[ Treatment and Precaution for Being Disordered ] Mather Byles
Almon Family Fonds
Institution: Nova Scotia Archives | Reference: Microfilm Reel 807
Excerpt of a letter written by Rev. Dr. Mather Byles confirming the use of marsh mallow, lime-water, and sapo when disordered. Series A #4 Letters. See also Byles' excerpts "Lime-Water Cure for the Stone," "Blackberry Jelly to Treat Nephritic Complaints," and the Almon Family Scrapbook's "Receipt to Make Blackberry Jelly: An Approved Medicine for Nephritic Disorders."
[ . . . ] I & my Family are in perfect Health, & we are
in comfortable circumstances. Marsh-Mallows, I have frequently
tried, when I have been disordered; & I am now using the Precau-
-tions of Lime-Water & Pill Sapo.