March 14, 1987 |
Prime Minister Charles Haughey, eager to boost U.S. investment in Ireland, will make a three-day trip to Washington next week to celebrate St. Patrick's Day and confer with President Reagan. Haughey will also be eager to counteract what is perceived here as pessimistic foreign press comments on Ireland's economic prospects in coverage of his narrow election victory last month, a government spokesman said.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 18, 1985 |
A message in green on a white T-shirt Sunday at Bowers Museum read: "You can always tell an Irishman . . . but you can't tell him much." Still, the Irish who attended the Erin on the Green festival in Santa Ana may have learned something new about their heritage from the artisans, musicians and entertainers there to celebrate St. Patrick's Day.