School: Mountmellick (B.) (roll number 16070)

Location:
Mountmellick, Co. Laois
Teacher:
Dll. Binéad

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0823, Page 481

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Old cures for Head-Ache;
The leaves of marsh marrow are boiled and if the juice be drank it is said to cure a head ache.
Another cure is to get elder berries, and to boil them and drink the juice.