Friday, May 31, 2013

1936 article about Matt Talbot

In searching for information about Venerable Matt Talbot (1856-1925), one Google search link is titled, Matt Talbot - An Irish Saint - Ireland For Real. Clicking this link leads to the actual website page with the different titles, “Matt Talbot, The Unknown Man” and “Matt Talbot – written in 1936” above the article itself.  The website’s “Popular Pages,” however, lists the still different title of, "Matt Talbot - A Living Saint: One of Dublin's Most Famous” at

The original publication source is not stated, but the author may be Dennis Barry, whose name  appears at the end of the article. Please note that the article consists of numerous grammatical and spelling errors and some of its content is duplicated.