1889-1979; b. Coleraine, Co. Derry; ed. St. Columbs, Derry; Clongowes
Wood, and UCD, bar 1921; unsuccessful Sinn Féin candidate, 1918;
Dail TD for University College, Dublin;, and Minister of Indusry and Commerce,
1924-32, initiating electirfication; additionally Minister of External
Affairs, from 1927; Imperial Conference delegate, 1929-30; Dublin TD,
1939-65; Prof. of Constitutional Law, UCD; Senior Counsel, 1946; Att.
Gen. 1951-54. DUB
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