The first fruits of the Public S...[loss of text - probably Public Safety Act] ... :
it is remarkable that the first person selected for arrest under Mr. Cosgrave's Public Safety Act should be Seán Gonne MacBride ...
Handbill issued following the arrest [on 24 August 1927] of Seán MacBride following the assassination of Kevin O'Higgins [by Timothy Coughlin, Bill Gannon and Archie Doyle on 10 July 1927 while O'Higgins was going to the Church of the Assumption, Booterstown]; despite Seán MacBride having an alibi he was charged under the Public Safety Act [Public Safety (Emergency Powers) Act, 1926].
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Dublin: The Fodhla Printing Co., 1927.
This item is held in the Ephemera Department. Partial loss of text at head of the handbill.
Dated: "Roebuck House, Clonskea. August 25, 1927".
Physical description: 1 sheet ; 29 x 22 cm.
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