Scoil: Ballycloghan, Ardagh (uimhir rolla 9827)

Suíomh:
Béal Átha Clocháin, Co. an Longfoirt
Múinteoir:
Mary Ledwith

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Ancient Charms and Evil Eye

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Bailiúchán na Scol, Imleabhar 0754, Leathanach 195

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Not very long ago there was what we call charmers for both good bad or evil. When a neighbour would have some spleen against one he would go to the abode of a person who was supposed to be able to cause the death of a rival or enemy at a certain time by secret and evil means. It was done in the following way. The charmer got a sheaf of oats or wheat and into each joint of the straw which occurs at every nine or ten inches a clothes pin was stuck. The sheaf was then buried in a potato field and left there until all the

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