Des McDonagh’s People

Paper 141

Lecture – 1983

Author – Heffernan, Joe

Des McDonagh was a native of Dublin, who lived in Skerries during the l950’s. When he was living in Skerries he became the local correspondent of the Drogheda Independent. This paper is a compilation of pieces entitled People I Meet and contains pen pictures of some of those who worked in or were visiting the Red Island Holiday Camp, which was then owned by √Čamon Quinn, father of Fergal of Superquinn.