School: Fleasgach (roll number 15842)

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0012, Page 384

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If your nose are bleeding get a pice of a twine and tie it on the middle finger of the right hand and it will stop it.

Folklore 5 9 38
The luckiest day of the week is Thursday. One night a fox broke into a henhouse. He ate some hens. He got so fat that he could not get out. All he could do to be down and pretended to be dead. When the man go up he went out and found the fox in the henhouse he got the fox and threw him out. when the fox got out side he ran away. The tongue of a fox is good for a cure.

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Collector
Thomas Reddington
Gender
male
Address
Flaskagh More, Co. Galway
Informant
Mrs T. Reddington
Gender
female
Address
Flaskagh More, Co. Galway
Language
English