The stolen horse. The stolen money (“That is one of them”). The covered dish (“Ah, poor crab that I am”). Often joined with the story of the sawed pulpit.

Result count: 23
  1. A Local Story

    Once upon a time there lived a man who was very poor. He had nine children and failed to pay his rent and the landlord evicted him.

    Language
    English
    Collector
    Mary Doyle
  2. (no title)

    Bhí fear ann uair amháin dar bhainm Micí Bán 7 bhí sé na chomhnuidhe ar an Chaiseal.

    Language
    Irish
    Informant
    Antoin Mac Suibhne
    Age
    74
    Occupation
    feirmeoir