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Condition baldness Belief 1472. Goose dung massaged into the scalp was supposed to prevent baldness. Mr. Benson F. of Leslie gave me this. he said this is one he hasn’t tried.
Method Of Treatment applied - goose dung Date Collected 1960-1969
Region Of Collection Western South Place Collected Leslie, Arkansas
Informant Gender Male
Citation Parler, Mary Celestia and University of Arkansas Student Contributors. Folk Beliefs from Arkansas. 15 volumes. Fayetteville, Ark.: University of Arkansas, 1962. (Library Deposit Copy) Volume Number 3
Page Number 448
Folkmed Record Number 3_7251


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