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  • Short Summary

    A story showing the results of the trouble in Ireland - two bodies are picked up from the streets by the army.

  • Description

    Ireland.

    Intertitle: "THE DAILY TERROR IN IRELAND. A tragic picture that will bring home to all the terrible state of affairs".

    M/S of a crowd of panic stricken running down a street in the rain. M/S of a horse and cart next to an armoured vehicle and an Army truck. M/S of an Army officer next to the armoured car, pan to the Army truck filled with soldiers holding rifles. The officer appears to shouting instructions off screen.

    M/S of group of people outside a butcher's shop, a man in a top hat, accompanied by three soldiers walks over to them. Lying on the ground, outside the shop, are the bodies of two men. The soldiers pick up the dead bodies and carry them in the direction of the truck. More people crowd into shot, eager to get a glimpse of the corpses, a man in a trench coat ( a detective, perhaps?) is seen sending two curious little boys away. M/S of the truck driving off, followed by an armoured car.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    220.29
    Media URN:
    21956
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/10/1920
    Sound:
    silent
    hd format:
    HD Cam
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:24:00 / 01:26:46:00
    Canister:
    G 712

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  1. johnny_doyle Doyle says

    the shooting of Sean Treacy on Talbot Street, Dublin

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