The Last of the Leprechauns
The Leprechauns prophesied Princess Cathy and Prince Michael of Ireland would marry. But Lady Grabitall schemes to have her daughter marry him and drives infant Cathy and her nurse, Nora, into hiding after Cathy's mother's death. Witzy, Leprechaun leader, plans to set things right and does. Cathy and Michael marry and as a reward the King gives the Royal Forest to the Leprechauns as a place to live.
Sister Marcella Marie Holloway, CSJ was a professor of English at Fontbonne College from 1963-1988.
English Language and Literature
Holloway, Marcella Marie, "The Last of the Leprechauns" (1958). Faculty Bookshelf. 2.