11 May 2015

New Zealand Retro: Beauty pageants

From Afternoons, 1:19 pm on 11 May 2015

Beauty pagaents
Left: 1947: Mary Wootton (Miss New Zealand) holding a BOAC (British Overseas Airways Corporation) poster, at Whites Aviation offices, Auckland. Whites Aviation Ltd :Photographs. Ref: WA-10826-G. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. Right: Miss Pinup New Zealand 2015 Anjelique Jones : Photographer: David Michael Photography.

Beauty pageants: their history, their rise and fall, and their future, with historian Caroline Daley,  Canadian author on the history of beauty queens Candace Savage, and Miss Pinup NZ 2015, Anjelique Jones, AKA Bettie Rage.

Gallery: Beauty pageants in New Zealand