15 Revolting Hangover Cures From History
Ancient Greece: Boiled cabbage.
Ancient Rome: Raw owl's eggs and fried canary.
Ancient Egypt: Put a spell on some beer.
Assyrians: Ground up swallow beak.
Middle ages: Raw eel.
1600s: Goddard's Drops.
1600s: Juice of Tree Ivy squirted up the nostrils.
1824: Vinegar around the temples.
A helpful hangover cure, from The Medical Adviser - pour vinegar down the afflicted's throat, and rub it in the temples too. If this didn't work, then a bucket of water over the head.
1853: D.R. Harris Pick Me Up Tonic.
1878: Prairie Oyster.
1881: Peppermint water.
1938: Coca-Cola and milk.
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