• Short Summary

    Scenes from Irish General Election - De Valera and Cosgrave are up for election.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Dublin. Cosgrave or De Valera? Electors register record polls in General Election fraught with importance to the future history of the Irish Free State."

    Dublin, Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland.

    CU of Fianna Fail election poster - among the candidates mentioned is Sean T O'Kelly.

    SV of Eamon De Valera standing at microphone .

    MS of car decorated with Fianna Fail posters.

    CU of posters for William T Cosgrave. His slogan is Peace and Plenty.

    Shot of man leaning on car decorated with Vote Cosgrave posters.

    Shots of Cosgrave and his wife leaving a building.

    Shots of Alderman Alfred Burn, Lord Mayor of Dublin, going to vote. Shots of people holding placards in his favour. The voiceover tells of how Burn was later knocked to the ground by a by a youth.

    Shots of people coming out of Polling station.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    695.17
    Media URN:
    5392
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/01/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:51:00 / 01:24:24:00
    Canister:
    33/8

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