School: Carlingford (B.)

Location:
Carlingford, Co. Louth
Teacher:
C. Ó Blunaigh

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Carlingford (B.) | The Schools’ Collection

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0657, Page 047

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Pontoon; Darts: Oxo; Boxes; Fox & Goose; Ducking: Hickerty, Dickerty, Dock; Musical Chairs; Snap Apple; Water Snap; Hop Scotch; Skittles.

Pontoon is a card game and is constantly played in this district and from which hours of amusement and pastime can be obtained.
Draughts is a game full of sport and amusement, and is numbered amongst some of the best games. It is played indoors.

Rounders: This is a game in which any number can play.

Tigger: A game usually played by girls.
Chasing: This is a game in which two boys are picked out to chase the others.
Football: There is a great interest taken in football here in Carlingford. There is a team called the Coley Kickhams.

Tigger; Strick the Light; Squares; Cockshot.

Tigger; P. I. G pig you have the tig. O.U.T spells out and

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