School: Bennekerry, Carlow

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0907, Page 372

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on a piece of thin cord or thread. The first two daisies are place facing each other an the next two are placed the opposite way and so on.

Some children make a hobby of toy-making. I have often seen boys getting a large round turnip and drawing out a man's head and face on it. Then with a penknife and a large spoon the inside of the turnip is cut and scooped away until only the skin remains. Then with paint and a piece of black burnt stick the mouth, eyes and nose are outlined.

Collector
James Mc Guill
Gender
male
Address
Bennekerry, Co. Carlow
Language
English