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SPRAIN CURE

TO CLEAR UP A SPRAIN OR SWELLING, MY AUNT'S GRANDMOTHER
WOULD TAKE POKE BERRIES AND ALUM AND BOIL IT. THEN THIS
MIXTURE WOULD BE PLACED INTO A POULTICE AND PLACED ON THE
SPRAIN OR SWELLING.

Where learned: TENNESSEE ; MARTIN

Subject headings: BELIEF -- Plant
BELIEF -- Method of Curing

Date learned: 00001937CA

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