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Postcard Album
Harron - Moore
this album was purchased separately at auction but is connected to the Kane/Moore album
in chronological order by year

this page (with dates)    Page two (no dates)   Page three (photos and picture postcards)

1898

24-12-98 Postmark Bal... to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey - With all Xmas greeting I send these curlers, they have been closed up in this box, but now they're out & we'll get a chance in the sweet by & by. Now don't eat too much on xmas day for we must go for a wee walk; I wish someone would send me a stick but no such luck maybe you'll asked Jack in the fair to send me a spear. Jack in the box says Su? race? lasted like no more. A happy Xmas & New Year to you.

1907

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13th October 1907 Postmark Ballintra to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - 13/10/07 Dear E. Thanks very much for your kind invitation, Mary & I will be very glad to go on Sunday (D.V.) hope all are well, got no word yet. G is well had a letter from Mrs. Anderson last week got it al right from your cousin Maggie
2) 29th December 1907 Postmark Ballintra to Miss F. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal - Dear F. Hope this card will find a place in your Album with best wishes for a bright New Year. M. J. G.

1908

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14th November 1908 Postmark Donegal to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - No wonder he is afraid to venture any nearer you. Oh it will take the BW to give him a push nearer. How are you feeling after Sun . Have a gt day. Paucy Pancy Nancy?
2) 24th August 1908 Postmark Londonderry to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - Arrived in Derry. It's simply pouring. Hope it will keep at it for next two days. Be sure & go to D & send p.c. Tell the two P.S. I sent my love. See & be good till I return. Will send you more Jun? in next Regards A. W.? A.
3) 23rd December 1908 Postmark Malden, Mass. to Miss Effie J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal, Ireland - Album not full yet. Dear Effie, Received your P.C. to-day very pleased to get it had one from Mag to day glad all are well. Sorry G. S. father is sick hope he will be better soon guess you did not go to see him. did not get Miss McA. letter yet expecting it every day. Hope you will have a good time New Years night guess you will see J. P. & J. C. that night hoping to hear from you soon. Love to all Mary. going to a wedding soon L. or F. C.
4) 3rd September 1908 Postmark Glasgow to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laughy P.O., Co. Donegal, Ireland - Dear Effie, Many thanks for pretty P.P.C. you will be sorry your holidays are over. I am glad you had a nice time, hope you feel the better of it, one does need a little change at this time. Love from Chris
5) 23rd December 1908 Postmark Ballintra to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - Dear E. How did you get back, we got home safe, and in good time, met with a lot of fellows, pity you's did not come a bit further, with love and best wishes for a Merry Xmas from M. J. G.
6) June 3rd 1908 Postmark Glasgow to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laughy P.O., Co. Donegal, Ireland - Dear Effie, I must thank you very much for your kindness in sending me such a pretty view. I have heard so much about you it makes me feel as if I have known you quite a long time, will send you some nice views. love from Chris
7) 23rd December 1908 Postmark ? to Miss Euphemia Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey - Have not heard from M'cross(?) yet but expect them Saturday. May not want the G.? until after new year, best wishes to all, M. K.
8) 5th June 1908 Postmark Laghey to Miss Effie J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey - Dear Effie, Excuse me for not writing sooner. Hope you & Nan are enjoying yourselves as usual, I was in Drumhory Frid. had a good time there, Wizzie Clark & us two was all that was in it. Yours to a ? May Hope Auntie will come down soon. Send me a P.C. soon as possible. Let me know have you seen ? on Sun.
9) 15th August 1908 Postmark Laghey to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - 15.8.08 Dear E., Hope you got home alright Friday, we got up on Jamey's car, see & enjoy yourself Sun. write soon & let me know what kind of a time you's had. I would like very much if you would come down some day soon, do try & come, I will be looking out for you. Hope G. S. is well. See & be good till I see you. M. E. H.

