§ MR. THOMAS O'DONNELL (Kerry. W.)
I beg to ask the Chief Secretary to the Lord-Lieutenant of Ireland whether' the National Board will sanction the payment of qualified pensioned teachers to teach Irish outside ordinary school hours.
§ MR. WYNDHAM
The Commissioners inform me that Article 179 of their Cod; prohibits an ex-national school teacher who is in receipt of a retiring gratuity or 1055 pension from being readmitted to the service of the Board.