Development of the independent Republic of Ireland.
Republic of Ireland (Southern Ireland, Eire).
Various shots of the streets of Dublin. MS. Mr MacBride, Minister of External Affairs for Eire, leaving the building. MS. Mr Dillon, Minister of Agriculture for Eire, leaving the building. MS. Mr William Cosgrave, Parliamentary Secretary for Eire, and Mr Naughton, Minister of Social Welfare for Eire, leaving the building. MS. Mr Costello, Prime Minster for Eire, leaving, entering car and driving away.
LS. Pan, Irish countryside. LS. A typical Irish farmhouse. LS. Cattle grazing. MS. Poultry. CU. An Irish woman. Men and women working on farm. MS. Irishman with donkey. MS. Irish farm labourer at work. More shots of the Irish countryside. GV. Lake Lough Corrig - several shots.