[ Electuary for the Gums ] Sarah Creighton Wilkins
Date: Recorded sometime in 1815. | 1815/01/01 to 1815/12/31
Source: Manuscript Notebook of Sarah Creighton Wilkins
Institution: Nova Scotia Archives | Source Origin: MacDonald Family Fonds | Reference: MG 1 No. 1 / Microfilm Reel 10,618
A honey-based salve for the gums.
Electuary for the Gums prov’d
3 drams powderd Myrrh
1 dram Crem Tarter
1 ditto Cochineal 1 dram of Cloves.
Grind them well together in a Mortar
then add 4 onces Melted
use it every day.