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This Week At The Irish Election Literature Blog September 2, 2011

Posted by irishelectionliterature in Irish Election Literature Blog.

Starting off this week with a leaflet from Tony Blair from his first election in 1983. Labours policies have changed somewhat since then.

Then some leaflets for Eamon De Valera from the historic 1917 East Clare by-election campaign

from 1917 to the 1923 General Election  and Ads from Sinn Fein decrying unfair treatment from the authorities. “Loading the Dice -Terrorism all over the Country” -“Vote for Sinn Fein and your own Unpartitioned Republic”.

from 1923 to the 1945 Presidential Election and Sean T O’Kelly of Fianna Fail with the by line “A Life-times work for the Nation…

Finally from 1948 the Vinters Federation of Ireland giving out about the amount of tax on a pint!

Also in excel format local election results for
Tipperary North 1925 to 2009   and  Tipperary South 1974 to 2009


1. WorldbyStorm - September 2, 2011

The Blair leaflet is a great find. Kudos.


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