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The madstone treatment for rabies was once popular in many parts of the United States and is still well known in the Ozarks. The madstones I have seen are porous and resemble some sort of volcanic ash, but the natives all claim that they were taken from the entrails of deer. 577 more words

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Tying off Chills

“Here is another way to cure chills : take a piece of silk thread, tie a knot for each chill that the patient has had, and bury the string under the drip from the roof of a barn. 191 more words

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Monthly Vigil ~ July

There’s another opportunity for remote healing coming up on Saturday the 26th. This is my 4th Saturday Vigil session intended for more serious needs. I can only take 7 requests as these tend to take much more time and energy. 32 more words

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Finnish Origin of the Elk

Where was the elk born-the son of Rock reared ?

There was the elk born-the son of Rock reared

On the surface of a windy marsh, 41 more words

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Types of Magick

Defining types of magic is just as complicated as defining magic itself. In common usage, magic evokes some sort of change in the physical world through non-scientific means. 508 more words

Types Of Magick