Irish Election Literature

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1964 Programme for a Dinner to mark the 40th Anniversary of Séan Lemass as a T.D March 6, 2016

A lovely Souveneir programme for a dinner dance and presentation to then Taoiseach Séan Lemass to mark his 40th anniversary as a TD and also to mark the 40th wedding anniversary of Mr and Mrs Lemass. It was held in The Shelbourne Hotel and was organised by his Dublin South Central Constituencey organisation.
Many thanks to the sender.



The Winchester Three -No extradition Protest 1988 September 30, 2009

In September 1987 at Winchester Court ,Martina Shanahan, Finbar Cullen and John McCann  were charged with Conspiracy with persons unknown to murder the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland Tom King. They became known as ‘The Winchester Three’. They were found guilty and sentenced to 25 years on each charge.

After a vigorous campaign to show their innocence, they were released on 27th April 1990. This Protest is from that period.



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