Tag Archive: Walter Carpenter Free – James Connolly

Aug 27

Eastwaller arrested for insulting a British Royal – Walter Carpenter (1911)

Socialist Party Leaflet 1911

On this date, 27th August, over one hundred years ago an East Wall resident had just been released from a month long sentence in Mountjoy Jail. Walter Carpenter, with an address at 8 Caledon Road, had been convicted of “using language calculated to lead to a breach of the peace and with having endeavoured to …

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