School: Tulach an Iarainn (B.)

Location:
Tallow, Co. Waterford
Teacher:
Proinnsias Ó Laoghaire

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0639, Page 76

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Warts. Rub wet washing soda to it every morning.

Bleeding Nose. Hit the person who is bleeding on the back.
Toothache. Put a red knitting needle through the tooth.
Whooping Cough. Boil shamrock leaves in milk and drink it.
Fits. While the person is in the fit burn the inside garment.

Collector
Miceal Mac Caraig
Gender
male
Address
Tallow, Co. Waterford
Informant
(name not given)
Relation
parent
Gender
female
Language
English