In April 2016 invited by Drama Director: Mr. Jack Aherne of Tallow, County Waterford
to play the part of William Butler Yeats in the following very well received drama.



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William Butler Yeats (13 June 1865 – 28 January 1939)





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Sunday, 12th June 2016

Dear W.B. Yeats Society of New York,
I would like to share with you the attached letter which was carried in our local newspaper: The Dungarvan Leader on Friday, 10th June 2016.
I would also like to take this nice opportunity to wish William a very Happy Birthday for tomorrow.
And Happy 26th Anniversary on your own foundation!
Gratefully,
Richard Mc Sweeney
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Friday, 17th June 2016

Dear Mr. McSweeney,
Thank you for sending us your letter to the Leader, and a moving one it is.
Forgive us for not replying sooner, but Yeats's birthday week was a busy on for us, too.
All the best,
--Andrew McGowan, president, WB Yeats Society of NY







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