Stockport By-Election, March 27, 1920:
Put him in to get him out : Vote for [William X.] O'Brien the true workers candidate.
|Main Creator:||O'Brien, William, 1881-1968.|
Printed by G. Aspinall & Co. Stockport and published by G. Lynch, Election Agent [for William O'Brien], 49, Upper Brook Street, Stockport. William X. O'Brien, secretary of the Irish Labour Party was interned in Britain decided to stand in the Stockport by-election in an attempt to embarrass the British Labour Party into action concerning Ireland - on the ballot paper, he was described as being the "Irish Republican Workers Party" candidate [even though no such organisation was in existence].
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Stockport: G. Lynch, Election Agent, 49, Upper Brook Street, Stockport 1920
Three copies held in the Department of Ephemera [one conserved]; EPH F40 previously held at call number ELE/1920-30/5.
Physical description: 1 broadside poster: ill., 57.2 x 44.5 cm.