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The Quiet Man Film and the quiet man behind the prose – Maurice Walsh
Last Update 2012-04-25 08:49:54 | Posted On 2012-04-23 04:41:19
“The Quiet Man is a 1952 American Technicolor romantic comedy-drama film. It was directed by John Ford and starring John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara. It was based on a 1933 Saturday Evening Post short story by Maurice Walsh. The film is notable for its lush photography of the Irish countryside and the long, climactic, semi-comic fist fight between Wayne and McLaglen.”
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Ruby Walsh – No stopping this master horseman
Posted On 2012-04-23 05:46:35
“It’s a question that champions have faced in every sport: what do you do when you’ve won everything? Many decide to call time, content there’s nothing left to prove. Ruby Walsh’s answer appears to be to try and win everything all over again. On the eve of the racing week that matters more than any other, the man whose name has become synonymous with the entire sport, and made him identifiable even to those whose equine interest extends no further than a once-a-year Grand National bet, remains in an entirely unique position.
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The Cambro-Norman Invasion, the origins of the surname – Walsh.
Last Update 2012-07-23 09:09:15 | Posted On 2012-04-23 05:48:26
“In addition to such Cambro-Norman lords, some of Ireland's most prominent families, including Walsh…, were indigenous Welsh families who came with the Norman invasion. (The surname "Walsh" itself, or in Irish Breathnach, "Briton", means "Welshman", and was applied by the Irish to Welsh who didn't have a surname.” When Dermot MacMurrough, a powerful King of Leinster lost his allies he sought help abroad
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Walsh Name Legacy – Entwined within our Being
Last Update 2013-05-23 09:59:55 | Posted On 2012-07-23 07:46:51
In keeping with the tradition of Irish clans adopting the Aran sweater as a symbol of their heritage, the Walsh Clan Aran Sweater is registered along with 500 Clan Aran patterns at the Aran Sweater Market (an Irish company, producing authentic hand knit Aran knitwear) on Inis Mor, Aran Islands, Ireland.
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Last Update 2012-04-25 08:49:54 | Posted On 2012-04-23 04:41:19
The Quiet Man Film and the quiet man behind the prose – Maurice Walsh
“The Quiet Man is a 1952 American Technicolor romantic comedy-drama film. It was directed by John Ford and starring John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara. It was based on a 1933 Saturday Evening Post short story by Maurice Walsh. The film is notable for its lush photography of the Irish countryside and the long, climactic, semi-comic fist fight between Wayne and McLaglen.”
Read 4280 times | 0 Comments
Posted On 2012-04-23 05:46:35
Ruby Walsh – No stopping this master horseman
“It’s a question that champions have faced in every sport: what do you do when you’ve won everything? Many decide to call time, content there’s nothing left to prove. Ruby Walsh’s answer appears to be to try and win everything all over again. On the eve of the racing week that matters more than any other, the man whose name has become synonymous with the entire sport, and made him identifiable even to those whose equine interest extends no further than a once-a-year Grand National bet, remains in an entirely unique position.
Read 1618 times | 0 Comments
Last Update 2012-07-23 09:09:15 | Posted On 2012-04-23 05:48:26
The Cambro-Norman Invasion, the origins of the surname – Walsh.
“In addition to such Cambro-Norman lords, some of Ireland's most prominent families, including Walsh…, were indigenous Welsh families who came with the Norman invasion. (The surname "Walsh" itself, or in Irish Breathnach, "Briton", means "Welshman", and was applied by the Irish to Welsh who didn't have a surname.” When Dermot MacMurrough, a powerful King of Leinster lost his allies he sought help abroad
Read 3377 times | 0 Comments
Last Update 2013-05-23 09:59:55 | Posted On 2012-07-23 07:46:51
Walsh Name Legacy – Entwined within our Being
In keeping with the tradition of Irish clans adopting the Aran sweater as a symbol of their heritage, the Walsh Clan Aran Sweater is registered along with 500 Clan Aran patterns at the Aran Sweater Market (an Irish company, producing authentic hand knit Aran knitwear) on Inis Mor, Aran Islands, Ireland.
Read 3582 times | 0 Comments