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    Famous footage of Michael Collins making a speech to huge crowds.

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    Item title reads: "A fighting speech by Mr. Michael Collins to huge crowds in shadow of old Irish Parliament opens Free State Election Campaign".

    Dublin, Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland.

    Famous piece of footage showing huge crowds gathered to hear Michael Collins speak. Camera pans across mass of people, seen from a high angle. Good C/U of Michael Collins speaking in a very animated fashion from a dais. He gesticulates with his arm as he makes a strong point. Another newsreel cameraman is seen in the background.

    Note: item begins with a main title "Pathe Gazette - Showing all the best and latest pictures."

    See also "State Campaign Opens" also on PM0260 which seems to be a longer version of this story.

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    01:05:30:00 / 01:06:32:00
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