School: Gormanstown, Árd Fhíonáin (roll number 5615)

Location:
Gormanstown, Co. Tipperary
Teacher:
Peadar de Mhóiréis

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0572, Page 446

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money,
And a cellar full of beer,
We wish you and your people,
A happy new year.

The people are much amused with the queer dress of the Wren Boys and their antics and give them money.
In the evening they often have a good sum of money got which they share equally among them or else they spend it on a tea-party or some such entertainment.

Collector
Maureen Marsh
Gender
female
Informant
Mr P. Marsh
Gender
male
Address
Gormanstown, Co. Tipperary
Language
English