Insect in Ear
For insect in ear immediately place the person on the side and fill the ear with sweet oil. Remain in this position, and the insect will die. A discharge from the ear is always serious.
It shows there is an existing inflammation which will destroy the hearing. An ear specialist should be consulted.
Sick Room Hints
This section of the cookbook courtesy of the 1939 8th edition of the Willing Workers Cookbook.
Published at Sumneytown, PA by the Willing Workers Society. Folk remedies from almost 100 years ago.