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|Caption||Augustine Martin receives Jacob's award (1968)|
Edwards, Hilton (1903 - 1982)
Martin, Augustine (1935 - 1995)
Bewley, Edward C (Mrs)
Augustine Martin, UCD Professor of Anglo-Irish Literature, receives a Jacob's televison award for his series on English literature, which was part of the 'Telefís Scoile' series. This was the 7th Jacob's television awards which took place on 11 December 1968 at Jacob's biscuit factory on Bishop Street, Dublin.
This shot was taken from the side; Martin is holding his award and shaking the hand of Hilton Edwards (the Master of Ceremonies). partially blocking Edwards from view is Mrs Edward C Bewley, the wife of Jacob's chairman who presented the awards. Full details on award winners and people attending the ceremony can be found in the RTÉ Guide of 20 December 1968.
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(11/Dec/1968 - 11/Dec/1968)