Press: Tale of a Jockey

Tale of a Jockey

Typical of the "scoops" which Baron Beaverbrook likes to score in his lively London Daily Express was an interview last week with famed Irish Jockey Michael Beary, recent winner of the Irish Derby on Dastur.

To the Express glib Jockey Beary told a tale of how he has been the secret intermediary between the British and Free State governments in recent weeks, claiming to have arranged President de Valera's original face-to-face meeting at No. 10 Downing Street with Premier James Ramsay MacDonald (TIME,...

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