Bowen-Colthurst arrested “editor of the Eye Opener & the editor of the Searchlight”

Dublin Metropolitan Police Telephone

South Dublin Union Station of Origin Date 26 4 1916 Received at 12.45am Sent at 12.46am

From Garrison Adjt To Chief Supt Dunne

The officer commanding the troops at Portobello Barracks with 200 men raided J. J. Kelly’s shop at corner of Harcourt Rd/ Camden St and arrested the editor of the Eye Opener and the editor of the Searchlight and brought them to Portobello Barrack and also seized some papers.


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