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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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For hoarsness in Children

Take of crab verjuice, half a pint, two spoonsful of the juice of sage put to them half a pound of loaf sugar grated down, when your have mixed them together, let them boil till they come to syrup, give the child a little before it sucks, and if it is troubled with a phlegm give it some morning and evening.