School: Scoil na mBráthar Sligeach (Sráid na Céibhe) (roll number 16585)

Quay Street, Co. Sligo
An Br. Ó Cearbhaill

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Scoil na mBráthar Sligeach (Sráid na Céibhe) | The Schools’ Collection

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0161, Page 167

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A piece of turnip and brown sugar; or a cupfull of sugar mixed with butter.

(a) Three hairs taken from the dog which bit and and rubbed on the wound.
(c) There is a cure in the hair of the dog which bit.

The cure for foul-mouth is that anyone who has never seen his father should blow his breath on the person afflicted and he will be cured.