Collection: Gordon Brewster Cartoon Collection >> "The old woman who lived in a shoe" Gordon Brewster....
"The old woman who lived in a shoe"
|Main Creator:||Brewster, Gordon, artist.|
Michael Hayes (1889–1976) then Ceann Comhairle, is dipicted as Old Mother Hubbard, 'putting manners' on the T.D.'s. in Dáil Éireann. He supported the Treaty and served as Minister for Education in the Dáil [January – September 1922]. He was elected Ceann Comhairle [Speaker] in September and held the office until 1932. losing his seat in the 1933 general election.
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Dec 3rd 1927.
Title inscribed in pencil l.l..
Inscribed in pencil l.c.: "During five years Mr Hayes [the Ceann Comhairle] has presided over the deliberations of the house with scrupailous fairness and admirable tact".
Physical description: 1 drawing : ink ; 15.6 x 19.2 cm..
Citations/References: Published in: Evening Herald, 3rd December 1927.
Forms part of: The Gordon Brewster Collection.
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|PD 2199 TX 153||
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