100 Years Ago

NEWS FROM 100 YEARS AGO : 24 March 1923

24 MARCH 1923

The German authorities arrested a number of nationalist plotters.

A debate took place in the Dáil Éireann, the Irish Parliament, on whether a customs duty should be imposed on British car exports.

The Government said that since the end of the First World War Britain had scrapped 2.25 million tonnes of battle shipping.