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A rerr large proportion of the iced whsat
gown U lost, and there are several reasons for
tbif ; among them may be named the birds, rot
ting of seeds from too much moMate, trampling
of horses, insects, etc; but onset tie matt pro
lific aonrcea of tliit lost, or waste-rather, ta Uia
aietbod of threshing. Nearly all our wbaat it
now threahed by machinery. We all know
bow Terr many of the grains are broken, bow
many cracked, and that a great proportion of
them are so braised as to materniliy Interfere
with rigorous germination. My impressions
are, that were more cars manifested by farmers
generally in the threshing of their seed wheat
millions of bushels would be sared for market.
A careful estimate of the annual waste of seeds
in England shows that much more is sown that
does not regetate, as would support a million of
human beings. Of course all it not lost by
bruised or broken grains, but I haro no doubt
that a rcry large proportion of it is. Would it
not, then, be a matter of economy with farmers
generally, to thresh with the old fashioned flail 7
It would cost a little more but it would pay well
in the end. Cor. Farmer and Gardiner.
J Keeping Pampkins.
Pumpkins for stock are best kept in a dry loft
with the flooring quite open, so as to allow airto
circulate as freely as possible between them.
Were it not that they take much room we should
prefer storing them in a single tier; but usually
for want of this when a large crop i. to be se
cured, they must be piled on each other. In
this case we would recommend their not bsing
placed more than three or four feet deep. If
piled together in too large heaps they will gath
er moisture and rot rapidly; when frotenthey
may be preserved a long time; but they should
be cooked beforo giring them to stock, other
wise they may do them great injury. On the
whole we prefer feeding out pumpkins as fast as
passible after ripening, and before tho cold
weather sets in. They arc of a cold watery na
ture, and unless cooked, wo doubt whether they
are near as beneficial to animals in frosty weath
er, as they are in milder; or indeed any kind of
fruit, at such stock of good breed, usually do
well upon them.
Brant in Whaat Prerctirc.
It is known that smutty wheal will produce
emutty wheat unless something is done to pro-
rent it at the time of seeding. My plan is to
take about a peck of strong slacked lime, and
mix it with ten bushels of wheat, and let it
atand on the floor or in bags a few daya before
flowing; before Bowing, run it through the fan
ning mill so as to not make it unpleasant hand
ling. I tried the abore method last spring, and the
consequence is, I hare no smutty wheat this
year. If any of your readers bare smutty
wheat, I advise them to try this method, and I
will guarantee tbey will have no smutty wheat
for market. Great pains should be taken -to
procuro the licit of wheat for seed, both spring
and winter wheat; and the utmost care should
be taken to cleanso it of every particle of foul
seed. Cor. Frame Farmer.
I'eneh Tree's .Liable to'Wintcr Kill.
In many sections of our country, peach tress,
especially those ene and two years planted out,
and luxuriant In growth, are liable to be destroy
ed during the winter. This arises in a measure
from an unripened condition of the tree at the
approach of winter. As a remedy, in part, we
hare heretofore advised, and now again advise,
a corsplata aliortaaing back of ilia jmmr'a growth
ay one half, early in October, or the loner part
of September. Trees so shortened back, mature
the remaining buds and wood,- and before they
again commence growing aad throwing out
aide shoots, cold weather ia upon them, and
they are in a fully ripened condition to endure
its rigors. In clay land, turfase drains should
be made with a boe or plow so that water will
sever stand on or about the roots. O. Farmer.
An Knglish experimenter, last autumn tied up
four bullocks under a hovel, in separate boxes,
and kept three in one box, and left seven loose
in two yards, four in one and three in the other,
each having a hovel or shed to run under. The
fourteen beasts were all alike ia age and were
treated in the same way, namely: eight pounds
of linseed cake each, per day, three quarters of
a bushel of mangold wurtzels, and hay and oat
straw distributed equally to all. Those shut up
in the boxt, and those tied up, were all ready
for market first, and those fed in the yards re
placed them in the boxes, but when they came
to be marketed; it was found that they were
not ready a month as early as those that were
tied or fastened up.
To Keep Cabbages.
