President of Concilium James Cummins speaks outside Myra House on Francis Street, Dublin where the first meeting of the Legion of Mary took place fifty years earlier in 1921.
To do something for God and for the service of their fellow men... They thought they would give themselves generously in a humble and ostentatious way.
Founded by Frank Duff this small group grew into what is now a worldwide organisation.
An RTÉ News report broadcast on 4 September 1971.