People by Pyke

E. T. McCarron - "People by Pyke".

E. T. McCarron – Chairman, Irish Shipping
Was captain of Killiney Golf Club, where recently he won the Captain’s Prize.
He was also at one time a well known rugger player.
Here  is one of the men who at the moment is seeing Ireland has her chance to “Rule the Waves”, from a commercial point of view, with our fleet of seven vessels, to which will be added in 1953 a 9,000 ton oil burning steamer. Also two 9,500 ton diesel ships.
With regard to the coal trade, we will be getting two modern type colliers, 1,360  tons dead weight. One being built in Coole, the other in Dublin.