School: Loughkeeren

Location:
Knockatemple, Co. Mayo
Teacher:
Anna M. Warde

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Cures

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0120, Page 113

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Cures

Burn:
Rub oil on it and put breadsoda or flour on it.
Sore:
Hog's lard, sulphur, and white of egg will cure it.
Boil:
Get a cloth, put soap on it, break sugar on this and put that on the boil or make a plaster of confrey root and apply it to the boil.
Sara Hall
Loughkeeran
Straide

Collector
Sara Hall
Gender
female
Address
Loughkeeraun Well, Co. Mayo
Language
English