. Tho editor of the German town Telegraph
gives the following as bit mode of having green
cabbage all winter:
"It is this: Dig shallow trenches in a dry part
of the garden eay two feet apart in which
plant the cabbages, which must be care
fully taken from the bed with all the root!
preUy closely together, then erect over them'a
low scaffolding, the posts being two feet from
the ground, let it bo a little lower in the middle
to carry off the water, and cover with straw or
corn fodder, butts down. This costs little labor
or skill, and will give you cabbage through the
winter and spring about as good as in October."
Am Barlr Fail.
Corn husking will be upon us immediately.
ana potato digging also. We haro had but few
old fashioned hot nights, and a good many cool
opes;,so that the leares of the trees will pres
ently put on their blsxe of red and yellow, and
come oft early. This make the fall planting
of trees in order early also, aad tke gathering
of winter fruits. It it time the com fodder crop
raa cut op, where you would bare it nice. The
bogs for fattening should be pat upon full feed
and packed right along; it it much cheaper to
sake pork in October than in December. Otie
Pumpkin Seed for Milch Cows.
It is a fact that the properties of pumpkin
seeds are soeh at to dry up the milk of cows if
fed to them. They should therefore be re
tsoved from pumpkins intended for milch cows.
ft will generally pay to save tho seeds. It will
erteuy?ay to take them from the pumpkis
fed to 'cows, when it is true that the feeding
inem euri eapadiy and sorely diminish the
amount of milk they would give. Tba pump
kin without the seed will increase the quantity
f milk. If fad to fattening aalmalt, the seed
To Keep Potatoes in tke Cellar.
A writer in the New England Farmer says:
sw ,i..m i. - -i j
rot them la a nile aa deen as ron can eonre- a.
niawttt He brw .w,r' .,;a "
that where thar were tke Jonat tfc Irani rh
best.' Last autumn Im put 125 bushels in one
bin, and filled them two and a half or three
ieetdep. They decayed but little, and he
found more rotten ones near the top than any
where U. j
THE QUAKEES ABE OUT.
BT JOIIM'G. WHITTIEE.
Not Ttinl wa wilted ini caaatee Ika been,
Tba bass of or fcapa tan bent eat lata ftawart.
!a rooa far asi.fi.iBf aa lasr l ofdoakt
nv.rard from Ito Keystaaa! Taa Qaaaars an eatl
Tba pkrtkai asalooad waVa faaad oil Um trie;
Tba Imba fw a toggiafs the Mm wmt stick.
Wkaa tba Wida-Ainaa Uaum are akial mg afeeat,
Tke rofaes atay at fcaaw, aad tW tru ana mm eatl
Tka rood stau hat bfotna the cents tit tor spaa;
Ret oll-iafiaga aad water weal fat lata ea:
TW D.ubmin hu Miioatd wit Tntlm bis trow;
And (low, late, bal eattaia, tto Qaaktrs an Mt!
Glta tba Stf ta tto wiadt' Mt tto Ulb aM alaara!
Maka war f.r ito ataa witk Ito patriaiefe'i aasaa!
Away wilb ml.fi.iaft away witk aD daabt,
Fof Liocola jot. ia wbta tto Qaalan eaate eat!
THE LITTLE GIAST'B PLATF01M.
"I doat can wbethar Slavery ! rood ap er dowa ia
tto Tcmtorlat." fiTamaa A. Docaus.
Yea may vota it j or rata It down
r?la.ry it trading to a;
A aifff '' a aifgar, aad it always Ik naif,
Wkrtbtr hrt boad ar frae.
Ra bad no Cbntt ta dia for bin.
Ma hat bo Uea.aa ta wia;
(Spoaan J (Aad baliared ia ray far-nat par naciple,)
I'd Dl;e to raajfla bira ia.
I'm attoBiibtd to an tto daar pcopla cat
Bacb a vary ridicaloai ISfara
What a trrrlMa mass ia alcttd ap, ta to nn,
About a poor rais'rakla aiffjar.
Bat epea tto daor oTtto btf Whit Haaae
Joit optn tba door to raa; frown,
And tho'tto North may rare, aaJ tba Booth may
Ttoy may rata clttor Blurry ap or dowa,
irttoyll lot me FtMidrat to.
The Wrong Name.
A company was drawn up in line, and the of
ficer began to call the roll. As he proceeded,
he came to the name of "Ebeneter Mead."