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9th December 1908 Postmark Laghey? to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - 9-12-08  Dear Effie, Hope you are all well as this leaves all here. I hope to go up Friday, wont Miss Mc be down, tell her to bring P.C.s. I suppose she is married or dead as I have had no word from her for a long time. Hope Frid. will be fun, yours M. E. H.
2) 15th August 1908 Postmark Rothesay to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal, Ireland - Dear Effie, I am having a nice time, wish you were here, the sun is shining alright, Love from Aggie
3) 15th August 1908 Postmark Donegal to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - Many happy returns. Hope next time your birthday comes round you'll be in or near a station house and me in the near vicinity. A.
4) 15th December 1908 Postmark Laghey to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal - Dr E/. Yrs received. Mary was saying you were coming down in end of week, hope we have a good time. I am looking forward to Jan 1st for a good night, expect to be there. Write soon yrs. Lizzie
5) 9th November 1908 Postmark Glasgow to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal, Ireland - Dear Effie, Many thanks for pretty P.P.C., you will think I am forgetting you but I am not, Nancy and I often speak about you. I always hear how you are getting on, we are having very wild weather, not a bit seasonable. I trust you are well, love from Chris
6) 20th July 1908 Postmark Ballintra to Miss Effie J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal - Dromore, Monday. Dear Effie, We will be expecting Lizzie up on Thursday or Friday, be sure and send ? What kind of a time had you on the 3rd, hoping all are well, your loving cousin Mary
7) 15th April 1908 Postmark Ballycastle to Miss Effie J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - 14.4.08 Address Novally, Ballycastle, Co. Antrim - I got home all right: Had a ride on the bicycle to day, Oh I got down to Laghey on Monday on the Capt. motor car, pity it wasn't the pony car. How are you getting along. I am hoping that you'll not have too much fun until I go back. The first shake hands I got in B.C. was from a p-tman, wasn't that funny, now write soon, love to all friends. A. McArthur. Convey my 1st of Love on Sunday(?)
8) 20th April 1908 Postmark Ballycastle to Miss Effie J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - 20.4.08 Rec'd your P.C. Glad to hear all my friends are well. I am enjoying my holidays fairly well, only I have got a very sore throat. I wasn't out on Sunday evg., isn't that a change, but then there's no value here. I have a very suitable P.C. for you, but I'll send it inside an envelope. There is a concert tonight & another on Wednesday night, I'm going on Wed, but I'm afraid fun won't be so great as at Cull??  Now see & enjoy yourself & have fine times, on for the 1st Sunday in May, I'm going out now for a ride into town. Write very soon, with fond love from A. McA. Sorry for P.S. Tell G. Sp- & J. C. I was asking for them.

1909

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24th November 1909 Postmark Glasgow to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laughy P.O. Co. Donegal, Ireland - Dear Effie, Just a P.C. to let you know that Lizzie's baby has been very ill it has got measles now poor Lizzie dear will write you soon from A???s?
2) 17th September 1909 Postmark ? to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - Dear E. J., hope you are very well, sorry you are not here today in the village by the sea side she was happy as could be, write soon. T. J. M. xxxxx
3) 10th July 1909 Postmark Londonderry to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - Dear Effie, I suppose I will see you before this card reaches you but Nan says you are very fond of Hugh & the Lily & Hope we will have a good day on Monday have no more time as we are late for the train. Mamie
4) 25th December 1909 Postmark Laghey to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - Were you in the fair Frid., if so hope you had a good time. Be sure & come down Wed. Kindest regards for a very happy xmas. Love from M. E. H.
5) 10th July 1909 Postmark Londonderry to Miss E. J. Jarron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal - Well we are sight seeing now, haven't seen Red Ins? - but I guess its all right as our seats are booked for Mon. How did you get on since I saw you. Had a great time coming this the Lap? saw quite a lot of green cord????, but not ours, also G. P. ??? Nan?
6) 21st December 1909 Postmark Ballintra to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - With very best wishes to you for a merry xmas & many but hopes next year you will be up in B-w-g and then we'll have the fine fun, any high teas in fair, be good. Best wishes for a Merry Xmas, Nan
7) 20-1-09 Ballintra? to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - 20-1-09 Dear E. Hope this will find you all well, glad to see by your P.C. that you are coming up. I was up in Alla. since Sunday, went from Rossnoulagh Church, came home to day, had a good time. We will be expecting you on the day you said, be sure and come. Saw J. D. to day, was telling him it will be all night, from your loving cousin Mag (love to Miss Mc.)
8) 1st November 1909 Postmark Laghey to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - 1-11-09  Dear E. Excuse me for not writing sooner. I hope you will get coming down some night this week, Please don't forget be sure & note the name that is signed on the other side of card. Yours M. E. H. write soon.
9) 16th March 1909 Postmark Laghey to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - Dear E. Hope you's are having good times up there, what has happened to Miss Mc that she hasn't written to me for a long time. See & tell her to keep sticky for me & one for W. Carrie also to get mine from Ballintra. Any word of you coming down. Bye Bye for the present, see & be good. M. E. H.

