A more probable reason for their internment than any plot was their opposition to the Conscription Bill, which required Irish men to enlist in the British military. This time CCM
was held as an internee...
August 1925: Sean O'Casey submitted to the Abbey Theatre,...
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submitted to the Abbey Theatre
, Dublin, the first and only play to deal with the topic of the Easter Rising of 1916: The Plough and the Stars.
1939: Kathleen Clarke became the first woman to...
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became the first woman to be elected Lord Mayor of Dublin.