He called it no answer though the man sup
posed to own it, was a few steps before him in
" Ebcnezcr Mead!" exclaimed the officer, in
a loud roiec. Still no answer.
" Eben-e zer Mead!" waa again thundered
forth from the mouth of the indignant ofieer,
still louder than before. There still being no
answer, the officer stepped a pace or two for
ward " Is there any Mead here!"
" My name is Mead," replied one of the men
" Ebtn Mead."
"Rascal!" continued the enraged oncer,
"why don't you answer when your name is
calied? I will call it once more Ebcntxer
There was still no answer.
"Rascal! if you don't answer when I call
you again, I'll hare you eourt-martialed!"
" Sir," replied the man, " My name is Bben,
and not Ebenezer Mead. Tour name, I be-
here, is Peter Read. Now, would yon answer
if I should call you Peteretxer Read?"
It is unnecessary to state that at the next
call, the officer gare Mr. Mead his true baptis
mal name. .
In thoso good old times when Dick Riker was
Recorder of New York, a man by the name of
Wilson was taken up on the charge of stealing
some spoons. He bad no person to defend him;
but a lawyer named Graham getting an oimor-
tnnlty to hare a word wlthalm-in private, agieeuT
to get the fellow acquitted for ten dollars. The
lawyer told him not -to say a word bnt "spoons"
to all inquiries put to him. Wilson was ar
raigned. "Hare yon any counsel" the Recorder
"Spoons!" said Wilson.
" Haro you any counsel T the Recorder de
manded, still louder.
"Spoons!" replied Wilson.
" Mr. Graham interposed: uYpur Honor per
ceives that this man is a fool, and by no means
in a fit state to be tried."
The Clerk put the usual question, " Guilty
or not guilty?"
"Spoons!" answered Wilson.
The Recorder asked what the man was ap
for; and finding that it was for stealing a few
spoons, and thinking the fellow was oaly half
witted, told him to go. Graham followed him
out, and demanded the ten dollar fee.
"Spoons!" said Wilson; and to all the law
yer's demands, he answered only " Spoons!"
Playing upon the credulity of others, is a
weakness common to most of us. We cannot
defend the practice upon any ground; but some
humorous scenes are the result, which all enjoy
but the dupe such is the malignity of human
An old woman who lived near the frontier.
during the last war with Great Britain, and pos
sessed a marvellous propensity to learn the news,
ased frequently to make inquiries of soldiers.
On one occasion she called to one of those de
fenders of our rights, whom she had frequently
"What's the ncwsJ"
" Why, good woman," said he, the Indians
bare fixed a crowbar under Lake Erie, and are
going to turn it orer and drown the world!"
"Oh! mercy! what shall I do?" aad awar
she ran to tell the neighbors of the danger, and
inquire of her minister how such a calamity
might be averted.
" Why," said he, " yea need not be alarmed
we hare our Maker's promise that He win
not destroy the world by water."
" I know that," returned the old lady, hasti
ly; - tm xie s nomine to do with it if Oi.r.
" Do yon support Abe Lineoml"
"Do yon support Douglas 7"
" Do you support Bell, then?"
"What! do yoa support Breckinridge T"
"No, sir!" shouted the screamer: "I no.
arts Betsy aad the children, and it's mighty
hard screwin' to git along at that, with corn
only twenty-are cents a bushel!"
An Arkansas traTeler says that he knew a
young fellow down South, who was so fond of
a-young womaa, that he -rubbed off his nose
kissing her shadow against the wall.
une oi oir Boyle Koche'a iaritatioas to an
Irish nobleman, was rather eqmrocal: "I hone.
J """ u eTW J00 within a mile of my
J" ere mi night."
Miss Alice Yell cowhided Mr. Lay, of Cam-
aea, lor promising to marry her and not per-
lorming. as ne would not make her Lay, she
made him TelL
What ia a man like, in the midst of a river.
can't swim! Like to be drowned.
Uaefn! Medical Hints.
