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  • Short Summary

    Eamonn de Valera draws the crowds as he attends the opening parliamentary session.

  • Description

    Item title reads: " Dail Eireann Assembles. De Valera - stormy petrel of Irish politics and his "No Oath" Party create scene at opening of momentous Session."

    Dublin

    C/U of Eamonn de Valera. Group of men in winter coats make their way along to a building. A group of people in raincoats who look like reporters huddle at a doorway trying to peer in. The crowds grow and gather in the streets and a window in a building opens, with de Valera speaking down to the people. The tight crowd is seen to press forward.

    Note : the doorway group could be used for any inquisitive 'what's going on in there' shot. See Also Exclusive Pictures ... PM0688 - 688.08

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    688.07
    Media URN:
    33152
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/06/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:19:00 / 01:12:50:00
    Canister:
    G 1410

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