School: Gleann Doire (C.) (roll number 10404)

Location:
Glenderry, Co. Kerry
Teacher:
Cáit Bean Uí Gléathabhúir

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0417D, Page 07_043

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early in the morning, they hardly waited until daylight, they used to work a few hours before breakfast. In very ancient times their breakfast consisted of potatoes and milk, and for dinner they had potatoes and fish, they got little or no meat, but in later times they had tea for breakfast and meat once or twice a week.
When their week's worth was done the farmer paid them and they supported themselves with this money during winter.

Collector
Eily Laide
Gender
female
Address
Dromatoor, Co. Kerry
Informant
Mrs Laide
Gender
female
Address
Dromatoor, Co. Kerry
Language
English