Tag Archives: President Eamonn de Valera

History: Public And Private

Here is an interesting thing…well almost. Consider the domestic scene in suburban Dublin in the 1960s. An elderly gent hears the postman drop the mail thru the letterbox. He picks up the bank statement, the phone bill and finds a … Continue reading

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John F Kennedy: The Irish Legacy

I was in Dublin last week and picked up the First Day Cover, commemorating the fiftieth anniversary of the Visit of President John F Kennedy to Ireland. I am old enough to remember that visit. It was some forty odd … Continue reading

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