• Short Summary

    IRELAND: Vast crowds watch impressive march past of army / Free State troops take salute on St Patrick's Day / President Cosgrave delivers holiday address

  • Description

    Dublin, Ireland: Semi view Flags and Band marching, semi cu.D.Fitzgerald reviews troops from stand, close view Troops march & close follow shot of Bagpipe Band playing as they march.

    Sound Effects: Off-stage voice talks about Fitzgerald, Bagpipe & Military Bands play Marching Music.

    Pres. Wm. Cosgrave delivers holiday address. Ext. gen. view, semi cu. & CU. talking.

    Sound Effects: Cosgrave tells how glad he is to say a few words about Ireland thru Par. News, how Ireland has shouldered political responsibility for last 8 or 9 yrs, and how economic conditions have been helped.

    Military - Ceremonial; Ireland; Personalities - Politicians; Celebrations - National Days; William Thomas Cosgrave (1880-1965), Speech
    Background: IRELAND: Vast crowds watch impressive march past of army / Free State troops take salute on St Patrick's Day / President Cosgrave delivers holiday address

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7ADAKY62FCKEB850EAMSV7JD6
    Media URN:
    VLVA7ADAKY62FCKEB850EAMSV7JD6
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/03/1931
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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