae walk towards camera. Rangitoto can be seen in the background. Followed by MS of girls individually.
“Miss Kathlene Sanderson”. Kathlene pats a cat and smiles to camera.
Seven of the women pose together and laugh.
“Freda Crosher”
Freda with a small black dog.
“Elaine Dare” . Elaine whistles and calls the dog.
“Josephine Stuart”
“Constance Wheeler”. Constance sits and reads a book.
“Pat Collins” (little remaining image). Pat sits on a chair, and looks up and smiles to camera.

The title "Who's for Hollywood, Series 2" indicates that this film may have been a part of a weekly series.

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Year 1927

Reference number F933

Collection Film and Video Collection

Media type Moving Image

Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA

Duration 0:03:30

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