National Geographic : 1951 May
661 Nickering Horses, Shouting Sellers, and Disputatious Buyers Announce the OpeningofGalway's September Fair Every fall the stock show takes over quiet Eyre Square. On this rainy day, Big Aran Islands horses, tough Connemara ponies, and pigs goon sale. Sheep and cattle come later. "Luck money," a percentage returned to the purchaser, seals the averagedeal (page 675).