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023 Plucking the Turkey

The Limerick turkey market did a roaring trade for many years up to the supermarket era when households bought the frozen, oven ready turkey. This picture was taken at the Milk Market in 1961 and shows just how busy these youngsters were. By all accounts they could pluck a turkey clean in about five minutes. As the amount of feathers would signify, these were busy little bees
023 Plucking the Turkey

023 Plucking the Turkey

The Limerick turkey market did a roaring trade for many years up to the supermarket era when households bought the frozen, oven ready turkey. This picture was taken at the Milk Market in 1961 and shows just how busy these youngsters were. By all accounts they could pluck a turkey clean in about five minutes. As the amount of feathers would signify, these were busy little bees