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- In this district cures are supposed to be attached to certian actions, such as to put a child under and over an ass is believed to cure whooping cough.
To make a drink from dandelion is good for consumption.
To place marsh Malice on a sprain is supposed to cure it.
To wash worths in still water is a very common cure.
Forge-water is a good cure for sore feet or chilblains.
There is a man in this town who makes a special cure for biles, it consisted of goat's milk Carbolic soap and sugar.
Donkey's milk is also used for whooping cough.
To place dock leaves on the(continues on next page)Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.