Memorable Moments https://www.memorablemoments.ie Access over 100 years of newspaper and photo archives from Ireland’s largest selling newspapers from Independent News & Media Tue, 25 Jun 2019 09:28:07 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.2.2 https://www.memorablemoments.ie/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/cropped-Favicon-32x32.png Memorable Moments https://www.memorablemoments.ie 32 32 The Year in Review 1978 https://www.memorablemoments.ie/the-year-in-review-1978/ https://www.memorablemoments.ie/the-year-in-review-1978/#respond Mon, 07 Jan 2019 14:30:27 +0000 https://www.memorablemoments.ie/?p=2459 With another year gone and everyone looking back on the year that was, we at Memorable Moments thought why not look back just a little further than that. It’s always interesting to look back on the last 12 months but it can even more interesting to look back at previous years and the astounding similarities […]

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With another year gone and everyone looking back on the year that was, we at Memorable Moments thought why not look back just a little further than that. It’s always interesting to look back on the last 12 months but it can even more interesting to look back at previous years and the astounding similarities that the news cycle can sometimes deliver.

Below we’ve compiled some of the most interesting stories from a business review 40 years ago as reported in the Irish Independent.

Feel free to click on the images to read the original pages from these dates in all their printed glory.

A Broadening of Horizons

Looking back in hindsight it is of course easy to wonder how and why we thought what we thought. This is brought into particularly sharp focus when viewed through the prism of the national press.

“How could we not see it coming!” they’ll yell but sadly the future is notoriously difficult to predict and in terms of economics the old audict of monkeys throwing darts at a dart board versus the analytical predictions of economic experts comes to mind.

This Irish Independent year review of 1978 is particular glaring, little did they know that just a couple of years later Ireland would become known as “the sick man of Europe”.

The Futures Bright!

“The past year lived up to a lot of its promise in economic and business terms. We could boast the fastest growth rate in Europe; unemployment was falling – even if it was not as fast as was hoped or expected – the IDA was aiming for record numbers of new jobs and profitability was on the increase.”

Unfortunately this growth was fuelled by Euro money and I’m not talking about the single currency.

“Admittedly the stronger growth was achieved with heavy borrowings and there was no shortage of reminders about the gamble that was being played”

This gamble unfortunately did not pay off and the 1980s in the Republic of Ireland was one of the state’s bleakest times.

So Long Sterling

Another major event to happen in 1978 was the decision to break formal links with Sterling.

“By what no-one could predict in the early months was that by the end of the year the momentous decision to break the formal links Sterling would have been made. Bring with it new and formidable challenges”

After joining the ERM in 1979, Ireland was also saddled for much of the 1980s with an overvalued currency, which wasn’t rectified until the 1986 devaluation.

Black Gold Off the West Coast

But at least we knew Oil was on the way!!

“Nevertheless, in the past year we saw the first real hope of oil off the west coast”

Oh if only!! Here’s to a great year ahead and many Memorable Moments to come.

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There are conflicting ideas of when and where in the world golf originated. The confusion tends to arise when examining what exactly constitutes golf. There are many examples of games involving getting a ball to a target by using a stick – going back so far in time that these were literal ‘sticks’ or tree branches.

Stories of games that could have been the very beginnings of golf stretch from places as distant as Rome and China. However, if we consider golf in the modern sense, this can be traced to around 1457 in Scotland. The first recorded mention of modern golf is actually a Scottish Act of Parliament banning golf. It’s thought that this was to focus young men’s free time on progressing at other skills like archery – essentially skills that are more useful in conflict. The ban was lifted in 1502 and King James IV himself even bought a set of clubs.

 

Irish Golfing History

Golf has a rich history in Ireland, making its way to us from Scotland by the mid-1800s. To this day it is a popular draw for tourists and visitors to the island, which boasts many world-class courses. If you are looking for golf gifts for men and women who love the sport, we think a memento which draws on Ireland’s long relationship with golf makes an ideal present.

