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Prizes for Gaelic at Valtos School

Prizes for Gaelic at Valtos School

Excerpt from Stornoway Gazette and West Coast Advertiser


Friday November 5th. 1920

VALTOS PUBLIC SCHOOL In connection with the prizes offered by Dr. Porter for the best-told Lewis folk-lore tales written in Gaelic, the following pupils of Valtos School have been successful in securing money prizes:-

Annie M. Matheson 2nd prize (equal); Margaret M. Matheson 4th prize; Margaret Matheson 5th prize (equal); Christine Mackay 5th prize (equal).

To each of the unsuccessful competitors the Doctor sends book prizes and the sum of one shilling.


Title: Prizes for Gaelic at Valtos School
Record Type: Stories, Reports and Traditions
Type: Newspaper Article
Date: 1920
Record Maintained By: HC
Subject Id: 64676