School: Fearglass (roll number 15616)

Location:
Fearglass South, Co. Leitrim
Teacher:
Proinnsias Ó Floinn

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0222, Page 413

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price for skins, the people only laughed at him. He only got a few shillings for the three skins.

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One time Irish Paddy was at war.

One time Irish Paddy was at war. His wife wrote to him and said she had nobody to dig the garden for potatoes and said she was going to dig it herself. Paddy wrote back to her and said. "Do not dig the garden for it is there all the guns are hidden". His letter was opened and was read so next day alot of soldiers came and dug the garden. Then she wrote to him that alot of men came and dug the garden. Then paddy said "Now you can set

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Collector
Michael J. Clarke
Gender
male
Address
Beihy, Co. Leitrim
Informant
John Clarke
Relation
parent
Gender
male
Address
Beihy, Co. Leitrim
Language
English