Ireland is host to some very significant golf tournaments. The Irish Open first took place in 1927. While there have been some breaks in the 90+ years since the inaugural event, it has consistently taken place each year since 1975. Allowing for a break during World War I, The Irish PGA Championship has taken place every year since 1907, when it was known as the Irish Professional Championship.

Golf has long been a part of Irish leisure and competition. The Irish Ladies Golf Union was established in 1893, and the Golfing Union of Ireland is recognised as the oldest golf union in the entire world, dating all the way back to 1891. At the time of its founding, there were 28 golf courses on the island of Ireland. Today we have 425 golf courses.

Ireland’s oldest golf club, The Royal Curragh Golf Club, is actually one of the oldest in the world and golf has been played here since 1852. Some of Ireland’s famous golf courses are Portmarnock Golf Club in Dublin, Rosses Point in County Sligo, the K Club in Kildare and Lahinch in County Clare.

The love of golf in Ireland is represented by the fact that we are one of the countries with the most golf courses per capita in the world. We may be small, but we love our golf!

 

Famous Irish Golfers

With such a grá for the game, it’s no wonder that this island has produced so many elite golfers.
Pádraig Harrington – from Rathfarnham in Dublin, Pádraig has won the PGA Championship and is twice winner of the British Open.
Rory McIlroy – Rory shot to dizzying heights of success at a very young age, and now possesses four Major Championship wins, achieving three of these before the age of 25.
Rhona Adair – Rhona contributed a chapter to the 1904 book Golf for Women and went on to become president of the Irish Ladies Golf Union.
Fred Daly – originating from Portrush in County Antrim, Fred was the first player from the island of Ireland to win the British Open in 1947. It took another 60 years for Pádraig Harrington to become the second.

Both Christy O’Connors, Senior and Junior! – this uncle and nephew combo keep the success in the family, both making the cut as two of best Irish golfers of all time.
Twins Leona and Lisa Maguire – the talented families just keep coming, with the Maguire twins from Cavan both turning professional at the age of 23.
Des Smyth – hailing from Louth, Des won the European Tour eight times, with his wins stretching from the 1970s to the noughties, and in more recent years he has gathered a number of Senior wins.

Philomena Garvey – Ireland’s first professional female golfer, Philomena traded in her amateur status in 1964. She returned to her amateur status two years before her retirement from international golf in 1970.
Darren Clarke – With 21 tournament wins under his belt, Darren also appeared on five consecutive Ryder Cup teams, with the European team emerging victorious on four of these occasions.

Graeme McDowell – 2010 was a big year of wins for Graeme, perhaps most notably at the U.S. Open, when he was the first European to win since 1970 and the first player from Northern Ireland to win ever.
Ronan Rafferty – Ronan has many professional wins under his belt but a standout career moment has to be when he topped the European Tour Order of Merit in 1989.
Gavin Moynihan – Looking to the future of Irish golf, Gavin turned pro in 2015 at the age of 20 and already has two professional wins to his name.

 

Personalised Golf Gifts

If there is a golfer in your life and you are searching for personalised golf gifts, our Irish Golf Newspaper Book is a superb choice.

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For a special occasion, you could treat your golf-lover to a round on a course they’re been wanting to play for years, or even top up their kit with some accessories. For truly personalised golf gifts, the Irish Golf Newspaper Book is perfect if you need golf gifts for men and women who play the game themselves, or even just enjoy watching the pros. In particular, if you’re looking for golf gifts from Ireland, this is the ideal option.

An unforgettable gift, the Irish Golf Newspaper Book includes newspaper reproductions from significant events like Ireland’s appearances in the Ryder Cup, Ireland’s Major wins, and various international golfing moments. For the ultimate personalised golf gift, you can also emboss the cover with the recipient’s name and a unique message to mark the occasion.

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The birth of a child is a huge life event for the parents of the newborn, and extended family too. Many parents will hold a Christening for the baby to begin the journey of raising the child in their religious faith. Other parents will hold a baby naming ceremony for their child, which can take different forms.

