School: Ceis Carraigín (roll number 13849)

Location:
Keshcarrigan, Co. Leitrim
Teacher:
Tomás Mag Fhionnáin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0211, Page 004

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A Cure for Wind on Stomach.

Watercress after being eaten raw two or three times will relive wind on stomach complete
Mrs Pinkman,
Borrick,
Keshcarrigan.
Cure for sore throat.
The juice pressed from a turnip mixed with sugar is believed to sooth and be a cure for a sore throat.
A Cure for a Cold.
A good cure for a cold to boil buttermilk and sugar together; This is called "buttermilk whey" , and take a drink of going to bed at night.
Lizzie Beirme.

The juice pressed from a turnip mixed with sugar is believed to sooth and be a cure for a sore throat.

A good cure for a cold to boil buttermilk and sugar together; This is called "buttermilk whey", and take a drink of it going to bed at night.

Collector
Lizzie Beirne
Gender
female
Language
English