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|Caption||Irish ventriloquist/puppeteer and broadcaster George Boyle, ...|
|Programme||Seoirse agus Beartlai|
O Baoghill, Seoirse
Irish ventriloquist/puppeteer and broadcaster George Boyle, with two of his puppets 'Bran' (left, a puppy) and 'Toby' in 1963. This half-length shot shows George Boyle seated in an armchair smiling down at the puppets he his holding. 'Bran' is holding a piece of dark cloth perhaps about to place it over 'Toby'. There is a framed picture on the wall above and behind George Boyle.
George Boyle (or Seoirse O Baoghill) appeared on several children's programmes on RTE in the early sixties including 'Tir na nOg' and his own show 'Seoirse agus Beartlai'.
|Date of photograph||
(01/Jan/1963 - 01/Jan/1963)