School: Tankerstown (roll number 15304)

Location:
Tankerstown, Co. Tipperary
Teacher:
Thom. F. Meagher

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0575, Page 324

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I got these cures from various people.

I got these cures from various people

1. Common salt rubbed into a cut will prevent the wound becoming septic.
2. Slánlus leaf bruised and mixed with unsalted butter will heal a cut.
3. March Mallows' root boiled and mixed with lard will cure a sore in hand or foot when other remedies fail.
4. Boil and strain laurel leaves. Mix the juice with lard and use as a cure for burns.

Collector
Alice Maxey
Gender
female
Address
Cappauniac, Co. Tipperary
Language
English