Photo (l-r) Front Row: Timothy Hurley, Patrick Houlihan, Timothy Driscoll. Back Row: John J. O’Neill, Patrick Wallace, Patrick J. Gordan.
The Gaelic Athletic Association's Boston chapter held its 3rd annual ball and concert at Hibernian Hall in Roxbury on October 26, 1926. Players on the hurling and football clubs were present.
Among the teams that were presented awards were the Wolf Tones Hurling Club of South Boston and
Erin’s Own Hurling Club of
Two orchestras provided the music for both “modern and Gaelic dancing,” and an American-Irish vaudeville show was presented at intermission, according to The Boston Globe.
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