With ceremonies of this kind, it’s a chance to bring both sides of the family together and to welcome the baby into the world. There are a number of Irish Christening traditions, and parents may wish to incorporate these into their celebrations, or they may like to bring Irish Christening gifts to mark the day.

Choosing Godparents

Two key people in the Christening of a baby are the godparents. This role can sometimes be filled by those who were also the witnesses to the marriage of the parents. Traditionally, this may have been the siblings of the baby’s parents, who remain a popular choice for godparents. However, in recent times friends are increasingly chosen as godparents at baptisms.

A godparent is chosen primarily to assist the parents in raising the child in their chosen faith. It’s a common belief that the godparents would also raise the child in the sad circumstance of anything happening to the parents. However, while this is a popular misconception in Ireland, guardianship of the child in this eventuality is not officially a part of the godparent role at all.

While the godparents may not become the official guardians of the child, they should certainly be people that the parents can trust to invest in the general wellbeing of their child, throughout life. Godparents often go on to support the child in later religious occasions, for example they may act as the child’s sponsor at Confirmation. Besides this, godparents tend to have a special relationship with the child, hopefully making an increased effort to remember birthdays and memorable milestones.

Christening Gown and Shawl

Looking to the traditions of the past, the Christening gown would generally have been white, while parents today sometimes choose other light colours, such as off-white, cream or ivory. Usually a white shawl is brought as well, and is placed around the baby after the baptism has taken place.

The most traditional fabric for a christening gown is Irish linen, although cotton and silk are also popular choices. These natural fabrics are more in line with old customs, as newer fabrics simply haven’t been around as long. Another step that parents can take to focus on tradition is to choose a Christening gown actually made from fabrics sourced in Ireland.

Christening gowns can also be finished with lace and adorned with historic Irish designs, whether these are shamrocks, Claddagh symbols, harps or Celtic knots. A lovely Irish tradition that connects the generations is to make the Christening gown from part of the mother’s wedding dress, which may be a similar colour and fabric. The christening gown can even be kept as a family heirloom and passed on for later baptisms.

Some people prefer to depart from tradition, choosing completely different outfits, even finding mini tuxedos for their babies! A mini tux certainly amps up the cute factor – just make sure that it’s allowed by the venue and celebrant where your baby’s Christening is taking place. And don’t forget that the main thing is that the baby is comfortable on the day, and the parents can easily change nappies as needed…

Throwing a Christening Party

The ceremony is followed by a celebration, usually involving food at the family’s home. This can be anything from a sit-down meal to a cup of tea, and everything in-between. A nice option can be a self-serve buffet. You likely have the whole family around and so finding a seat at the table for everyone might be a challenge. By making it a bit less formal, family members can help themselves to the food, and you just need to gather as many chairs as you can from around the house!

The Newspaper The Day You Were Born

The Newspaper The Day You Were Born

Naming Customs in Ireland

Historically with baby-naming in Ireland, a lot of the same names cropped up frequently over the years. This is likely due to Irish naming customs, which saw the same family names get used again and again.

These days, with a world of name options open to parents, we don’t necessarily stick to this naming pattern, but for many years the custom was to name as follows:

Baby Names for Girls

  • 1st Daughter – Maternal grandmother’s name
  • 2nd Daughter – Paternal grandmother’s name
  • 3rd Daughter – Mother’s name
  • 4th Daughter – Mother’s oldest sister’s name
  • 5th Daughter – Father’s oldest sister’s name

Baby Names for Boys

  • 1st Son – Paternal grandfather’s name
  • 2nd Son – Maternal grandfather’s name
  • 3rd Son – Father’s name
  • 4th Son – Father’s oldest brother’s name
  • 5th Son – Mother’s oldest brother’s name

Traditional Irish Christening Gifts

An old Irish tradition is for the baby’s mother to gift her Claddagh ring to the child if she has a daughter. While giving an adult-sized ring to a newborn might not be the most practical Christening gift, a nod to this ritual is seen in gifts adorned with the Claddagh symbol of the heart, hands and crown.

