School: Fleasgach (roll number 15842)

Location:
Flaskagh More, Co. Galway
Teacher:
Ss. Ó Maonaigh

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Cures

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0012, Page 393

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A cure to stop blood is to leave a cobweb on the cut or feathers. If you have a sty on your eye wash it with cold tea and it will get better or with bring water. To leave a child that would have the chincough under an ass. To rub a frog of your teeth if you would have toothache.

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Nuala Dowd
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Address
Flaskagh More, Co. Galway
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Mrs Dowd
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Gender
female
Address
Flaskagh More, Co. Galway
Language
English