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Issue: 042, 13/08/28 p. 669, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Entomology), Para 2
Category: Entomology Folklore Burial
Topic: Tomb Flies. [Legend of white flies issuing from the body of St. Narcis at Gerona during the war of the French with Pedro of Arragon. White flies also found during the building of the New Church at Lewes, upon a skeleton buried in a lead coffin for sixty years]
Person: ARRAGON, Pedro of NARCIS, St. TOMICH, Pere
Source: Pere Tomich, ff. 39 Monthly Magazine
Issue: 096, 26/08/29 p. 533-534
Heading: History of Panaceas and Nostrums. (Continued from page 521). Quicksilver and Tar-water
Category: Medicine History Of Medicine Health Illegal Practice Of Medicine
Topic: [Dr. Turner`s denunciation of the use of quicksilver, offset by accounts from its advocates. Bishop Berkeley`s recommendation of tar-water, at which the Athenaeum expresses wonderment]
Person: TURNER, Dr. DOVER, Dr. BRINDLEY BERKELEY, Bishop PRIOR REEVE POMPEY THE LITTLE HALES, Stephen
Source: Dover: Legacy Monthly Magazine Reeve: Cure for the Epidemical Madness of drinking Tar-water
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