School: Killyrann

Location:
Killyran, Co. Cavan
Teacher:
Mrs Stafford

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0964, Page 312

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There are many customs performed at different times of the year. On the first day of May some people put branches of trees in out houses to bring good luck. Often people put a horse shoe over a door to bring luck. Black cats are supposed to be lucky also.

Collector
Ernest Gerty
Gender
male
Address
Killyran, Co. Cavan
Language
English