<> GreacenStanford171 Letters to Stanford Greacen Estate 1974 Sep 30th LHL Wednesday, March 16, 2016 TIFF GreacenStanford171 Letter The Irish Times, Denis Ireland, Protestant Nationalist English https://www.niliteraryarchive.com/content/greacenstanford171 LHL LHL Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike CC BY-NC-SA https://www.niliteraryarchive.com/sites/default/files/GreacenStanford171.jpg LHL Archive ´╗┐classes himself at Ealing and at one time was president x of the Dublin Historical Society;the sort of man who knows everybody of note in Dublin. Don't know how or why he has ended up in Ealing. Yr notes are/will be helpful. Did I tell you that my old friend Denis Ireland died (in Belfast) a week ago ? He celebrated his 80th birthday not long ago and he lived to read and approve my defence of his book against Simmons' attack - his last letter to me thanked me for x defending it- The IRISH TIMES gave him a long obit,with photos, and a 3rd leaderer. Don't know if he made it into THE TIMES. As a Protestant Nationalist, Denis swam against the stream in N.I. ever since he was demobbed (as Captain in Royal Irish Fusiliers,"the Skins") at the end of World War I. x H.U. have taken another Fox - the Chinese one. Love to you both - Robert x He was in the Senate (in Dublin) for a few years. In middle age, with his white hair, he looked a bit like SENATOR W.B. Yeats! Text