School: Baile Thomáis, Gabhailín (roll number 15407)

Location:
Thomastown Demesne, Co. Tipperary
Teacher:
Éamonn Ó Dubhláine

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A Story

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0577, Page 003

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A Story.
There was once a woman who had three daughters. The first said "Mother I will go seek my fortune, bake a cake and kill a hen." Then the mother said, "Which will you have the big half and my curse or the little half and my blessing. She took the little half and her blessing and she set out. She got a job in a gentleman's house. The second daughter said mother, " I will go seek my fortune bake a cake and kill a hen. Then the mother said " Which will you take the big half and my curse or the little half and my blessing or the little half and my curse or the big half and my blessing. She took the little half and her blessing

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Collector
Thomas Nagle
Gender
male
Address
Ballinaclogh, Co. Tipperary
Informant
Mrs Nagle
Relation
parent
Gender
female
Address
Ballinaclogh, Co. Tipperary
Language
English