School: Adamstown (roll number 3755)

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

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told, and the chaps in school gave him a very uneasy time of it.

Next day he wouldn't go to school at all, and he started off to break stones again.
During the day, the man and the lady came around again and asked him did he find any money, the day of the hunt, but he said he found a little bag of brass buttons.
"Where are they? says the gentleman and John said, "Come home to the Misses, she has them." So they went to the house and asked Mary to give them the brass buttons
"What are you talking about," says she an' she pullin' John

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Collector
Maureen Murphy
Gender
female
Address
Knockreigh, Co. Wexford
Informant
Peter Murphy
Gender
male
Age
64
Address
Courtnacuddy, Co. Wexford
Language
English