Irish Election Literature

… what you maybe meant to keep…

“The Aims of Fianna Fail” -From a 1978 Membership booklet December 31, 2011

From a 1978 Membership booklet, “The Aims of Fianna Fail”.

Many Thanks to the sender.


“Stop Taxing Work” -Progressive Democrats 1987 General Election December 30, 2011

From the 1987 General Election, “Stop Taxing Work” from the Dessie O’Malley led Progressive Democrats .


“In one year her grocery bill has risen 14%. But her housekeeping money hasn’t”-Fine Gael 1973″ December 29, 2011

From the 1973 General Election an Ad from Fine Gael “In one year her grocery bill has risen 14%. But her housekeeping money hasn’t”.


From 1981 a Brilliant Fianna Fail ad looking for the Youth Vote! December 28, 2011

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From 1981 an attempt by Fianna Fail to attract the Youth Vote.
I love the young man asking “When we come to buy a house what chance have we got?” only to be answered by none other than Ray Burke , who was an expert in the matter of housing and planning.


Happy Christmas …. December 25, 2011

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Happy Christmas ….
This is the front page of a newsletter from the UK Miners Strike I posted over on the CLR


“Loose Talk Costs Lives” and other Republican / IRA Posters December 23, 2011

A bunch of six Republican posters, some for the IRA.
Many thanks to the sender.



Leaflet from Olive Braiden, Niall Andrews, John Stafford -Fianna Fail -1994 European Elections -Dublin December 22, 2011

From the 1994 European Elections a leaflet for Fianna Fail Dublin candidates Olive Braiden, Niall Andrews and John Stafford. Andrews was elected.



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