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Clear Ashes Good For Heartburn

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Parent Issue
Day
3
Month
March
Year
1891
Copyright
Public Domain
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A gentleman, who is a very heatn smoker, did a pectüiar thing in m; presence the other day. He knocked of a portion of the white ash at the end o his weed into his hand and withou more ado swallowed it. I naturallj asked the reason for this remarkable performance, and, to my surprise, learnec that it is a sure cure for the heartburn which sometimes overtakes the devotees of tobáceo. Not being afflicted in tha way, I did not care to try the remedy but hasten to communicate it to mj fellow smokere. My informant was at one time engaged in the cigar importing business, and was accustomed to tej cigars by the score. He informs ine that he learned the curious fact in question in Cuba, where the remedy ib habitually used by the Dous, who broathe as much tobáceo smoke as they do air. -

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Subjects
Smoking
Old News
Ann Arbor Argus