This historic poster for the Drishane Garden Fete 1938 appeared recently for auction on eBay.ie.
We previously featured a photo from a 1930s Fete in Drishane in preparation for the most recent Fete. Click the image below to see it in full.
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Drishane Convent, Millstreet, Co. Cork
You and your friends are cordially invited to Win a Beautiful Prize by trying our Easy Competition
Find the “Names of three animals known in Ireland each name contains the Letter “O” and each name has only three or four letters”
you are cordially invited to our Garden Fete and Distribution of Prizes to be held on Whit Sinday and Whit Monday in aid of our Chapel of the Little Flower, and our Doreign Missions in China, Malay and Japan.
Prizes to be won at your choice: Cushions, Leather Bags, Afternoon tea-cloths, Vases, Tea cosies, Fountain pens, Electric flash lamps, Books, Dolls, Framed Pictures, Cakes, Boxes of Sweets, Japanese Curiosities
Result of Competition will be published in the “Irish Independent” and “Irish Press” on 28th May 1938.