School: Baile Mhic Aodháin,

Location:
Geehanstown, Co. Meath
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Cures

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0715, Page 520

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Murphys Cure: Go round a pig sty three times with an asses winkers on and say each time.
“ Muckna, Muckna, sin agat do lachna take it now”

Rheumahsm Cure: Rub goose grease into the part where the Rheumahsm Is.
Cure for warts
I Stick a snail on a thorn and while the snail is withering the wart will fall off.
II Wash the warts in water found in a hole in a stone which you were not looking for.
The juice of boiled nettles will cure measles.

Collector
Bridget Duggan
Gender
female
Address
Lurganboy, Co. Meath
Language
English