School: Ballystrang (roll number 15364)

Location:
Ballystrang, Co. Donegal
Teacher:
Seosamh Ó Cuinn

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A Funny Story

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 1103, Page 19

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Long ago there was an old whiskey maker in Cork and he had an old horse and one day he put two jars of whiskey on the horse's back and set out for Convoy to a Sheeban house to sell his whiskey. When he landed at the house, he tied his horse to a tree and he went into the house to see how much they wanted. The old horse started to jump and one of the jars fell off and was broken. The whiskey ran into a little pool, and the horse was dry and he drunk it. When the old horse man

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Collector
Agnes Curran
Gender
female
Address
Killymasny, Co. Donegal
Informant
Frank Curran
Gender
male
Address
Killymasny, Co. Donegal
Language
English