Scoil: Carn an Ríogh (uimhir rolla 11619)

Suíomh:
Ceathrú an Fhraoigh, Co. Shligigh
Múinteoir:
Éamonn Mac Énrí

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Buying and Selling

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In olden times shops were very uncommon in this district and the people had to travel to Sligo for their goods. Sligo was the nearest marketing town. The market was carried on in Sligo on Saturday and the people walked to it early in the morning with "firkins of butter, eggs, and potatoes. When they had those things sold they would buy provision for themselves for the following week.
There was no buying or selling carried on after Mass because the people regarded it as being very unlucky. Money was not always given for goods. Sometimes goods were exchanged.
In those days there were men going about from place to

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