Result count: 23
  1. (no title)

    I heard often, but I can't say whether 'tis effective or not, that a cure for the measles, is to boil sheep droppings in new milk, and give the result, strained thoroughly, to the patient.

    Language
    English
    Informant
    Miss Manning
  2. (no title)

    Long ago when a person had measles, the woman of the house put three onions on a table beside the bed of the sick person...

    Language
    English
    Collector
    Thomas Mac Grath
    Informant
    Mrs Macmee