School: Adamstown (roll number 3755)

Location:
Adamstown, Co. Wexford
Teacher:
D. Curtis

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0900, Page 036

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You knew Jim Moore didn't
you? He was the light -
heartedest man in Ireland and he didn't give a damn about what way his home was or whether they had a bit to ate or not.

One day he went up to Brennan's of Ballinaboola and took four chickens out of the hen house, and went in and tould ould Biddy (Brennan) he had four chickens to sell.
Biddy bought 'em from him and tould Moore to throw them in the fowl house, that they'd be alright 'till mornin', and he drunk

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Collector
Mary L. Hughes
Gender
female
Address
Adamstown, Co. Wexford
Informant
Edward Evoy
Gender
male
Age
72
Address
Courthoyle New, Co. Wexford
Language
English