School: Kilcullen (B.)

Location:
Kilcullen, Co. Kildare
Teacher:
Pádraig Ó Broin

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Homemade Toys

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0776D, Page 01_007

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Long ago people used to make toys. Such as tops, whistles, gramophones, and other such articles. They used to get pieces of wood and iron and put them together. The people are not making them nowadays. They used to make dolls also. They get pieces of cloth and make them with it.

Collector
Labhrás Ó Néill
Gender
male
Informant
(name not given)
Relation
parent
Gender
female
Age
39
Address
Gilltown, Co. Kildare
Language
English