School: Valleymount

Valleymount, Co. Wicklow
Dll. Ó Cochláin

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0917, Page 065

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In the olden times people had many cures and they were very good cures too. Here are a few:
1. For a sore heel get a piece of brown paper and rub soap on the paper and a drop of hot water. Then place this on the heel.
2. For a gum boil, roast a fig at the fire and hold it to the gum.