School: Trummera, Mountrath (roll number 15446)

Location:
Trumra, Co. Laois
Teacher:
Mrs Muldowney

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0833, Page 267

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What goes around all day and drags a harrow after it.

1. What goes round all day and drags a harrow after it.
Answer, A hen and a cluch of chickens

2. Why is a stamp like a school teacher
Answer. Because one sticks with a lick and the other licks with a stick.
3. What goes round all day and stands on it's head at night.?
Answer, The nails in a man's boot.
4. Why is a policeman like an aeroplane,
Answer, Because they both take people up
5. I went out between two woods and came home between two waters, how?
Answer I went to the well for two buckets of water.

Collector
Anthony Sheil
Gender
male
Address
Rosskelton, Co. Laois
Language
English