School: Fleasgach (roll number 15842)

Location:
Flaskagh More, Co. Galway
Teacher:
Ss. Ó Maonaigh

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0012, Page 373

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magic power to kill the horse. He retraced his steps to the witch's dwelling and he asked her to restore his horse to life again and if she did so he would never interfere with her again. The witch went out to where the horse was lying and breathed something in his ears. At once the horse

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No body gets married in the month of May because it is very unlucky nor on Shrove Tuesday. Some people invite a lot of people they have a lot of cars. The boys get an old shoe and tye it to the back of the car in which the married couple are in. The boys get a lot of straw and dress them selfs up and come to the house where the marriage is. It is very lucky to borrow cloaths.

Collector
Mary Joe Mc Guire
Gender
female
Address
Kiltivna, Co. Galway
Informant
Michael Mc Guire
Gender
male
Address
Kiltivna, Co. Galway
Language
English