!! Connaught Journal; 20 Dec 1824; Examinations
- I'm glad I didn't have examinations in some of the classes listed!!
THE CONNAUGHT JOURNAL
Galway, Monday, December 20, 1824
MR. KEARNS'S ACADEMY
AT and EXAMINATION held in Mr. KEARNS'S School, on the 16th, 17th and
18th Instant, the following YOUNG GENTLEMEN distinguished themselves in
their respective Classes:
Homer, 1st Class- Burke (Nicholas), Blake (Pat); 2d, ditto, Moore.
Testament- Cavanagh, aCoffey, aStanton.
Horace-Burke (Nicholas), O'Hara.
Sallust-aLovelock, sen., aCoffey.
Virgil, 1st Class-Lovelock, sen; 2d ditto, Coffey, aStaunton; 3d.
ditto, aM'Namara, sen; aEvans (Terrence), aKearns (Nicholas), aJoyce; 4th
ditto, Lee (Francis), aUsher.
Caesar, 1st Class- M'Namara, sen, aEvans (Terrence), aLee (Redmond); 2d
ditto, Kirwan (John), aUsher, aNolan, sen.
Selecta- Kearns (John), aBraughall, a Kelly (Robert)
Swain - Nolan, sen, aBraughall, aNevin.
Syntax- O'Flyn, aMcNamara, jun.
Hoole's - Nevin, Lovelock, jun.
Speech - Green.
Geography - Kearns (John).
Ancient History - Blake (Pat), aBlake (Francis), aStaunton.
Writing, 1st Class - Staunton, aKirwan (John), aLee (Redmond); 2d ditto
M'Namara, sen, aJoyce, aEvans (Terence); 3d do., Kearns (Nicholas), aKearns
(John); 4th do., Nevin, aO'Flyn, aKelly (Robert); 5th ditto, Small, aNolan,
sen, aNolan, junior.
Arithmetic - Blake (Pat), Blake (Francis), Staunton.
Catechism - Lee (Redmond), Haftery, Kearns (Nicholas).
Those marked thus (a) cut for Premiums.
Vacation ends January 9, 1825.
Galway, December 20, 1824.
AT a Public Examination held at Mr. Folan's School, Shop-street, on the
17th and 18th inst., the following young Gentlemen received Premiums in
their respective Classes, viz.-
Homer - Burke, 1mus.
Oemston- ditto, ditto.
Lucian - ditto, ditto.
Testament- Lynch 1mus *, Power
Grammar- Folan 2dus, 1mus.
Livy - Burke 1mus.
Juvenal - ditto, ditto.
Horace - Lynch 1mus., Power
Cicero - Lynch 1mus.
Sallust - Power *, Lynch
Virgil- Folan 1mus, 2dus.*, Burke 2dus.
Ovid - Folan 1mus, Burke *, Folan 2dus.
Caesar - O'Donovan 2dus., 1mus, Ireland, Bermingham.
Burrowes - Roche *, Wallace, Dugdale.
Swain - Logan
Telemachus - Walters 2dus.
Grecian History - Wallace 1mus.
Roman History, 1st Class - Folan, Wallace, Lynch, Power
Ditto, 2d Class - Folan 2dus, O'Donovan 1mus *, 2dus.
Modern History - Logan
Geography - ?, Wallace 2dus.
English Grammar, 1st Class - Folan 2dus* 1mus., Wallace.
Ditto, 2d Class - Logan, O'Donovan 1mus. 2dus.
Catechism - O'Donovan 1mus, Lynch 2dus, Carr
Reading, 1st Class - Carr *, M'Donnell.
Ditto, 2nd Class - Lynch, Burke, Marshall.
Spelling - Burke, Medley, Wallace, Walsh.
Arithmetic - Burke, Wallace, Bermingham.
Writing - Dugdale, Folan, Logan.
Those marked thus (*) cut for Premiums.
Mr. FOLAN returns his sincere thanks to those Gentlemen who have
hitherto favoured his Establishment. He flatters himself from his unwearied
attention to the ???drals and advancement of his Pupils in their respective
studies, that he will give general satisfaction, and gain a liberal share of
public patronage, which it will be his unremitted and peculiar study to
The Gentlemen Examiners expressed themselves to be highly pleased with
the very correct and prompt answering of the Boys.
Vacation ends January 10th, 1825.
December 20, 1824
Cathy Joynt Labath
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