School: Killyclare

Location:
Killycleare, Co. Cavan
Teacher:
Bean Uí Cheithearnaigh

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Cures

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 1017, Page 004

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To Cure Jaundice, take an iron spoon of sulphur and mix it with a cup of cream and drink this for nine mornings after other.

To Cure a Burn, make lime water thick like salve and mix it with linseed oil. Apply this fairly thick like salve and roll up in flannel and keep very warm.

Informant
Mrs Coleman
Gender
female
Age
87
Address
Drumcondra, Co. Cavan
Language
English