Our Ma Says

“Ourma says if you stick t’herown diet of landandairy prod you’ll be firmanna an’trim down.” All six counties are included, alongside a variety of vintage advertisements from the late 1800s and early 1900s: Mew’s brewery (Isle of Wight), Lloyd & Yorath’s stout (Newport, Wales), Hall’s paints (Hull), Batey’s ginger beer (London), Campbell & Menzies’s shipments of Oporto wines, Gilbey’s wines, Gold Flake tobacco (in both English and Irish: Sásuíonn siad!).
For images of the piece being produced (and in its original location), see Ciaran Gallagher’s web site. For the pieces just visible below, see Conflict Tourism and Game Of Throats.
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Copyright © 2017 Extramural Activity
Camera Settings: f8, 1/25, ISO 400, full size 3888 x 2152
text: X04131  Alderman James McKinney, high sheriff of Belfast in 1930 gerry fitt

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