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Taking no chances, the canny judges of the World's Beauty Contest... News Photo1929,20th Century Style,Activity,Adult,Adults Only,Arts Culture and Entertainment,Award,Bannister,Beauty Contest,Beauty Queen,Black And White,Boat Deck,Boundary,Chance,Competition,Conflict,Contestant,Day,Event,Facial Expression,Front View,Full Length,Hand,Judge - Entertainment,Laughing,One Person,One Woman Only,One Young Woman Only,Only Women,Outdoors,People,Photograph,Photography,Railing,Smiling,Social Issues,Staircase,Standing,Time Of Day,UK,Vertical,War,Women,Young Adult,Young WomenPhotographer Collection: SSPL SSPL/Planet News ArchiveUNITED KINGDOM - JULY 29: Taking no chances, the canny judges of the World's Beauty Contest decided it a draw and divided the prize of œ400. The judges were asked to decide between Miss Ella Van Heuson, the American beauty queen, and Mlle.Simone, the European beauty queen, who refused to take part in the Galveston, Texas, beauty pageant at which were beauties from the countries of the world.' (Photo by Planet News Archive/SSPL/Getty Images)