Watch Irish Dancing As It's Meant To Be In This Newly Released Historical Footage

Riverdance it ain't

Watch A Glimpse Into The Heart Of Erin to get a look at Ireland in the year 1929.

Released by Associated Press, the video guides us through an historical Ireland where donkeys and carts are still used, a young girl sings a lullaby for the camera, the people of "primitive Inishmore" speak Irish as their native tongue, town criers act as a newspaper and we get to see a jig as it's meant to be.

The whole thing seems a lot like one of The Savage Eye's skits to us...

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Seán Kenehan

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