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Sweet Oil For Poisons

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. nlain fiirmcr says : " It is r.ow over twenty jeard einco I learned tbat swect oil would cure fehe bitc of a raülesnake, not knowiDK it would cure any kind of poi boo, botb on man or heaBt. I thirik no farmer should be without a bottle of it io the house. The palient must take a spoonful of it internally, and batho tbc ■wouud for a cure. To cure a lioise, it requires cight times as much as it does for a man. Here let me suy, of one of the most extreme enees of snake bite in this nolgliborhood - eleven years ago this surnmer - where tbe oase bad been thirty days standing, and the patiënt ■W s given up by his physicians. I beard of it and carried the oil, and gave one spoonful, which efl'ected a curo. It is an antidote for arsenie and strychnine It will cure bloat in cattlo by eating too frecly of fresh clovor ; it will cure bi tes of bees, spiderg, or otbcr inseets, and will euro persons wbo have been poisooad by a low running vino in tbe meadtrw, called ivy._ Ohio Farmer,


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Michigan Argus