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    An item about the Irish Peace Treaty showing the delegates and King George V.

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    Item title reads - Peace Council at the Palace. - "Splendid News" says the King - His smile reflects the Irish sunshine.

    King George V and Lloyd George emerge, delegates pose with them. M/S of the King making a speech.

    Intertitle - '"Number 10" where the Peace was signed.' M/S of the door of Number 10 Downing Street.

    Intertitle - 'The welcome agreement.' M/S of the agreement, a hand turns the page and shows all the signatures.

    Intertitle - 'The Irish Delegates who signed the memorable Treaty. Exclusive pictures.'

    M/S of Michael Collins, the camera pans across R.C. Barton (?), Gavan Duffy and Arthur Griffith. M/S of Michael Collins laughing with another man.

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    01:08:15:00 / 01:10:06:00
    G 832

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  1. noeldonnellon says

    The man with Michael Collins laughing at the end is Ian Macpherson, former British Chief Secretary for Ireland although replaced by Hamar Greenwood by Treaty time. ?

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