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7th April 1909 Postmark Londonderry to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal - Safely landed in Derry. Just after my tea. Their were flowers in the room. Had half a mind to put them inside the skirt but didn't. This is the Pony Carriages we saw last year at Don- Please don't do me too much harm with D- If you do I'll kill you. Saw some one like J. P. today, of course was mistaken. Saw the Inspector at Strawlar(?) not the red headed one. Sorry it wasn't. Regards to all, write soon. A. Love to Charlie. any onion tails(?)
2) 8th April 1909 Postmark Ballycastle to Miss Eliza Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - Hoping you are feeling A1 since I left & not too lonely after (?) Sure I got house all right. Take good care of these chickens as the eggs came from C- H- & they are varigated. Hope Daisy is well. Has E- got the 1 ring yet. Keep E- from my property till I go back for you know she wd take the bite out of my mouth, write soon, Love from Daisy. Just after receiving a P.C. from Bob. (?) wants E- to write soon
3) 23rd April 1909 Postmark Antrim to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - Hope your feeling a wee bit easier. I miss fair having a good time. Haven't yet reached Sea- Got an advice to day - to marry a smoking gent - no chance for Red Inspector at that rate. A.
4) 17th April 1909 Postmark Ballycastle to Miss Eliza Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - My mind isn't quite made up yet as to whether I'll say yes or no to the widower. Haven't heard from him since my arrival here, and I'm nearly prostrate with grief. Sorry to hear the hens are doing so badly - Great demand here for checking ours - Dead ch- down, I think he would make a good one. Have you seen Daisy since. I know E will be doing her best to wile him away. Hope you all are well. Any laughs. Write soon, Nancy(?) Any funny stories. Is E. still handy.
5) 13th February 1909 Postmark Dunkinelly to Miss Euphemia Jane Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal - Dear Euphemia Jane, I got your P.C. all right, glad to get it, to here from you and you will have to excuse me for sending you this P.C. as I am not out any where to get some and I will be up for the tea-meeting and send me a P.C. soon but I will spake to no boy at it. Love E. ??
6) 22nd July 1909 Postmark Donegal to Miss E. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - Donegal Dear E. I have made enquiries about E- & cant get any for you. Be sure & come down soon, I have been expecting you every day. Mary
7) 2nd December 1909 Postmark Laghey(?) to Miss M. A. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - The old old wish, a very merry xmas & glad New Year and way you & I never fail at the good old story telling till this time next year. Kind love from Nan
8) 11th May 1909 Postmark Donegal to Miss Effie J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey - got the bundle you left in P.B.'s. alright, many thanks for same, it seems OK or what you would call a success, had a letter from E. all are well. Expect Mary A- Saturday. M. K.
9) 5th March 1909 Postmark Laghey to Miss Euphemia Harron, c/o Miss McArthur, Shannagh, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal - think of me in the morning, think of me at night, think of me when this you see & dont forget to write

