Attempted Revolution in Dublin
|Main Creator:||Low, David, 1891-1963|
Man under arrest is marched down a street, surrounded by soldiers. In front of him is a member of the censor office on a horse. In front of the censor is a car bearing William T. Cosgrave (President of the Executive Council of the Irish Free State from 1922-1932), flanked on either side by a member of the clergy. The prisoner is followed by his wife and children. The procession is watched by a crowd of people on either side. They make various comments.
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Inscribed l.r. beneath title: Capture of Desperate Person found to be in possession of complete set of Marie Stopes.
Inscribed in pencil on verso: 3/8 Black.
Inscribed in pencil on verso: 15 x 11 1/2.
This cartoon refers to the banning of the works of Dr. Marie Stopes by the Irish Free State's Censorship Board. It was published in the Evening Standard, on December 6th, 1930.
Collection of papers mainly relating to the family of Gannon, Laragh House, Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Department of Manuscripts, National Library of Ireland (Ms. Acc.5433).
Physical description: 1 cartoon : ink ; image 17.7 x 26.9 cm., on sheet 29 x 37 cm.
Varying form of title: Old Low's almanack / Prophecies for 1931
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