Result count: 235
  1. (no title)

    This is the cure of the whoopingcough.

    Language
    English
    Informant
    Mrs Reilly
    Age
    25425
  2. (no title)

    This girl, Nan Nolan, when suffering from Whooping Cough in 1937, was first put "under an ass" and "over an ass three times" father and mother holding the child and passing her from hand to hand under the animal.

    Language
    English
    Collector
    Nan Nolan
  3. (no title)

    People with the same name before they were married can cure the wildfire and the whooping cough.

    Language
    English
  4. (no title)

    Any woman who is married to a second husband who has the very same name as her first husband can make bread that cures whooping cough.

    Language
    English
  5. (no title)

    My father told me that in the olden days a cure for the whooping cough was to put the child affected...

    Language
    English
    Collector
    Annie Doyle
    Informant
    Mr Doyle