Whist Drive Ticket

/Whist Drive Ticket

Whist Drive Ticket

Ticket issued for a Whist Drive at the Columban Hall, Galway. The ticket was produced at O’ Gormans printing house, Shop St. The Whist Drive was a progressive card game used to raise funds for ‘a charitable purpose’. The ticket cost 2/6 and indicates that the event occurred some time before 1971 when a decimalised currency was introduced to Ireland.


Museum Reg. GCM2013:002

Location: Storage



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