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Prizes for Gaelic at Valtos School

Prizes for Gaelic at Valtos School

Excerpt from Stornoway Gazette and West Coast Advertiser

LOCAL AND DISTRICT NEWS: UIG

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