Nice footage of members of the Saorstat Government, Republic of Ireland (Eire, Southern Ireland).
Republic of Ireland (Eire, Southern Ireland).
Full titles read: "EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MINISTER - of the SAORSTAT GOVERNMENT."
Intertitle reads: "Mr W T Cosgrove, President and Minister of Finance."
M/S's of William Cosgrove.
Intertitle reads: "Mr Kelvin O'Higgins, Vice President & Minister for Home Affairs." Nice M/S's of O'Higgins.
Intertitle reads: "General R. Mulcahy - Minister of Defence." M/S's and C/U's of Mulcahy in full military uniform.
Intertitle reads: "Professor E MacNeil, Minister of Education." Good M/S's and C/U'S of MacNeil in smart suit.
Intertitle reads: "Mr Ernest Blythe, Minister for Local Government." M/S's of Blythe.
Intertitle reads: "Mr Desmond Fitzgerald, Minister for External Affairs." M/S's of Fitzgerald.
Intertitle read: "The Speaker, Professor M. Hayes." M/S's of Hayes smiling.
Amendment October 2011: A visitor to the site has pointed out that in this clip's description, Kevin O'Higgins is listed as "Kelvin" and William Cosgrave is listed as "Cosgrove". These mistakes are in the original 1920s intertitles.