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Posted By: Gulliver
20-Nov-07 - 03:53 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Hills of Connemara
Subject: RE: Origins: Hills of Connemara
In the last version above (which was the one I learned long ago), I believe "Gun 'B' men" should read "Gombeen men". A gombeen was a kind of shady wheeler-dealer down the country.

Good to have found the author.

Don