School: Bennekerry, Carlow

Location:
Bennekerry, Co. Carlow
Teacher:
Liam Ó hAodha

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Bennekerry, Carlow | The Schools’ Collection

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0907, Page 313

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Little nannie with a red nose. The longer she lives the shorter she grows.
Ans. A candle
What has to be killed and cured after.
Ans. A pig
What is it that goes around the floor all day and sits in the corner all night.
Ans. A brush
What was it that went to America and came home because it stopped there.
Ans. A watch

Collector
May Lennon
Gender
female
Address
Palatine, Co. Carlow
Language
English

What is always behind time.
Ans. The back of a watch
What is it that is cut at the table, handed around, but never eaten.
Ans. A deck of cards.
I, was running along and

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