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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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Remedy for Worms in Children.

Take two ounces of distilled water of goats rue, and put in one dram of clean quick-silver; let it stand all night, then drain it through a fine linen cloth, to prevent any dregs getting into it, and give it at one doze to the child.