Another lovely tradition is to give the baby a silver coin on their Christening day. This is to symbolise a prosperous life ahead. In fact, silver gifts in general are considered appropriate for children being baptised.

A beautiful way to mark this moment in a child’s life is with our Baby Giftbox. The silver-plated presentation box harks back to this silver Christening gift tradition, and can be engraved to make it even more personal. Inside is a miniature reproduction of the newspaper from the day they were born – a wonderful Irish Christening gift that they can treasure forever.

 

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A new baby is often one of the biggest moments in a parent’s life, and one that is in many ways life-defining. It’s lovely to honour this special life moment in a touching way. A great idea is to do so with a personalised baby gift. These days, there are lots of options out there for baby gift ideas, but we think it’s nice to do something that bit more meaningful – things that the exhausted parents of a newborn will be absolutely delighted with.

We’ve compiled a list of special baby gifts that parents to newborns will really appreciate.

Baby Gift Ideas for New Parents:

Some time to rest: if you are close to the couple, you can make yourself available to look after the baby, allowing them to take some time off, even just for a couple of hours. The couple doesn’t even need to leave the house. If they are anxious about leaving their newborn in the early days, you could help by looking after the baby while they are still there.

An adventure into the outside world: give them a voucher for a restaurant or cafe close to home for that time when they’re feeling up to leaving the house, Just make sure the voucher expiry date is long, in case that moment takes longer to arrive than they’d hoped!

A listening ear: having a baby is so exciting, but also very demanding. Lend an ear if they need to vent about how exhausted they are. Indeed, the couple might not even have time to catch up with you at all; just stay in touch and make sure they know you’re there if they need you.

Something practical & helpful: if you know the couple well and it’s not an intrusion, offer to help them clean the house, or run a few errands for them. Another great option is to pay for a cleaner to tidy up their space – they’ll be running on no sleep, so housework will certainly fall off the priorities list.

Meet them where they are: if they would like to meet you, make the effort as much as possible to slot into their timetable. They likely have a small window of opportunity to fit people in, so do you best to make it easy for them. Can you meet them while they are already out and about, ticking something off their to-do list? They’ll certainly appreciate a friend who keeps things simple for them.

Document this special time: with lots of personalised baby gifts available, there is tons of choice for how to mark the occasion. A touching idea is to gift them a lovely photo album where they can document these major milestones in the beginning of their child’s life.

A moment in history: Having a baby is easily one of the most memorable moments in many people’s lives. To mark this massive event, a truly special personalised baby gift is our Baby Giftbox. Presented in a stunning silver-plated giftbox, bestow the couple with a reproduction of the newspaper from the day their baby was born.

As the years go by, this unique baby gift will only become more intriguing, as it becomes a gateway to the past. As the child grows up, the Baby Giftbox is a gift that they themselves can appreciate into their own adulthood, allowing them to look back in time to see what happened in the world on the day they were born.

Choosing Baby Gifts and Offering Support

Sometimes the most intangible gifts are the ones that mean the most to a friend. However you mark their new arrival, make sure you provide them with the support they need at this hugely significant time in their lives.

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A 60th birthday is a big cause for celebration and if you know someone hitting this milestone birthday this year, you’ll certainly be thinking about 60th birthday gift ideas.

Those turning 60 this year will have been born in 1958. If you’re looking for 60th birthday ideas to celebrate a friend or family member, it’s a great idea to personalise the festivities around the year they were born.

