Archibald McIlroy

Life
1860-1915; b. Co. Antrim; worked in insurance and banks; author of novels and short stories, often written in dialect; The Humour of Druid's Island (1902) is set in Islandmagee, Co. Antrim; drowned on the Lusitania. DIL

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Works
When Lint Was in the Bell (Belfast: M’Caw, Stewvenson & Orr 1897); The Auld Meetin'-hoose (Belfast M’Caw, Stewvenson & Orr 1898), Do. (Toronto: P. H. Revell 1899); By the Lone Craig-Linnie Burn (London: T. Fisher Unwin 1900); A Banker's Love Story (London: T. Fisher Unwin 1901); The Humour of Druid's Island (Dublin: Hodges, Figgis; Belfast: Mullan 1902).

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