Letter from Patrick McCartan to Joseph McGarrity regarding his medical practice in Gortin, Co. Tyrone,
1913 May 9.
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|Main Creator:||McCartan, Patrick, 1878-1963|
McCartan describes the political and sectarian lines in the community, mentioning his opponent for the post who did not leave after his defeat, and that he, McCartan, is "the Protestant doctor here and he is the Catholic", as his opponent "has the support of our holy mother the Church and the Hibernians". Also mentions the 'Gaelic American', his motorbike, his debts, and John and Maggie Ellison.
Item has been damaged and some text is missing.
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