O'Higgins for president
|Main Creator:||Fine Gael|
Cardboard placard featuring an image of and encouraging the public to vote for Tom O'Higgins in the election on 30 May 1973 for president of Ireland; however Erskine Childers was elected president (by 635,867 votes to 578,771). O'Higgins was previously chosen as the Fine Gael candidate in the 1966 presidential election, where he came within 1% of beating Éamon de Valera. Printed at bottom of placard: "Published A. F. Hussey, Solr [Solicitor], 17 Northumberland Road, Agent for the candidate and Printed by Beacon Printing Co.".
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Dublin : A. F. Hussey, Solr [Solicitor], 17 Northumberland Road, .
Two copies of this item are held in the Department of Ephemera.
Physical description: 1 placard ; 49.8 x 36 cm.
Varying form of title: [Tom] O'Higgins for president