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On 22, Jul 2013 | In | By admin

Thomastown NS – The Keating’s

The Keating’s didn’t like school very much! They recalled the endless learning of tables, catechism questions and the consequences if you missed a question for the Bishop when about to make Confirmation.

Topics covered included:

  • School in the 1930′s
  • The Old School
  • Games
  • Quieter Roads
  • Hurleys hard to find
  • Milk with a paper cork
  • Baking bread
  • Teachers

  • Uniforms
  • Leather & Cardboard Shoes
  • Going Barefoot
  • School Curriculum
  • The Nib and Ink Well
  • Homework by Candle
  • 3 in the Bed
  • Good old Days