Side Lights on Sinn Fein

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Details

Location

Limerick

Year

1921

Source

British Pathe

Format

35mm, film, intertitles

black and white

Length

28sec

Silent

silent

Courtesy

British Pathé

Rights Holder

British Pathé

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Description

This shows that the IRA and Sinn Fein punished those who associated with the Black and Tans. Here May Connelly of Limerick is shorn for speaking to the Tans.

Shot List

'Limerick. Side Lights on Sinn Fein. May Connelly - who was kicked and had her hair shorn for the 'crime' of speaking to Black and Tans. Pathe Gazette.' Head and shoulders view of a young woman standing in a doorway.