If a person swallow any poison whaterer or
has fallen into conrnlsjons from having over
loaded the stomach, an Instantaneous remedy,
more eficient and applicable in a large number
of cases than any aalf-a-dosen medicines we
can now think of, it a tesspoonful of common j
salt and as much ground mustard, stirred rapid
ly in a teacup of water warm or cold, and swal
lowed instantly- It is tearely down before
it begins to come up, bringing with it the
remaining contents of the stomach; and lest
there be any remnant of poison, however small.
let the white of an egg, or a teaeupful of strong
coffee be swallowed as soon as the stomach ia
quiet; because these rcry common articles nuM
fy a larger number of rirulent poisons than any
medidaes in the shops. In cases of scalding
or burning the body, immersing the part in cold
water gives entire relit", as Instantaneously as
the lightning. Meanwhile, get some common
dry flour, and apply it an inch or two thick on
the injured part, the moment it emerges from
the water, and keep sprinkling on the flour
through anything like a pepper box cover, so as
to put it on erenly. Do nothing else; drink
nothing but water; eat nothing, until improve
ment commences, except some dry bread soften
ed in rerr weak tea of some kind. Cures of
frightful burning hare been performed in this
war as wonderful as they are painless. We
once sared the life of an infant which had been
inadvertently drugged with laudanum and which
was fast sinking into the sleep which has no wa
king, by giring it strong coffee, cleared with the
white of an egg, a teaspoonful ereiy fire min
utes, until It ceases to seem drowsy. Amrritan
Tke Resuscitation of Drowning Persons.
The Royal National Life-Boat Association,
of which the Duke of Northumberland is Pres
ident, and Thomas Baring, M.P., Deputy Chair
man, has issued a circular of twenty articles,
containing minute instructions for the resuscita
tion of drowning persons. The first instruction
directs that efforts to restore breathing and to
prevent any further diminution of the warmth
of the body be commenced immediately and
energetically, and be persevered in for hours,
until a medical man pronounces that life is ex
tinct. We hare beard the following incident,
which illustrates the value of this direction:
"A young gentleman a student of Harvard
College, while bathing, a few days since, in a
river near this city, suddenly sunk. As be did
not re-appear immediately, the alarm was given,
and an exprienced swimmer diving in the place
where he was last seen, found him ia a sitting
posture at the bottom. When brought to the
surface he seemed quite lifeless. But his com'
panion bearing him to a stake close at hand,
held him abore the water by its assistance, and
while in that difficult position, succeeded, by
pressing upon his chest, in keeping up an im
perfect artificial respiration. Fifteen minuutes
are supposed to hare elapsed before a boat could
be brought to the spot; but so energetic bad
been the efforts of the rescuer, that before be'
ing lifted into it, he showed signs of vitality,
Not the least remarkable circumstance connec
ted with the affair is the fact that the young
man was able to attend an evening party a few
hours later, and set out the next morning on a
long journey without any inconvenience."
Origin of a Current Adage.
Our readers have all heard the saying that
"nine tailors make a man." Possibly, however,
some oCtheaa wowM lilt to Jcnow the origin of
the saying. Here it is: "In 1743, an orphan
beggar boy applied for alms at a tailor's shop in
London, in which nine jomeymen were employ
ed. His forlon but intelligent apperanee touch
ed the hearts of the tailors, who gave him a
shilling each; with this capital the young hero
purchased fruits which he retailed at a profit
From this beginlngt by industry and persever
ance, he rose to distinction and usefulness.
When his carriage was built, he had painted on
the pannel "Nine tailors made me a man."
The First lint Shop in the Country,
The Danbnry (Conn.) Times, in a history of
hat manufacturing in this country, says that
the first building ever erected in this country
as a hat shop was built in Danbury, and the first
bat ever made in the United States was made in
that town by Zadoe Benedict, abotjt the year
1780. Since that time many fortunes hare been
mads in Danbury in this branch of trade. In
those days hats were made of fur now, mostly
of pasteboard and silk. The former cost from
$6 to $10 each, but were never graceful
or light. The modem hat costing but half that
sum, Is more elegant, but not so easy to the
How to Trent your Boots or Shoes when
On one of the coldest days of the present
month, I pulled off my boots and set them close
to the store which was rery hot. The room
was filled with a smell of something burning.
Turning around, I saw my boots smoking at a
great rate. I tiexed them and Immediately be
smeared them with soft soap, much of which,
owing to their highly heated condition, quickly
disappeared in the leather. When the boots
became cold the leather was soft and pliable;
and now, after several days of subsequent wear,
they exhibit no marks of having been burned.
Care for Diarrhoea.
