School: Teampall Mhuire

Location:
Carbad Beg, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Eithne, Bean Uí Mhaonghaille

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0143, Page 165

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The whooping cough can be cured in a lot of different ways. When you have a whooping cough and if you met a man riding a white horse, and to ask him for the cure and what ever he tells you to use, you would be cured if you used it.
The milk that the ferret leaves after him also cures the whooping too.
The first egg that a

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Informant
Mrs O' Neill
Gender
female
Address
Moneen, Co. Mayo
Language
English