School: Teampall Mhuire

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

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A Story about Two Brothers

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0144, Page 151

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Once there were two Brothers who has a house and a farm of land. The eldest boy was working very hard to keep the house going. The other one would do nothing but swanking himself and spending money.

The elder Brother was telling him to help him, to help him to build some stables. But he would not. The elder Brother that was doing every thing and was getting heart broken in the place, and he went to America and the other Brother waited at home.
The boy that went to America was wrighting to him every regularly. And he was telling him how nice America was. He told him he had a great

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Collector
Margaret Rogers
Gender
female
Address
Rathbaun, Co. Mayo
Informant
Mrs Rogers
Relation
unknown
Gender
female
Address
Rathbaun, Co. Mayo
Language
English