Reel 2. Eire: shots of village streets and farms. Workers in peat fields. Boy collecting water from a well. Dublin: city streets, courts, government buildings. Prime Minister Costello. Eire designated a Republic. United States of America: Presidential Elections. Party conventions. Dewey, Taft supporters. Truman. Wallace. Campaign trail. America goes to the ballot box. Sleeping reporters. Results are announced. President Truman arrives at the White House.