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23rd October 1909 Postmark Ballyshannon to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballina Killen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - I'm out from McC- but haven't been to see M(?) B- yet- See a coat- also puteys on another- ? sends you this card. Isn't it appropriate. Be good to ???? Any buns since or chocolates
2) 1st December 1909 Postmark Laghey to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey - Expect this will be the church where you & I will be wed. Isn't it far too kind of our chums to take our measure for the birthday presents. Wonder will Mary part with hers. Maria had no chocolates made or I would have sent you some. Your own loving Tomey Moor
3) August 1909 Postmark Ballintra to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballina Killen, Laghey, Donegal - Wishing you very many happy returns of the day, & as each year comes round may you always be well & free from care. Hoping that this day will be a turning point in your life, by abstaining from t- your new found friend: I kept a good watch on U at Carrick. With best wishes and may you & T- M. be spliced before another birthday comes your way & then you can do as U like, from Mick
4) 7th April 1909 Postmark Boston to Miss Effie J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal, Ireland - Dear Effie, Your P.C. received, thanks very much for the Chickens, they are nearly all the kind I see now the our on P.C. I am sorry I could get no Curlews to send you, hope they are flying round now. Will write to you in a few days and send photo, love to all, did Mag go down. Hope you will have a good time at Easter. Love from Mary
5) 8th June 1909 Postmark Greenock to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal, Ireland - having a splendid time here, lovely weather, love from Agnes
6) 7th September 1909 Postmark Ballycastle to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Donegal Co. - Mon. Evg.  Another Sun. Over. Wonder will we have any fun next Sun. Times very good here. I'm not going back until Sat. evg., so you must come & meet me. I had a lovely day on Fri. Spent Sun. quietly. Had a gent friend in the evg. There's a circus in tonight, Mam & Annie is for it, but I'm not. Any wise wee dogs or pinions or curlews on the job. These days will soon wear me. I'm commencing to think I cd stay here. I'll tell you all the fun on Sat. night. write soon

1910

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25th December 1910 Postmark Laghey to Miss Euphemia J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey Post Office - Dear E. Some to you have written some to you may write but none loves you better han the one who writes to night: hope to see you Mon night how is Tom M. Yours in haste H. K.?
2) 1910 to Mr. Thos. Moore, Ballymagrorty, Ballintra P.O., Co. Donegal - Was indeed very sorry to hear that you got so badly punctured on Sun. night sure I told you to beware of the barefooted court on the Bridgetown Road as the thorns there are so very dangerous. Was it a slow puncture, or did machine get flat & broaden out, I believe the Racer got badly punctured in the fair - but only a slow puncture & won't come to a head - probably will close up again. The Singer & Royal Enfield have escaped punctures for so far. Pity you left the Solution & patches in S. N. S. & pump - watch the old make. Be careful Singer.
3) 23rd February 1910 Postmark Lag(hey) to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - Dear E. Thanks for parcle which A. delivered on Sat. night. See & be good till I see you. i hope you shall enjoy the ? ? See ? ? love to all ? Tell ? to write soon
4) 1st June 1910 Postmark Ball... to Miss F. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - 1.6.10 Dear E. Thanks very much for your kind invitation. I will go down on Sun, (D.V.) hoping  all are well, how is T. from your loving cousin. M. J. G.
5) 17th December 1910 Postmark Philadelphia to Miss Euphemia Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal, Ireland - Dear E. I rec'd your letter & will write you later. I wish I had been over for some of the meetings, I would have enjoyed them. We don't have any out here. Now I will say good bye wishing you a Merry Xmas & hoping before another you will have a little home all your own like is on the other side. Lovingly Mollie?
6) 18th July 1910 Postmark Belleek, Co. Fermanagh to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal - Hope you are feeling well to day after the long walk, I am for home now feeling tired of the day. T. M.?
7) 12th November 1910 Postmark Cambridge Mass. to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal, Ireland - Am busy going round to parties and places, must settle down & work on going to a place next week, will write later how I like it, have a fine time since I got here, love from M K y?
8) 28th December 1910 Postmark Cambridge Mass. to Miss Effie J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal, Ireland - M. G. Thompson
9) 18th August 1910 Postmark ? to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal - Dear Euphemia, I may not see you face to face, I cannot clasp your hand, I can only send you this little card but I know you will understand that my best wishes go to you this day of all the year, God grant you many happy returns is my best wishes for you my dear xxxx from Aggie?

