School: Knockjames

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Knockjames, Co. an Chláir
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(ní thugtar ainm)
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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0590C, Page 05_001c

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  1. Olden food
    25th April, 1938.
    Long ago the people used to have only two meals in the day. For their breakfast they would have potatoes. At Christmas time they would have a cake called a stampy cake made from raw potatoes grated up. On Easter Sunday all the people would eat a great deal of eggs after mass. The table would be always left in by the wall. When the people would be out in the garden working the people would carry out
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    Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
    Language
    English
    Collector
    Maudie Mc Carthy
    Gender
    Female
    Informant
    Mr Daniel Mc Carthy
    Gender
    Male
    Address
    Knockjames, Co. an Chláir