School: Teampall Mhuire

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

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A Story

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0144, Page 060

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A Story

Long ago there was a rich Protestant man who had two sons. He sent them to college.

Long ago there was a rich Protestant man who had two sons. He sent them to college. The oldest became a Catholic and a Priest. The other son remained a Protestant and became a Protestant Minister.

The father was very proud of the Protestant Minister. One day he had a party for him he had to invite the priest also he told all the guests to go to the room where a great feast was prepared.
He left the priest in the kitchen. After a while the servant told the priest to come down also. He went down also and there was a large plate of meat before

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Collector
Margaret Lynn
Gender
female
Address
Cartoon, Co. Mayo
Informant
Tom Farrell
Relation
not a relative
Gender
male
Address
Carrowmore, Co. Mayo
Language
English