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' If the Lawrence brothers had not gone to India '
John L. Morison , D.Litt.
' Here lies Henry Lawrence who tried to do his duty.' This tragic epitaph was dictated by Sir Henry Lawrence as he lay dying in the Residency at Lucknow during the Indian Mutiny.
Henry Lawrence was one of three brothers who went from Ulster to change the course of Indian history. Henry's work at Lucknow, John's masterful administration of the Punjab, and George's fifty-three years of less spectacular but equally valuable service formed an integral part of Indian development. Had this Ulster triumvirate chosen some other career, Indian affairs would almost certainly have taken a very different course. What that course would have been forms the subject of John Lyle Morison 's talk this evening.
Professor Morison holds the chair of Modern History at Armstrong College, Newcastle. An authority on Indian history, he published a life of Sir Henry Lawrence in 1934, and has contributed to the Cambridge History of the British Empire.

Contributors

Unknown: John L. Morison
Unknown: Henry Lawrence
Unknown: Sir Henry Lawrence
Unknown: Henry Lawrence
Unknown: John Lyle Morison
Unknown: Sir Henry Lawrence

: JOSEPH SEAL

at the Organ of the Ritz Cinema,
Belfast

: 'IRISH HIGHWAYMEN AND TORIES'

' Redmond O'Hanlon '
T. W. Moody. Ph.D.
' It is a curious fact', writes T. W. Moody, lecturer in History at Queen's University, Belfast, 'that the name long borne by one of the two great Parliamentary parties in England first became current in Ireland to designate a class of professional bandits and terrorists.'
O'Hanlon, about whom Dr. Moody is to talk this evening, was a constant thorn in the flesh of the Irish government, and after his death there grew up around him a wealth of romantic legend.

Contributors

Unknown: Redmond O'Hanlon

: CHAMBER MUSIC

Jean Pougnet (violin)
Anthony Pini (violoncello)
Angus Morrison (pianoforte)

Contributors

Violin: Jean Pougnet
Violin: Anthony Pini
Pianoforte: Angus Morrison

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