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The Irish people are supposed to be very superstitious race. When they see magpies they say.
One for sorrow
Two for joy
Three for a wedding
Four for a boy
Five for silver
Six for gold
Seven for a secret which shall never be told.
A whistling man going out to fish would not be taken on board.
If you drop your glove it is a dissapointment.
If you drop a fork it is the sign that a lady visitor is coming to the house.(continues on next page)Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.