President de Valera opens turf cutting competition in Ireland.
Full title reads: "NOVEL & USEFUL CONTEST - President De Valera cuts first sod in peat cutting competition."
Bog of Allen, County Kildare Republic of Ireland (Southern Ireland, Eire).
President de Valera cuts the first sod in turf cutting competition - thousands of people look on. A woman - possibly Mrs de Valera is presented with the turf cut by the President. Various shots of the contestants cutting turf - it looks so easy and clean when they do it. A woman is seen stacking up the turf.