Three Strawberry leares, eaten, (each leaf or
stem has three lobes or divisions,) are unfailing
aad inuBediate core for both the summer com'
plaint or diarrhoea, and of the dysentery.
Newspapers try publishing the abore will be in'
ia relieving aa Itamsntt sjaomtt of
of saving assay Tamable Hree.
Clntif ed Batter.
In "Cooley's Cyclopedia of Practical Re
edpts," we find the following: "Melt fresh
butter by placing it in a ressel in a warm bath;
let it settle and pour of the clear into aa ear
then ware basin or pot, set in cold water to cool
it qaickly, without letting it crystalixe."
Wash the roots of the common field dande
lion clean, bat avoid scarifying the skin, and cut
into pieces the sixe of coffee; brown them alow
ly ore the Ire in the coffee roaster, bnt without
burning too much, aad prepare the asms as yon
would mocha. The beverage is excellent.
Fntrid Sere Throat.
It has been ascertained br'exDerimeiii ih.t
goon ireaa yeast taken internally.is a sovereign
,CJ " pane, sere ureas. It gires almost
The white of an egg U said to be a specific
for fish-bones sticking in the throat. Ttboh.
swallowed raw, and will carry down a bone ea
When a cask of molasses is bonrfct rb.. -
w quarts, eise the rermeatetion produced br
moving it will burst the cask.
What goes against a farmer's grain?
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CitrirnisJI J If II I II I
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Cheaper than Ever:
In Full Blast!
THE nndersigned.liroprietors of tho White
Cloud Steam Saw Mill, take pleasure in
annoandngtothepablie.that their mill it in
the rery best order, aad theyhare commenced
operations for the season. -They are prepared
to do sawing of erery kind and description, on
the shortest notice. They will saw on the
halres, or for money, rery cheap. They will
constantly keep on hand
ALL KINDS OF LUMBER!
which they will sell a little cheaper than oan
be had anywhere else, for Cash, or to good men
on short time. They hare also an excellent
Lain Mill, and are prepared at an nines hi iur
nish LATHS in anr auantitr, at low rates.
Give us a call, and satisfy yourselves that we
can do just what we say.
WM. MAUCIC SONS.
White Cloud, March 17, 1859-tf.
RUNS regularly on the Missouri
River, at the following rates:
For crossing a .team of-1 pair of horses or
mules, or 1 yoke oicatiie, ana
wagon, loaded or empty,
Three yoke of cattle and wagon,
One horse and buggy.
Saddle horse and rider,
Loose horses, per head,
Cattle, per head.
Hogs and sheep, per head,
Northern emigration, from Missouri, Iowa,
Illinois, Wisconsin or Michigan, either for Cal
ifornia or anr part of Kansas or Southern Ne
braska, will find a mail route to this point, on
a State Road from Dea Moines, Iowa; and as
eood roads throueh Missouri, br wayofbaran
nah and Oregon, to this place, as to any other
point on the river, mere are goon linoings
on both sides of the river: and on the Kansas
side, all streams and sloughs, to tho Nemaha,
nare tree bridges, recently maae tor tne uor
ernment trains from this place to Salt Lake
and Utah. We can tar to the California eml-
S'ation, that they can strike the old California
oad within IS miles of this place, and they
will find good grazing for stock within half a
mile of the river, and plenty of wood and water
on the route to the Big Blue, only 80 miles from
here; and they will find this road over 40 miles
shorter than the road from St. Joseph, and over
60 miles shorter than that from Leavenworth.
We refer persons to the map, in proof of this
statement; and we only ask emigrants and tra
vellers te try this route, and we pledge our
selves to pass them orerthe river free, on their
return, if they are not satisfied of the foregoing
White Cloud has three or four (rood stores
and trading houses; two first-class Hotels;
lumber is only $15 per 1,000 feet; the country
is ranidlr filling up: and there is as eood a
farming region, extending for orer 50 miles
back or tne river, as can be round in any part
of Kansas. MOORES & TAILOR
June 9, 59-ly.
WHITE OLOUD, KANSAS.
JOHN n. UTT, t : I PROPRIETOR.
THIS HOUSE, which has just been ft
completed, is one of the largest and S&t,
finest in the Waatr It is now open to the nob"
lie, and will be kept in a style equal to the best
Hotels, every department will be conducted
in such a war as to afford the ereatest amount
of comfort to those stopping at the House.
