Great strike spreading. 10,000 men now involved in stoppage to protest against ten per cent wage cut.
SLATE INFORMATION: Ulster Railways Idle! / A Dastardly Outrage!
NORTHERN IRELAND: Belfast:
Pan. of trains at standstill. CU. Pan. of goods in yd. Semi view of Police in driver's cabin. Ground shot of train towards. Long view pan. of wreck, and men mending telegraph wires. Long view pan. of wrecked rails & train. Semi view of men sorting mails in line. semi view of turned engine. CU. pan. of wrecked engine.
Sound Effects: Off-stage voice desc strike & train smash.
Disasters and Accidents; Railways; Northern Ireland; Industrial Relations; Great Britain
Background: Great strike spreading. 10,000 men now involved in stoppage to protest against ten per cent wage cut. Two killed in derailed Dublin-Belfast train near Dundalk (within Free State border).