The President of Ireland Mr. Eamon de Valera filmed at one of his last functions?
Genera view of the prizegiving.
M.C.R. of crowd.
de Valera presents President's Trophy to Mr. John Nestor, Galway leader of the Galway team which won the trophy.
4 5 6 7 & 8.
The President presents runner up prizes
M.C.U. Irish Red Cross members.
C.U. People in crowd.
President de Valera chatting with Mrs. Tom Barry chairman of the Irish Red Cross Society.
C.U. de Valera slow pan to C.U. Mrs. Tom Barry (light changed ??? shot) ???
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Background: The President of Ireland Mr. Eamon de Valera filmed at one of his last functions before his retirement on the 25th June. Mr. de Valera is seen in the grounds of the Presidency where he is presenting prizes to the Irish Red Cross Society. He ??? the President's trophy to the winners of the senior competition in this years Irish Red Cross First Aid competitions. About 500 people attended the outdoor reception.