School: Naas (Christan Bros.) (roll number 16708)

Location:
Naas, Co. Kildare
Teacher:
T. Ó Neachtain, S. Ó Súilleabháin

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Wicklow who has cures for the following diseases. - rheumatism and for people who are crippled. He has cures for many other diseases also. The cure (fore) for a sore eye is to bathe it in tea leaves for nine days.

Famous Personages
John Holland
Sallins Road, Naas.

Dr. O'Callaghan is a famous man. He throws heavy weights. He often competes with Guard Tobin who is a Tipperary man. Dr. O'Callaghan lived in Co. Cork.
Caoilte Mac Rónáin was a famous runner in the Fianna. He lived on the hill of Allen.
A place called after a famous jump is Leixlip. It is situated in Co. Dublin.
Larry Stanley was a famous jumper. He jumped six feet five inches with ease. he lives in Co. Down.

Collector
John Holland
Gender
male
Address
Sallins Road, Co. Kildare
Language
English