[ For a Cough  ] 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
A cough remedy made from river water.
A pint Bottle 3 pails full of River
Water & 3 tea spoonfuls of spirits of
Hartshorn 2 oz Oil of sweet almonds
shake them together & add 1 once of
oil of Tolu shake them together &
till well mix d & take 3 spoonfuls
going to Bed
For a Cough