Arnold Wright’s DISTURBED DUBLIN (1914)

William Martin Murphy

William Martin Murphy

DISTURBED DUBLIN, pro-employer account of the 1913 Lockout by Arnold Wright published in 1914, available free online:
http://archive.org/details/disturbeddublins00wrigrich
Something of flavour conveyed by its description of William Martin Murphy (above) as resembling ‘a typical family solicitor of the old school … who blends the milk of human kindness with an unswerving rectitude of conduct’ (p. 78). Well worth browsing!

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