IMA Source Catalog

Gathering all the sources for historical Irish martial culture in one place.

THE CONNAUGHT JOURNAL Galway, September 2, 1824

     Yesterday a drunken fellow, living in one of the lanes of the Irishtown, on his return home from a mid day debauch, beat his son, who remonstrated with him on the impropriety of his conduct, with a heavy stick to such a degree, that it is feared his skull is fractured. The monster also knocked him down and literally danced on him!

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