School: Shrule (roll number 7795/7796)

Location:
Shrule, Co. Galway
Teacher:
name not given

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0038C, Page 03_013

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There was once a young man named Will and no one in his family liked him. He had two brothers, One day his two brothers went out to cut a tree but on their way they met a man who asked them to give him some food but they would not. When they started to cut the tree a branch fell on top of them. Next they other brothers came out and he the man and he met the man and he gave him food. When he had the tree cut he got a golden goose at the bottom of the tree.

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Collector
Daniel Kelly
Gender
male
Address
Dalgan Demesne, Co. Mayo
Informant
Stephen Murphy
Gender
male
Address
Dalgan Demesne, Co. Mayo
Language
English