School: Clochar na Toirbhirte

Location:
Lismore, Co. Waterford
Teacher:
Sr M. Gráinne

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Clochar na Toirbhirte | The Schools’ Collection

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0635, Page 69

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Riddles
1. Two ducks before a duck, two ducks behind a duck, and a duck in the middle, how many is that? Three ducks.
2. What is the longest word in the English language? Smiles
3. Why are not telegraph poles going to be any longer? Because they are long enough as it is.
4. What beats a good wife? A bad husband.
5. Have you ever seen meat without bones? sausages.
6. Ink, ank, under the bank ten

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Collector
Hannah O' Farrell
Gender
female
Address
Ballyin Upper, Co. Waterford
Informant
Mr P. O' Farrell
Relation
parent
Gender
male
Address
Ballyin Upper, Co. Waterford
Language
English