The providence of God is not dependent on patent nostrums; nor is He limited in His healing power to calomel or blue mass.
The blue mass is a mixture of the coloured substance with some sulphuric acid, sulphate of soda, and fats.
Above these rocks we look up the stony bed of the frantic river and meet the blue mass of a distant mountain.
Or he might put you on a diet of molasses seasoned to taste with blue mass and quinine and other attractive condiments.
In other cases I have used with advantage small doses of calomel or blue mass, followed, if necessary, by a gentle saline purge.
The ladies found the "blue mass" mills very much as Thatcher had previously delivered it to them, "a trifle rough and mannish."
With aqua ammonia, it yields the fulminating gold, which is a blue mass and very explosive.
After the war such medicines as castor oil, rhubarb, colomel and blue mass and salts were generally used.
Old mistress just give us some blue mass and castor oil and they didn't give you nothin' to take the taste out your mouth either.
Dey git herbs out de woods, blue mass and quinine and calomel.