Famous Births in 1958

Those turning 60 in 2018 share their year of birth with some very famous faces. One of your 60th birthday ideas to celebrate their day could be to create a homemade birthday card showing their association with these big names:

  • Michael Jackson – from childhood fame in The Jackson 5, to immense success in later life
  • Prince – one of the best-selling singers of all time, with the enormous hit ‘Purple Rain’
  • Jools Holland – a pianist and composer, Jools hosts a late-night music show and the annual Hootenanny on New Year’s Eve
  • Ellen Degeneres – a comedian and actor, she is known worldwide as the host of her own talk show
  • Mark Lester – played the titular role of ‘Oliver’ in the 1968 film
  • Kevin Bacon – award-winning American actor starring in blockbusters like Apollo 13, X-Men, and Footloose
  • Michael Flatley – famous for bringing Riverdance to countries around the world
  • Kate Bush – Performer whose number 1 hit song ‘Wuthering Heights’ had an iconic and much-loved music video
  • Feargal Sharkey – lead singer of the Undertones who went on to international solo success
  • Madonna – this chart-topping singer has been in the business for over 40 years
  • Tim Burton – film director known for his unique artistic style as seen in Beetlejuice, Edward Scissorhands and The Nightmare Before Christmas.
  • Andrea Boccelli – celebrated singer of pop and classical music, with the massive hit ‘Time to Say Goodbye’

     

  • Roddy Doyle – winner of the 1993 Man Booker Prize and whose books, such as The Commitments, have famously been adapted to film.

Historical Events in 1958

Many significant events took place globally in 1958. Your loved one may be interested to reflect on the world events that were taking place around the time they were born.

The European Economic Community (EEC) was created, later to be incorporated into what would be the European Union in 1993. The United Arab Republic was also established in February 1958, including both Egypt and Syria until 1961.

The World Cup was held in Sweden in 1958, and the final saw hosts Sweden face off against Brazil. Brazil were victorious with a result of 5-2, and the winning goal was scored by Pelé, putting the 17-year-old footballer into the spotlight.

Also involving the world of sport, 1958 was when the devastating Munich Air Disaster took place, a plane crash which killed 23 people, including 11 Manchester United football players and club staff.

Sputnik fell out of orbit and disintegrated while reentering Earth’s atmosphere in January 1958. The first artificial satellite of Earth had been launched into space by the Soviet Union the previous year.

A new world record was set in our very own Santry Stadium in 1958. Herb Elliott set a world record for the mile, running it in 3:54.5 in Dublin. Herb shaved 2.7 seconds off the existing record which had been set the previous year in London, and his record remained untouched for the next four years.

For anyone who’s interested in days gone by, a fascinating 60th birthday gift is our Newspaper Book, transporting the reader back in time and sharing momentous events from the past.

60th Birthday Gift Ideas

When a loved one is turning 60, it might seem that they already have everything they could want or need. Coming up with a fresh idea for a 60th birthday gift can be a challenge. Here’s some of our favourite 60th birthday gift ideas:

Memories: put together a photo album of key moments from their life, or your happiest memories shared together.

New experiences: give them a chance to learn something new with a class or a workshop. There’s lots of exciting and unusual options available these days.

Time together: spend some quality time together to enjoy each other’s company. You could even go for afternoon tea, or arrange your own afternoon tea at home with finger sandwiches, scones and, of course, cupán tae.

Help a good cause: make a charity donation in their name to a cause close to their heart.

Homemade hamper: create a special hamper tailored exactly to them, by filling a wicker basket with all their favourite treats.

60th Birthday Newspaper Book: this unique gift contains a full edition of the newspaper from the day they were born, as well as key events from the decade of their birth. This standout 60th birthday gift is even more personal, as it has the recipient’s name and date of birth embossed in gold on the cover.

 

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Did you know that paper is the first wedding anniversary gift? https://www.memorablemoments.ie/did-you-know-that-paper-is-the-first-wedding-anniversary-gift/ https://www.memorablemoments.ie/did-you-know-that-paper-is-the-first-wedding-anniversary-gift/#comments Sun, 01 Apr 2018 10:00:07 +0000 https://www.memorablemoments.ie/?p=1212 Your first wedding anniversary is a wonderful moment to reflect on the special memories of your wedding day, and the first year of married life you’ve experienced together. We’ve got some ideas of how you can celebrate this memorable moment in style! What is the first wedding anniversary symbol? The first wedding anniversary is traditionally […]

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Your first wedding anniversary is a wonderful moment to reflect on the special memories of your wedding day, and the first year of married life you’ve experienced together. We’ve got some ideas of how you can celebrate this memorable moment in style!

