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Monday, October 16, 2017
IRISH 'RABBLE-ROUSERS' AND BRITISH 'JUSTICE'.
BRITISH BAILIFFS WITH GUNS AND FAST HORSES...
These Irishmen were imprisoned in Dublin by the British, who considered them, one and all, as 'rabble-rousers' and, from within their prison cells, the prisoners did their utmost to prove the British right by trying their best to 'rouse' the 'rabble' into fighting back against the British and their so-called 'landlords' in this country - indeed, their efforts at doing so gave rise, among other things, to a new method for teaching children the alphabet...113th on the 21st and 22nd with 78 under 6...India and Ireland and dividing up the spoils...this Free State minister invited those voicing opposition to him to "come up and see me sometime"...(MORE ON WEDNESDAY 18TH OCTOBER 2017...)