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8th September 1910 Postmark Ballintra to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - Dear E. I will be expecting you up on Sunday first on the following Thursday & stop untill after Sunday, lovely weather now, trusting all are well, saw your Father on Sun, from your loving Cousin M. J. Greene
2) 6th September 1910 Postmark Ballycastle to Miss W. A. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - Mon night. Holidays are passing o'er very quickly. How are you all feeling. I'm feeling a wee bit easier, as they can't make an inch of me. So they have given over talking. I'm very busy working. They are getting turf home & Wa??? & I were pitching them up & building. Have you seen Thomas lately. Love to all from Mac. This is the wee birds, wonder will they ever chirp again.
3) 15th December 1910 Postmark Plymouth, Mass. to Miss Euphemia Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey Donegal, Ireland - I wish you all a merry xmas and a happy New year and many of them, Lizzie
4) 25th September 1910 Postmark Ayr to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal, Ireland - Chris & I are down for the weekend here, lovely weather, Agnes
5) 10th November 1910 Postmark Glasgow to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal, Ireland - Dear Effie, Sorry for not writing sooner, hope this will find you in the best of health. I was at a tea-meeting just Friday, what a good night we had, now hurry up & come over, write soon, from your friend Joe
6) 25th August 1910 Postmark Ballycastle to Miss Elize Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - Hope you have got home and had a nice time. The birds won't cheep again - I'm fairly well but I would need some one to put an oz of courage (?) me - Wish some of my friends were near me, Love to all A. M(?)
7) 20th June 1910 Postmark Woburn ? to Miss Euphemia Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal, Ireland - You I love & will for ever, you may change but I will never, If separation be my lot, Darling Phemia forget me not. Straight from my heart, Sincere and true, My kisses fly post haste to you xxx Cambridge Street, Burlington Mass.(?) How is Miss Mc, G. S.
8) 4th April 1910 Postmark Glasgow to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal, Ireland - Dear Effie, I suppose you will be thinking I have forgotten all about. Well how are you getting on, I have left School now and working, when are you come over. I remain ever your friend, Joe. Hopehill Place, New City Road, Glasgow
9) 26th January 1910 Postmark Bridgetown, Co. Donegal to M? J. Harron, Ballinekew, Laghey Post Office, County Donegal - The rose is red and violets blu, Suger sweet and so are you. But if you loved me as I loved you, no M would come between us to. god by from a Old Sweethart

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30th August 1910 Postmark Ballycastle to Miss Eliza Harron, Ballina Killen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - Rec'd yr card. Hope you had a nice holiday - anything new or startling - what about Thom - as. Do you still torment her- How did she get on in Carrick- I am at a letter for her. Love to all. ? for the fast to day. A. M. A.
2) 22nd August 1910 Postmark Londonderry to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - So far on my fateful journey. Wish I was this length back again & all well. Dont forget Aleck & the barren w- Watch & dont get punctured with so much jostling. The trout will surely be killed. Love to all & write soon & all news. A. McA.
3) 23rd December 1910 Postmark ? to Miss Euphemia Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Donegal - Dear E. arrived safe in Belfast having a good time since I left Ballinakillen. Hope we will get fine weather, tell our folks not be uneasy about me. Thanking you for your present. Good bye meantime. Remain ???????
4) 11th April 1910 Postmark Ballycastle to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - Last Sun over. I'm having a good time, see & be looking out on Sat. I'll write soon again but I'm in a hurry now. Weather splendid. Had a good Sun. Be good. A. Love to all.
5) 11th July 1910 Postmark Donegal to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballintra, Ballinakillen, Laghey - Hope to see you doing well - Don't wear the sash or band cap. Stick to a Panama, its best. Good luck to you. Poor ??? A. M. A.

1911

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10th July 1911 Postmark Cambridge, Mass. to Miss Effie J. or I. Harron, Ballinakillens, Laghry P.O., Co. Donegal, Ireland - Cambridge. Dear E. I hope this will find you all enjoying the times. I suppose you are for ??? Wed. I hope you will have a good time. I wish I was going there. Love to all M. T.(?) Will soon write you a letter
2) March 1911 Postmark Glasgow to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal, Ireland - Dear Effie, Your P.C. safe to hand, glad you are well as this leaves us all in, except Lizzie's children, they have not been keeping well. Charis(?) sends her love to you, write soon, love from Aggie
3) 22.5.11 Postmark Laghey to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - Dear E. Please don't cut out Ella's blouse untill she goes up. Hope all are quite well. He got home alright Sun. saw Fath at Ball. Station but let him go in front. Kindest regards at all. Mary I have heard often enough the road I came home sunday. come down soon
4) 18/1/1911 Joe. 20 Phoenix Park Terrace - Dear Effie, Your P.C. safe to hand well I hope this will find you in the best of health my Father was asking about you he had the cold but he is all right now  Lizzie baby has been very cross well Effie it won't be long till May so I will see you then I don't think you will know me. Aggie is only half a head taller than me, now excuse me for not writing sooner hoping to hear from you soon again your friend Joe
5) 1911? Postmark Carrick to Miss Effie J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Donegal, Ireland - Here for the day glorious weather having a lovely time. Agnes
6) 14th December 1911 Postmark Ballyshannon to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - Dear E. How are times up in B.shannon today not so much fun as in Donegal, when are you coming up, hope all are well, any carting. M. J. G.
7) 8th February 1911 Postmark Ballycastle to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - Dear Effie, I suppose you would think I was dead I have been so long of writing to you, but I hope you will forgive me this time. Hope I will see you soon I am expecting to go to Donegal Saturday if all is well. I would like to be there for meetings. Goodbye. Ever your friend M. McK?
8) 31st December 1911 Postmark Ball... to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - Hope this will find you all well, when are you coming down, thought you would have been down before now. How did you spend xmas, very quiet here, wishing you all a happy New Year. M. J. G.
9) 13th December 1911 Postmark Cambridge Mass. to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal, Ireland - 284 Elm Street, Cambridge, Mass. U.S.A. M. K.

