School: Kilmore (roll number 16126)

Kilmore, Co. Leitrim
Máire, Bean Uí Shamhráin

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Mumps. Meet a man riding a white horse accidentally. Ask him for a cure and do whatever he tells you.
James O'Rourke(86)

Put an asses' head stall on the person afflicted. Lead him around the pig sty three times saying " Pig O the mumps" while doing it
J. O'Rourke(86)

Corn: Melt pieces of candle, melt it and pour parafin over it and put it on the corn. J. Maxwell

Get a leaf of slánlus and boil it in a cup of water mix with butter and place it on cut.