School: Inch Island

Location:
Carrickanee, Co. Donegal
Teacher:
Pádraig S. Mac Fhinn

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 1110, Page 94

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There was a man and had a son and he was that bad a boy his father had to banish him away. He went away and listed on the army and they returned him back again and when he came home again his father hunted him away. He gave him ten shillings and he went to London, when he reached London he bought ten shillings worth of hankerchields. He was going up and down the street by a gentle-man pulling out his hankerchief and throwing them over his shoulder. The daughter was looking out of the window at this man and

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