practicalamericancooker-hall1856-wounds

Source: Practical American Cookery and Domestic Economy, E. Hall, 1856.

This one is so close, it’s painful. If only Elizabeth had kept the wine and ditched the sugar…sigh. Interestingly, the use of wine as an antiseptic had already been discovered, but obviously not well known.

 

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