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  • Short Summary

    Guards gather to arrest Eamon De Valera at Ennis in Ireland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - De Valera. "Ireland's stormy petrel" reappears from hiding and is promptly arrested in dramatic circumstances at Ennis. Ireland.

    A big crowd of people wave their hats, some of them have Irish flags, the camera pans across them. M/S of people ducking, possibly from gun shots, they run down the street, some stop to help others who have fallen. M/S of the platform which presumably holds Eamon De Valera, guards with guns gather at the bottom, the camera pans back across to the platform.

    Note: Eamon De Valera is not really visible in this item.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    314.08
    Media URN:
    23934
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/08/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:04:00 / 01:09:03:00
    Canister:
    G 1008

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The vehicle seen at 0:48 is a Rolls-Royce Armoured Car.

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