Con O’Callaghan stands up for local Carriage Makers (1st Dec 1916)

At the quarterly meeting of Cork County Council, Millstreet’s local representative, Cors O’Callaghan (of Altamount House) proposed a resolution requesting the people not to purchase imported carriages and traps and keep local jobs in Ireland. You might say that things have not changed much in the hundred years since ! O’Callaghan also agrued against low wages, and the problems with the newly introduced Daylight Saving Time.


Death Notice: Dan Joe Daly, Dysart

Daly, Dromagh, Mallow & San Francisco. On November 27th 2016, peacefully in the presence of his family, Dan Joe, formerly of Dysart, beloved husband of Margaret (nee McCaffrey, Ballinamore, Co. Leitrim), dear father of Conor & Brendan and loving brother of Pat, Michael, Breda (McCarthy), Eileen (O’Flynn), Kathleen (Collins), John & the late Matt. Deeply regretted by his loving wife, family, mother-in-law Mary, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, grandnephew, cousins, relatives and friends. May he rest in peace.

Funeral will take place in San Francisco. Memorial Mass will be announced later.