Will at all times be supplied with the rerr
best that the market affords, both of the neces
saries and the delicacies of life.
THE 8TEKnra APABTsnOTM
Are roomr and well ventilated, and the bed
ding will always be found In good condition.
There are likewise good Stabling and Feed
for Horses, and a comnetent nerson to taka
charge of them.
The House ea accommodate a large number
of persons, and ttio utmost attention will ever
be given to tne wants or tne public.
April SI, 185Mf.
THE subscriber offers for sale, on liberal
terms, several choice tracts of timbered
and prairie lands, located near White Cloud
The timbered tracts will be divided to suit pur
chasers. V. D. MARKHAM
. White Cloud sent. 29, 59-tf.
Try Ward's Telegraph Tonic!
FOR FEVER AAD AGUE,
WHICH never fails to cure! Warranted,
if taken according to directions, to effect
a cure. The proprietor can produce a thousand
certificates to those who wish to see them, but
does not think it necessary to display them, as
the medicine will recommend itself, if eiven a
ini. iry it once, ano satisfy yourseir.
Warranted perfectly VegeUble and harmless.
For sale by Shrere k Macy, White Cloud;
and by Dealers ererywhere. All orders must
be addressed to W. W. WARD, Mansion
House, Learenworth City, Kansas, General
Agent for Kansas, Nebraska, and the Western
Brace's New Terk Type-Fwii.ry,
HAS now on hand an immense stock of
Roman True. Faner Ttm.
Copperplate Script. German Type.
Music Type, Ornaments,
Chess and Checker Type, Borders,
Brass and Metal Rules, Leads,
Brass and Electro. Circles and Ellipses,
Labor Saving Rules, Corner Quads
Metal rnrniture, etc.
The types are all east by steam power from
the hard metal peculiar to this Foundry. The
unequalled rapidity lathe process of casting
enables me to sell these mere durable types at
the lowest prices of ordinary types, either for
. Presses, Wood Type, Iak, Cases, 8tlcks, etc.,
furnished at the mannfaetarer'a lowest nieM.
A specimen pamphlet of Fonts of Letter only,
and prices, mailed to nrintinff oScea.on th i.
ception of seven cents, to pre-pay the postage.
Printers of Newspapers who choose to publish
this advertisement, including this note, three l
umcaoeioreta istday or August, 1059, aad
forward me one of the nepers, will be allowed
tneir mils, at the time or waking a purchase
from me of fire times the amonatof my manu
factures. Address, OKOKOX BRUCE,
u 13, Chambers Street, Maw York.
jane S3, 1859 Jw.
.Hrtait ft) Farriers!
METROPOLIS FLOUR MttLS,
THE proprietors of these Mills are now rea
dv to rietirm tka nn pn af Whut )
JJjT wonld particularly l call the attention of
loaiaLrB to tae importance or tbresning,
cleaning and getting their wheat to market at
the earliest noaaiM ttau. ta arnirl rlamam I
ralnscomeon. Thresh row wheat at the same
nme orresping, if possible; briag It in, we will
tore it free of charge' till yoa wish to sell.
Yon will here find sale for all yoor wheat at
the highest market price, or yoa can exchange
it for flour on the most farorahle terms".
Gire US good, eleari tMt.'ind wa will !
the best flour erer offered in this market. I
Learenworth, June , I65t-lf
1 - .
What EVeryBody Wanti.
THE FAMILY DOCTOR:
Simple Remedies, Easily Obtained, for
me vare ui viscose in nil forms.
PROFESSOR HENRY S. TAYLOR, M. D.
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It Tells Yoti HoVlo attend upon the sick,
r """ " and how to eooirfbr them;
now to prepare unnks, poul
tices, 4e., and bow lb cnanl
against infection from Con
It Tells Yoa Of the various diseases of Chil
dren, and aires the best and
simplest mode of treatment
during Teething, Convnlsions
Vaccination, Measles, Whoo
It Teli. Yon The STSJDtoas of Croon. Choi
era Infantum, Cholic, Diar
rboja, Worms, Scald Head,
Ringworm , Chicken-pox, 4c,
and gives you tne best reme
dies for their core.
It Tells Yon The svmntoms of Ftrer and
Ague, and Bilieus. Yellow,
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