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10th April 1911 Postmark Londonderry to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - Going back to day Chris came for me on Sat. Had a fine time. I'm sure I'll feel lonely now. Come up some evg. this week if you are not too busy. Love to all A. J.
2) 1911 Postmark Somerville, Mass. to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal, Ireland - M. K.
3) 15th December 1911 Postmark Cambridge, Mass. to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal, Ireland - M. G. Thompson
4) 25th August 1911 to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - Dear E. Thanks for invitation, I'm not sure whether A. or E. are going up Sun. or not but I'll not go up until Auntie comes down first Monday and stay to Thurs. Father & Mother are for Rossnowlagh Wed. and they want her to go with them, hope she will come this time, kind regards to all from M. E. H.
5) 1911 Postmark Ballyshannon to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - Hope you are well, how are you geting on, sory your not here today, hope to see you soon, have been up there, herd you went home, wish you had been there, would have a good time, good bye love T. M. xxxx
6) 10th October 1911 Postmark Ballycastle to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - Excuse me for not answering your P.C. sooner but I have been so busy since my Aunt went away. I put it of from time to time. I suppose you had a great time in the fair, wish I had been there. Any word of Baker's in it. How is Tom, remember me to him. I will write you a letter soon, write soon and tell me all the fun, your friend Mamie. Give my love to your Aunts
7) 2nd June 1911 Postmark Ballintra to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - Hope you are well, got home safe, hope to see you Sun. Roses red are fair to see but you are the fairest rose to me. Do not forget Sun-evg, hope to see you, with love from we M.
8) 17th April 1911 Postmark Dunoon to Miss Effie J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal, Ireland - Spending the day here, having a nice if it was not for the rain. Agnes
9) 22nd December 1911 Postmark Laghey to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - Wishing you all a merry xmas & a prosperous New Year. from E. N. xxxx

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20th December 1911 Postmark Laghey to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - Kind regards and best wishes for a very happy xmas, from M. E. H.
2) 12th August 1911 Postmark Dunoon to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Donegal, Ireland - Dear Effie, Having a nice time here, lovely weather, Agnes
3) 10th May 1911 Postmark Ballintra to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - How are you getting on since sun. night or did you hear how is Poor Cassie. Hope to see you Sun at church and ? in evening. Hope to get a Card soon with love from J. M.
4) 17th July 1911 Postmark Ballycastle to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - How is times around sweet Donegal. I had a great time in this fair, only not so good as the one you and I were at. I suppose the baker is well also T. Give my love to your Aunts. I will write to you soon and tell you all. I remain your old Friend Mamie McKinnon
5) 22nd December 1911 Postmark Laghey to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - To wish you all a very happy xmas and New Year. from Annab

