School: Kilcullen (B.)

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

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0776D, Page 18_008

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fits the hole tightly. Then push the stick and the pressure of the air will burst the wet paper or water out and will let a tremendous shot.

Certain days are supposed to be lucky. There is a poem about days on which to get married as follows. Monday for wealth,
Tuesday for health,
Wednesday best day of all,
Thursday for crosses
Friday for losses
And Saturday no day at all.
"Hansel Monday". It is said if you receive money on that day you will have money all the year.
It is unlucky to carry

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Collector
Seán de Fréins
Gender
male
Address
Kilcullen, Co. Kildare
Informant
Mrs Ennis
Gender
female
Age
40
Address
Knockbounce, Co. Kildare
Language
English