School: Clochar na Trócaire, Carn Domhnaigh (roll number 16821)

Location:
Ballylosky, Co. Donegal
Teacher:
An tSr. M. Beirín Ní Bhaoighill

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 1114, Page 194

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About sixty years ago a man lived in Cardonagh. He was a Baker and he went to America, but he could not get any work. He wrote home to his mother and said he was loafing. She thought he meant he was making loaves so she wrote back to him and told him he might as well be making baps in Carndonagh than leaves in America.

Collector
Maeve Doogan
Gender
female
Address
Carndonagh, Co. Donegal
Informant
Pat Kearney
Gender
male
Age
54
Address
1419871
Language
English

About fifty years ago Willie Kearney who lived in Mullins, Carndonagh was drunk. John Porter took him in and gave him a cup of

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