Footage of the Saorstat government in the wake of the death of Brigadier Sean Hales.
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Full titles read: "THE LATE BRIGADIER SEAN HALES - Members of the Government and Army Representatives leaving the Pro Cathedral after Requiem Mass."
L/S's of various dignitaries walking down steps from the cathedral. L/S of army vehicles full of soldiers driving away down street.
Intertitle reads: "EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MINISTER of the SAORSTAT GOVERNMENT." - "Mr W T Cosgrove, President and Minister of Finance."
M/S's of 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.