(for fever and cough)
1 pint soft or rain water
Small amount pulverized licorice root
1 ounce unbruised flaxseed
Boil the water, then pour over flaxseed and licorice root. Place the container near, but not on, the fire for several hours.
Strain through a double layer of cheesecloth. Make this fresh every day. This is an excellent drink for fever accompanied by a cough.