School: Stackallen (roll number 1309)

Location:
Stackallan, Co. Meath
Teacher:
P.T. Mac Gabhann

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left one apple on.
With what instrument could all the teeth in your head be drown with-out pain or ache, provided you keep your mouth open and your eyes shut?
A pencil.
There were three pigs two each side and one in the middle, how many pigs were there?
Three.
I had a little tricky bitch and she had three tricky pups,Tricky, Tray and Tram, which was the the bitche's name?
Which.

left one apple on.

With what instrument could all the teeth in your head be drown with-out pain or ache, provided you keep your mouth open and your eyes shut?
A pencil.
There were three pigs two each aide and one in the middle, how many pigs were there?
Three.
I had a little bitch and she had three tricky pups,Tricky, Tray and Tram, which was the the bitche's name?
Which.
Philomena Lighe,
Rochestown, Slane
Co. Meath
Riddles, riddle reed such a riddle could not be, through a rack, through a reel, through an old spinning-wheel, through a bag of pepper, through a peck of corn, through an old man's skin-bone riddle me that or let it alone? Ans. A moth.
Spell the red rouge of the world in three letters? Ans. Fox.
Under the water and over the water and never tips the water, what is that? an egg in a duck.
Hairy in and hairy out and hairy into hairy's mouth?
A man putting on his stocking.

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