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Emory Women Writers Resource Project

The Ladies Best Companion, an electronic edition

by Amelia Chambers [Chambers, Amelia]

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collection: Early Modern through the 18th Century

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Another approved Remedy for Chilbains, &c.

Pare off the outsides of half a dozen of turnips fresh pulled and lay them on a plate before the fire till they grow soft, then let them be tied on the sore as hot as the patient can bear them. It is used in many places of the country with very great success.