This happy group, standing on a dodgy looking platform, are reviewing Trinity College students at College Park as they prepare for war. Was that the forthcoming War of Independence of the Great War? The names here are all familiar to those with an interest in Irish history and some with less savoury reputations.
Our title is a nod to Frank McGuinness's play "Observe the sons of Ulster marching towards the Somme!
Collection:NLI Ephemera Collection
Date: insert date
NLI Ref.: EPH A40
You can also view this image, and many thousands of others, on the NLI’s catalogue at catalogue.nli.ie
Owner: National Library of Ireland on The Commons
Source: Flickr Commons