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  • Short Summary

    Mrs de Valera opens the Garden of Ireland fete at Delgany, and we see some designs for new Irish stamps.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Mrs de Valera opening the Garden of Ireland Fete at Delgany in the unavoidable absence of her husband.

    M/S of a priest talking on a platform, Mrs de Valera stands up and is applauded, she gives a speech. M/S of her posing with the priest and others, she smiles.

    Brief intertitle - 'Thousand of Designs for the new postage stamps have been submitted to the P.M.G. Here are a few.'

    M/S of the designs on a sheet, they are not very clear. C/U of one with a Shamrock in the middle containing a Celtic cross, there are three crowns and a harp round the outside. C/U of another design with a woman reclining on a rock. C/U of various other stamps.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    240.47
    Media URN:
    22447
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:10:00 / 01:50:12:00
    Canister:
    G 800

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