Beggar Boy, Sligo, Ireland – 1969

Sligo Beggar 1969_watermarked


    • This was in the midst of the “Troubles” in Northern Ireland. Many people moved south, at least temporarily, to get away from the violence and lots of turmoil. This boy was on the streets with his father, mother and sister and they were all ‘working’ the pedestrians. When the kids got some change they would run it back to the father. It would certainly be good if it isn’t happening anymore.

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