AN INTERESTING epistle from a Kilmorna reader who maintains that he has not missed a single version of this column since it first saw the light of day in the Leader. This is very flattering, almost touching, but we must not let these old encomiums go to our heads. “You state,” says he, “that all salmon which go up the Smearla by a one-way ticket at the Joinings. You spoke the truth but you forgot to say how they come down…
Limerick Leader, 13/03/15. Read the full article ‘John B Keane: scandal of women carrying illegal fish in message bags‘.