School: Kilmore (roll number 16637)

Kilmore, Co. Roscommon
Máiréad, Bean Mhic Giolla Críost
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0254, Page 259

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  1. Old cures
    People in olden days had cures for almost every ailment. There was no such thing as a doctor sent for. There was a cure for;
    Whooping cough
    This cure was always tried and was always successful . The child that was suffering from the cough was put in and out three times under a donkeys legs and making the sign of the cross each time.
    Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.