School: Lochán na mBan (roll number 7816)

Loughaunnaman, Co. Mayo
Tomás Ó Conghaile

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0099, Page 304

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in it for luck. The people put it down in the oven. The oat-meal cake is made from meal mixed with water.

I Hills are green far away.
II Little by little castles are built.
III As the old cock crows the young one learns.
IV The early bird catches the early worm.
V Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy wealthy and wise.
VI Hunger is a good sauce.
VII One penny finds another.
VIII Make hay while the sun shines.
IX When the cat is out the mice are playing.
X A windy day is no day for scollops.
XI When a cat sits with her tail to the fire it is the sign of rain.
XII The most hurry the less speed.

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Helen Conway
Loughaunnaman, Co. Mayo