Re: [Cz-L] Affordable maladies

From: Benjamin Grilj <>
Date: Wed, 29 Jan 2014 19:52:36 +0100
To: Miriam Taylor <>
Reply-To: Benjamin Grilj <>

Dear Mimi, Essigsaure-Ton-Erde is for desinfection and still available in Austria.
Best, Benjamin

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> Am 29.01.2014 um 18:52 schrieb Miriam Taylor <>:
> Since Hardy wrote about the words denoting various maladies
> used by "Bessere Menschen" and "Amchu" in Czernowitz.
> I would like to mention the home remedies used to cure some of them.
> To cure a stomach ache, the lid of a large pot was placed in the oven.
> When it was hot, the lid was wrapped in a towel and placed on the stomach
> of the affected person.
> To disinfect a wound, a Lily petal which had been sitting patiently in alcohol,
> was placed on the wound and the wound wrapped in a piece of "Schmatte"
> torn from an old shirt or sheet.
> To alleviate a sore throat, you drank hot milk mixed with butter and honey.
> To extract the puss from an infected wound, a piece of onion
> was placed on the cast iron stove, till it was cooked, then placed on the wound
> and bandaged with a clean "Schmatte".
> Does anyone remember "Essig saure Tohn-Erde"?
> I cannot remember what it was used for, but I liked the sound of the words.
> Mimi
>> On Jan 29, 2014, at 8:36 AM, HARDY BREIER wrote:
>> If a Bessere Mentsch had a : we had a :
>> Leistenbruch Kile
>> Migraene Kopweitig
>> Kolitis Boichgrimenisch Blutegel Piowkes
>> Ventuze Bankes
>> Ohrenrauschen Kopzhimzhen Rheumatismus Seitenstechen
>> Lumbago Krizhesweitig
>> Sepsis Blutfargifting
>> We couldnt afford otherwise-- much too costly; Hardy

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