In this issue

• A personal message
• Society developments
• The War of Independence: Paddy O’Donoghue and Manchester (Part One)
• Who was the first recorded O’Donoghue in the USA?
• Mary Donehue and the Orphan Train Movement
• A Man in a Kilt is a Man and a Half
• The Olympics 2012
• The society makes connections: Case Five
• O’Donoghues in the News
• Snippets
• The Y-DNA project