Entertainment - Miss World 1980 - Empire Ballroom, Leicester Square, London
Contestants for Miss World 1980 lining up at the Empire Ballroom, Leicester Square, London. (back row l-r) Misses Puerto Rico, Singapore, Spain, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States of America, Uruguay, Venezuela, Virgin Islands, Western Samoa and Zimbabwe. (second from back row l-r) Jamaica, Japan, Jersey, Korea, Lebanon, Lesotho, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, New Zealand, Norway, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru and the Philippines. (second from front row l-r) Germany, Finland, France, Gibraltar, Greece, Guam, Guatemala, Holland, Honduras, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel and Italy. (front row l-r) Misses Argentina, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Belgium, Bermuda, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Cayman Islands, Colombia, Costa Rica, Curacao, Cyprus, Dominican Republic, Ecuador and Denmark.
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C.S 'Retriever, Australia
The Cable and Wireless cable ship C.S. 'Retriever' laid the shore-ends section of the Auckland/Sydney and Auckland/Suva sections of Commonwealth Pacific cable, which stretched from Vancouver, Canada to Sydney, Australia via Suva and Auckland, New Zealand. This picture shows C.S. 'Retriever' standing off Murawai Beach, Australia, with three men surfing in the foreground. March 1962. PHO///1065
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