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- (continued from previous page)They buy or make their own "Visards" and they go from house to house singing, dancing and playing music. They also gather nuts and apples.Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
- In olden times people used every herb as a cure to some ailment. They used "Cranes Bill" to make medicine which was good for Consumption. "Fellons" grass was good for Fellons or a rash on the hands. "Comfrey" was used to cure a sprain. The old people used Camanmile to make medicine which wass good for a cough. They used "house-leek" for sore eyes. With "Ladies Mantle" they used to stop blood. The old people can point out these herbs in the fields and they had small plots in which they used to plant such things.Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
- Críostóir Ó h-Aodha
- Andrias Mach Domhnaill
- Cill Achaidh Urláir Íochtarach, Co. Chill Mhantáin