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High Point Enterprise, The (Newspaper) - October 20, 1974, High Point, North Carolina J2c High Point Enterprise sunday october 201974 in Ireland illegal booze making flourishes in autumn by Hugh a Mulligan a special correspondent to make the Poteni right instructs Ireland Only self confessed Little Ole booze maker youll want a Roar ing turf fire a moonless october night and the wind anywhere but out of the North Poteet pronounced Potch Yeen is illegal 98 proof homemade whisky the Vindu pays of the West of Ireland and the North South and East of it too when the constabulary is preoccupied with matters other than suspicious smoke Curling up out of the bogs october is yer Best month assured Martin a knowing nod of Hist Weed cloth Cap there Doest be too Many tourists or fishermen about on the Mountain or people in the bogs Hunting grouse or cutting the turf so they maybe happen on yer hiding place the North wind Doest be fierce enough to fail the Barley and yeas with a bad Frost and you dont want to get too close to Christmas the Way the police do be on the Lookout for you and sniff ing out every smoke Thornton a big shambling Man with the flattened features of a fighter was heavyweight Champion of Ireland during the War years losing the Empire title bout to Bruce Woodcock who inherited me dream of fighting Tami Mauriello in the Garden in View York not much of a Boxer but i had a Good dig with either hand he clenched his fists and explained his skills now nearing 60 he is equally famous hereabouts for a fabled bit of testimony before the magistrate of ought Erard and Clifden Dur ing which a police sergeant in quest of illicit spirits quoted him As saying you can search anywhere but up stairs the big Man twisted the Cap about his hands in the shy awkward guilty manner of Victor Mclaglen doing the Wake scene in the in former i in Well known to be making the Poteet tis no secret h e a d Mil Ted modestly Treyve had me up a few times for making it i had a factory in Tuam that was raided by the Garda they busted up 5000 pounds Worth of equipment two ring burners two stills four Drums but the charges were dropped when they we rent Able to prove it was mine or another Fellows you know How them things Are the resemblance to Victor Mclaglen was More than coincidental director John Ford who was born in Thornton Little Village of Spiddle hired him to do the fight scenes for the aging Mclaglen against John Wayne in his classic comedy the quiet Man which was filmed at nearby Ashford Castle when the movie was completed Thornton provided the Poteet for the big cast party that As he recalls wound up with Duke Wayne doing some Bobbing and weaving and Barry Fitzgerald having More than a Brave drop they was All Well kill Arneed going Back into the Castle 1 can Tell you that much just As the eskimos Are said to have 19 words for Snow the Irish have at least two dozen words for intoxication of h i c h Killarn eyed fluttered St Otious Pallatin Maggot Blither Cut halftone paralytic and Sloven Are among the More picturesque since the 4th Century when the celts first Dis covered the Happy chemistry of Barley molasses and yeast Poteet has been a steady contributor to this linguistic glory a cheaper Uhan what you buy in the gets far better Thornton defended the elixir he peddles to favored customers at 30 Bob a bottle about com pared with for a quart of scotch a few bottles will finish a party nicely in the grand old Days be fore the Garda Sio Chanath Irish police raided his Moon Shine works Thornton was bubbling profits of More than a year through the traditional five Bend Copper tubing that is known in the Trade As the worm id leave the House at 4 am with 400 bottles in the car and return at 10 pm 400 pounds Richer he detailed the joyous economics of sell ing for 30 Bob a bottle that costs less than to Bob a barrel to brew 410 Brentwood Street phone 8836517 hours Mon sat 99 Sun 16 big v supermarket plenty of free parking we Welcome food Stamps Brentwood Plaza open today Early week specials open today Comet Long Grain Rice pot pies chit Lins Chicken beef Turkey 479 lobs Good 1moej a Small Deposit will hold your selections our selection of is now Complete dont take chances on those wanted to toys we have them now Mattel Fisher Price Tonka by Kenner Marx Milton Bradley Evel Knievel Many others stuffed animals am bicycles 3510 speeds in Stock Lowder Supply company High poin Thomasville Road first of the week spec also Price Good thru wed oct Quantity rights reserved none to dealers Premium Quality card tables oversized 34 Topi chairs with washable e8ony 8lack cushioned table top to chair seats heavy duty steel frames it seat backs Are finished in Beautiful Harvest Gold metallic enamel tables a chairs by Hampden Thrifty maid pork Beans alb cans Thrifty maid Vienna sausage Ahmoud Vienna sausage Arrow Strong but Safe bleach cracking Good saltines 4 cans half Gal Jug alb or Box 39c Best o show cat food Ragu Spaghetti sauce Dixie Darling layer cake mixes Astor fruit cocktail 8 cans 32 of Jar 1lb3 of boxes 9iuu r 8 of Jav 5 cans Dixie Darling better bakery products enriched made with Buttermilk bread hamburger or of hot dog buns 3 pkg i Creme twirls we Brand u s Choice beef Boneless Chuck roasts we Brand u s Choice beef Boneless shoulder steaks we Brand u s Choice beef Boneless sirloin tip roasts we Brand u s Choice beef whole loins Cut free into steaks it trimmings Frozen Fryer livers la 69c la la pkg we Brand sliced cooked imported Ham we Brand whole hog pork sausage cracking Good Sweet or Buttermilk canned biscuits 6 super Brand sliced cheese food Supe Brano Yogurt assorted flavors Boneless Perch fillet Roll Box 38oz cups 79c la 69c Box Lisbury Sicak with Gravy Buffet supper go Well Gravy 110194 Harvest fresh produce u s no 1 White potatoes Jonathan apples mob Sib Ork 89c Eastern red delicious apples 12 for n c grown Sweet potatoes 6 Frozen food dept taste sea fish cake dinners 3 to taste sea shrimp Patty dinners taste sea Perch dinner or fish dinner 2 sue 79c Supe Brano fudge bars pkg of 12

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