School: Windgap (C.), Thomastown (roll number 5698)

Location:
Windgap, Co. Kilkenny
Teacher:
Bean Mhic Eóin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0851, Page 086

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I do not wish to succeed dearest Jesus to satisfy my pride but for thy honour and glory,
Mary sweetest Mother thou who art the seed of wisdom,
Pray for thy son for me thy child.

Once upon a time there lived a poor scholar in the North of Ireland. Though he was poor he was smart and educated. At that time it was a very rare thing to see a poor scholar roaming around
It so happened one day

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Collector
Kitty Ryan
Gender
female
Informant
Jim Butler
Gender
male
Age
70
Occupation
traveller
Language
English