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President of Eire

Series

Series Name
Pathe Gazette

Issue

Issue No.
38/52
Date Released
30 Jun 1938
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Second Test Match
  2. 2President of Eire
  3. 3Spanish Civil War
  4. 4Funeral of Queen’s Mother
  5. 5Slum Clearance
  6. 6American Train Crash
  7. 7Pigeon Race
  8. 8Henley Regatta
  9. 9Torchlight Parade
  10. 10Paris Decorations

Story

Story No. within this Issue
2 / 10
Summary
Doctor Douglas Hyde is made first President of Eire. The procession halts outside Post Office in memory of the dead of 1916. Dr Hyde is greeted at Vice Regal Lodge by Mr de Valera and Sean O’Kelly.
Keywords
Commemorations; Politics and government; Ceremonies
Locations
Republic of Ireland
Length of story (in feet)
50
Story extras:
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