1912

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21st 12 1912 Postmark Glasgow to Miss Euphemia J. Harron, Ballinahillen, Laghey P. Office, Co. Donegal, Ireland - 116 York Terrace, Craighall Road - Dear Effie, A PC to let you know I am sending you a small parcel, hope you get it alright. We are all well, hoping to find you all in the same, wishing you a merry Xmas & a Happy New Year. Ever your friend, Love C.
2) 20th December 1912 Postmark Cambridge, Mass. to Miss Effie J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal, Ireland - 20-12-12 Dear Effie, I hope you will forgive me for not writing a thank you for the nice present you sent me with Auntie Mag. It was so kind of you to send them. Auntie is fine, she was here yesterday, her & I are great friends. Your loving Cousin Violet Thompson
3) 2nd September 1912 Postmark Glasgow to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal, Ireland - Dear Effie, A few lines to let you know we got over safe, had a good night on the Boat & none of us sick, the children slept all night. The are nothing wrong with Johnny, he was angry at us for coming away in such a hurry. I hope your granny is well & you all. Lizzie & Katie is asking for you, ever your friend, Mrs. Love
4) 4th September 1912 Postmark Ballycastle to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - This is the view of the church I go to. It is not quite so nice as Ballintra. This is the back part of it. How are you getting along and how is times. I heard you were asking some one for me at Rossnowlagh. I would have wrote you sooner, but I though it was your was in my debt, I imagined I wrote last, anyhow I am sending you a line hoping you are well, also your uncle's and aunts. Remember me to Miss Edwards, I suppose she will be on holidays. We had to great fairs Tuesday and Wednesday, only very lonely, not as good as Sunday, you were up at Rockhill, wonder is Sunflowers and wallflowers still there. I think I will close, I remain your old Friend Mamie. write soon soon xx
5) 2nd December 1912 Postmark Glasgow to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Donegal, Ireland - Dear Effie, Your parcel safe to hand, many thanks, will write you later, love from Aggie
6) 7th April 1912 Postmark Cambridge, Mass to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Donegal, Ireland - Dear E. I hope you are all well over there as we are all enjoying good health here. Violet is doing fine. Heard there was to be a wedding over there, I suppose ? will be next. How is Tom. When were you in Dromore. Write me a good long letter & send all the news. Fondest Love to all. Lovingly Mary Thompson
7) 30th July 1912 Postmark Dublin to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - I didn't see anyone at A. Caldwell but a crowd of pilgrims going to L. Derry & another crowd leaving at Pettigo, but I saw Mrs. West in the door & waved to her. I think she knew me. I pass the Four Courts on my way to Kingsbridge, yours, ??? write soon
8) 1st June 1912 Postmark Dunoon to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Donegal, Ireland - Dear Effie, Spending the day in Dunoon, having a rare time, lovely day, from Agnes

1913

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18th December 1913 Postmark Brookline, Mass. to Miss Effie J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal, Ireland - M. J. G.
2) 31st December 1913 Postmark New York to Miss Effie J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Donegal, Ireland - Dear Effie, Just a Card wishing you all a Happy New Year, hope you get little box alright, from Agnes with love x
3) 17th July 1913 Postmark Ballintra? to Miss Effie Harron, Ballina Killen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal - Dear Effie, Please bring your Stamping Paper with you Sunday, you know we forgot to get thing that Saturday we were in Donegal. I hope you will get staying a few days. Mag Thompson will not coming as her mother is away in Lizzies. I hope Auntie Mary & Lizzie are well. We had a P.C. from Mag, she is fine, lovingly M. G. Thompson
4) 13th December 1913 Postmark New York to Miss Effie J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Donegal, Ireland - Dear Effie, Got packed alright, many thanks, will write you later, best love from Agnes
5) 23rd December 1913 Postmark Laghey to Miss Eliza Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey - To wish you a bright & happy xmas and New Year, with love from Annabella
6) 30th April 1913 Postmark Londonderry to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - Got safe to Derry. Your old friend M. McKinnon
7) 28th October 1913 Postmark Glasgow to Miss Euphemia J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P. Office, Co. Donegal, Ireland - Dear Effie, Just a P.C. to let you know we are all well, hoping to find you all in the same. Mother got your letter & so did John get his P.C. & he told me to thank you for it. Hope you have your nett finished. Ever your friend, Lizzie Love

