October, 1926, Saturday 9

President Cosgrave and some of the Free State ministers have visited Cork within the last few days, and they were present at the centenary in St. Vincent’s. – Had some great fighting at school to-day. Was disgusted to find that the cloth for my new…

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December, 1926, Tuesday 7

All night, Mám was very, very bilious, but the greatest part of the pain went by morning. Páp went to Bantry for his lesson-giving by the 9 [bus]. I went to school, but rushed back at 12 to see how Mám was. She was much…

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