Johnson’s Motor Car – Ep. 2

The real doctor’s name was Henry Johnston (not Johnson).  The star he wears is a reference to the Williamite star used in Orange Order symbolism. The wearing of this star tells the audience that Dr. Johnson is a Unionist whose sympathies are against the Irish rebels.

 

Follow this story from the beginning here.

2 comments

    1. It’s a very old rebel song. I’ll have a link to a recording of it in the last episode (I just didn’t want to spoil the ending by linking it too early!).

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