What is the first wedding anniversary symbol?

The first wedding anniversary is traditionally also known as the paper wedding anniversary. Many couples like to nod to tradition when celebrating their wedding anniversaries, by incorporating the symbol associated with the year. The time will come for ruby, sapphire and golden wedding anniversaries, but your first year together is represented by paper.

 

What does the paper wedding anniversary represent?

The custom of celebrating wedding anniversaries is one going back many years, perhaps all the way to Ancient Rome. Various milestones are represented by different symbols, and these often increase in value over the years, taking you from your Paper to your Diamond wedding anniversary.

Some of the reasons that the first anniversary is your paper wedding anniversary have been suggested as follows:

  • Paper represents the unwritten future ahead of you as a couple
  • Paper is a modest beginning for the start of your marriage, to be built on as years go by
  • Paper can be considered fragile when compared with the gemstones of later wedding anniversaries, but this is a reminder that your marriage will only grow stronger over time.

 

Celebrating your paper wedding anniversary

With lots of couples now rejecting the tradition of leaving the wedding for the airport just as the party is getting going, many are now enjoying their honeymoon months after the wedding day. Because of this, by the time your first wedding anniversary rolls around, you may still be feeling that wedding glow. And why not! It’s such a wonderful time in your life, so make sure to enjoy it for as long as you can.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Paper wedding anniversary gifts

For a really thoughtful first wedding anniversary gift, we’ve got some ideas on how to wow your spouse, all based around paper gifts:

  • Create a homemade voucher book
  • Give them a jar filled with paper notes of things you love about them
  • Write them a heartfelt letter – in the digital day and age, this one means a lot!
  • Print out paper copies of some of your favourite photos. Again, seeing your memories in print is often a novelty these days.
  • Choose our paper wedding anniversary newspaper book as a one-of-a-kind gift. Pick from a wide range of regional and national newspapers to present your loved one with a personalised, embossed book containing the newspaper from your special day.

 

Date ideas for your paper wedding anniversary

Your wedding anniversary is the perfect opportunity to spend some quality time together, and there are lots of great options for how you can mark the day. Some of our favourites are:

 

  • Eat the top layer of your wedding cake – if you still have it! This old custom recommends you keep the top tier of your cake to enjoy on your first wedding anniversary. Just make sure it’s still edible!
  • Buy your partner some carnations – these are the symbolic flower of your first wedding anniversary.
  • The colours that represent your first wedding anniversary are gold and yellow. You could incorporate these into the day in a variety of ways. Perhaps you could choose yellow carnations if you’re already going down the flower route.

 

If you’re wondering about activities for your paper wedding anniversary, you could:

  • Head to a museum, art gallery, theatre or film; these are always fun to discuss afterwards.
  • Depending on when in the year your anniversary falls (and if the Irish weather allows), you could have a picnic or go for a hike for some quality time in nature.
  • Keep it simple with a night at home. Make a nice meal together and throw on a film you’ll both enjoy.

 

Enjoy your paper wedding anniversary

However you celebrate, the most important thing is to take time out to be with each other. These moments are what matter most in our lives, and it’s wonderful to think back on your wedding day and at the same time look forward to the future together.

 

Our paper wedding anniversary newspaper book is the perfect gift to reflect on the events that shaped the world on the day you were married. It’s something you’re sure to keep forever and will only become more fascinating over the course of your lives together.

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Thanks for taking the time to come and say hello and read about our new site. The new look and feel site comes at a great time as this year Memorable Moment’s celebrated 12 years in business providing unique newspaper gifts for those milestone occasions as well as those really difficult people to buy for!

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