Footage of Mary and Anne MacSwiney in Dublin, Republic of Ireland (Eire, Southern Ireland).
Dublin, Republic of Ireland (Eire, Southern Ireland).
Full titles read: "MISS MARY MACSWINEY - who is on hunger strike in Mountjoy Prison - filmed with the late Harry Boland..."
C/U of Mary MacSwiney dressed in black standing next to Harry Boland, they both smile.
Intertitle reads: "WHILE HER SISTER - Miss Annie MacSwiney continues her protest by going on hunger strike outside the prison gates."
L/S of small crowd of people outside the prison gates. M/S's of Annie MacSwiney lying across two arm chairs with a book in her hands next to the outer perimeter fence. C/U of MacSwiney wrapped in blanket, she smiles when she sees the camera focusing in on her. M/S of MacSwiney writing in book.
Note: there is a shorter item about this story entitled ' It Must Be In Family' on *PM0440* - EB 2001.