School: Tuar an Fhíona, Cluain Meala

Location:
Tooraneena, Co. Waterford
Teacher:
Gearóid Ó Coindealbháin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0647, Page 251

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out in the garden. First we draw sixteen equal squares on the ground. Then a flat stone is laid in the first square. Now one of us stands on our right leg only in the square in which the stone is. Now he must touch the stone with his foot and pass it into the next square without letting the stone touch the line. If the stone touches the line that person is out. You must go to the end of the squares. If you are able to go to the end you have won the game.

We often play Donkey with a Ball at home. The game is easily played. First of all four people stand in a ring and the person that would have the ball would throw it to he near person. If that person did not catch the ball he would

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Collector
Pádraig Teidhirs
Gender
male
Address
Cahernaleague, Co. Waterford
Informant
Tomas Paor
Relation
unknown
Gender
male
Address
Ballynamult, Co. Waterford
Language
English