1914

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3rd August 1914 Postmark Ball... to Miss Effie J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal - Dear E. Glad to see by your P.C. that you intend coming down. Please come on Thursday early as I intend going down to Carrick on Wed. had you a good time yesterday. hope all are well M. J. G. T.
2) 24th January 1914 Postmark New York to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghy P.O. Donegal, Ireland - Dear Effie, Just a postal let me know if you got little parcel alright trust this finds you all well from your friend Agnes
3) 22nd September 1914 Postmark Bridgetown, Co. Donegal to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Bridgetown P.O., Laghey P.O.,
Effie Jane Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O. - Monday 21st Sept. Maggie is gone to Belfast to-day: will not be home untill Wednesday night. Greene
4) 1st June 1914 Postmark New York to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghy P.O., Donegal, Ireland - Dear Effie, Just a postal trusting you are all well, did you get Easter P.C.'s also Flowers, write soon, from Agnes with love
5) 2nd April 1914 Postmark Donegal to Miss Effie J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey - Moyne, April, 1, 1914 Dear Effie, not going up, got one near home, J. went yesterday, I got home all safe but tires a bit. your cousin M. A.
6) 31st August 1914 Postmark ? to Miss Effie Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey - Having a good time. Did you get wet since . from Ellie

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21st March 1915 Postmark Malden, Mass. to Mr. Thos. J. Moore, Ballymagrorty, Ballintra, Co. Donegal, Ireland - With loving wishes from Sarah
2) 21st March 1915 Postmark Malden, Mass. to Miss M. J. Moore, Ballymagrorty, Ballintra, Co. Down, Ireland - My very best wishes to you all, ? yous will spend a happy easter. Your loving Sister Ciss?
3) 14th February 1915 Postmark Malden, Mass. to Miss M. J. Moore, Ballymagrorty, Ballintra, Co. Donegal, Ireland - Euphemia, your loving Sister Sarah
4) 12th March 1915 Postmark Somerville, Mass to Miss Effie J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal, Ireland - Dear Effie, Just a card to let you know we are all in good health, I hope your folks are all well. How is Aunt Mary. What kind of times are over there now. Violet is fine, she talks away about home, she would go back any time. I see Mag every day, she is fine now. Miss Kee was here last Friday, she is well. How is Tom. I see Margaret Elliott pretty often. I will now close with fondest love to all. I am as ever your loving cousin Mary Thompson xx Write to me soon
5) 1915 to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - Having a lovely day, very nice down the river. Will be on 6.15 as usual. I hope Sat. Yours J. M. ?

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22nd April 1916 Postmark Car????, Co. Kerry to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey, Co. Donegal - Glad to hear William got away all right. Very changeable weather here. How is the setting going on. I hope everyone is well on with it. J. M. Edwards(?)
2) 1st June 1916 Postmark Rathgard(?) Dublin to Miss E. J. Harron, Ballinakillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal - Perhaps I am going home on Saturday. Trust you are all well. W. H.

1918

16th February 1918 Postmark Portrush to Miss Annie Kane, Ballyclough? House, Bushmills - My Dear wee sugar, just a line to let you know his is well & ? hand is allright. I hope you are not married yet or if you are it is a ? of his but with Gods help you are single yet I hope. Did you ever see J. P. since he is a very snice sminse spie (?) He says he still loves you yet but he can't help it, the next time you see A. W. remember me to him. I hope you are taking good care of yourself these times & keeping clear of the boys as you know you will find when you ? they will put you to your bed with the bald headed end of the ? Yours S. M. Gill

1921

22nd April 1921 Postmark Belfast to Miss A. Kane, Ballylough, Bushmills, Co. Antrim - Great sport up here old girl, how are you getting along these times. Best love from M. C. K.

1923

4th May 1923 Postmark Donegal? to Miss Daisy ?, Ballinahillen, Laghey P.O., Co. Donegal - Think of me when this you see though many miles apart when other has your company it is I that has your heart. Dear D. I hope you are quite well as I am at present, I hope yous are all well up there and also you ? ? ? ? he is well also, ?  is all, please write soon. xxxxxxx T. ?

1942

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17th October 1942 Postmark Belfast to Master A. Wilson, 97 ???????? Cottages, Bushmills - Dear Alen, will be seeing you soon, Love Hazel xxxx
2) 31st August 1942 Postmark Ballymena to Mr. J. Magee, Carnhirk Cottage, Bushmills, Co. Antrim - Having a good time here and is very happy. Love from Nan

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