October 28: Picture from book took me right back
ONE of the photographs in the Leader last week, which was taken from your new book of photographs (Limerick Through The Lens), certainly brought me back in time. It took me back to 1963 to be precise, when many thousands of members of the local farming community arrived en masse in Limerick, up near the The Crescent and the monument of Daniel O’Connell. I was one of the protesters included in the photograph and you could have knocked me down with a feather when I saw it after more than 50 years. I had no idea that such a photograph existed.

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