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Medal and Postcards McCracken
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1805 - 1806 - 1807 - 1808 - 1819 - 1843 - 1852 - 1861 - 1868 - 1877 - 1880 - 1890
1901 - 1907 - 1908 - 1910 - 1912 - 1918 - 1924 - 1932 - 1939 - 1943 - 1951 - 1960
1913 Tel. directory    1824 Pigots (Belfast)  &  (Bangor)   1894 Waterford Directory
1898 Newry Directory      Bangor Spectator Directory 1970

There was also a cigarette card album belonging to James McCracken, 1 Queen Street, Ballymoney

6th July 1969 from Willie at 198 Grange Loan, Edinburgh 9 to Mrs. James McCracken, 9 Queen Street, Ballymoney - Having my usual quiet time here and am keeping well. Weather is not very summer-like but it may improve before the Festival begins. Already they are making preparations for the Tatoo. I hope you are all in good form and as ease-free as this young fisherman.  Willie

Johnston Murphy Died 1st July 1916
14th August (no year) from Johnston at Red Cross Hospital, Giza, Cairo, Saturday to C. Murphy Esq., Main Street, Ballymoney - Am here with bullet somewhere in my body, I was hit high on the right shoulder in an attack on a ____ near 971?  I shall let you know the result of the x ray photo. At present no one knows where the bullet is. I am very comfortable here but my arm is still a bit stiff for writing. I was hit on Monday, got here last night. Johnston

Suez Canal 17-3?-07 With Kind regards your affectionate Pupil Harold Atkins to Miss Murphy, Fort William School, Belfast

28th August 1928 from W. at 61 Cartwright? Gardens, London, Monday to Mrs. Ellison, Castle Street, Ballymoney
Have now got nearer home. Hope to arrive on Thursday or Friday. Have sent on bag by mail and hope it will arrive safely. Sign for it as un? if not time to open it at once. It contains clothes ? and should be opened as soon as possible. I got John's letter on Saturday night at ???? & glad to know all well. W.