School: Druim Mór

Location:
Dromore, Co. Sligo
Teacher:
Seosamh Ó Catháin

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ready to pay £10 to get back your child. You once paid £10 for me & now here is your child back again to you & my debt is paid. The black man then disappeared & the parents were left speechless looking at each other.

III
A big farmer offered a handsome salary to a man who would help him on the farm, teach his wife to speak Latin & his cat to teach Irish. After some time a boy came to him & offered to do what he asked.
He was not long in his new employment till he found out that the farmer's wife was 'carrying on' with a young man in the district in the absence of his husband. When the farmer & he went out to work this young man used

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Collector
Seosamh Ó Catháin
Gender
male
Occupation
múinteoir
Address
Dromore West, Co. Sligo
Informant
John Fox
Gender
male
Occupation
shoemaker
Address
Farranmacfarrell, Co. Sligo
Language
English