[ A Saline Draught Equally Good ] Sarah Creighton Wilkins
Date: Late 18th or early 19th century; exact date unknown.
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
Recipe for a saline draught, including instructions for a fever.
A Saline draught Equally good
A scruple of Carbonated Kali (alias
Salt of Tarter) 2 Ozs of Water ½ a limmin
when you mean to Evervesce. A scruple
of Nitre if a Fever runs high