The chief aromatic barks comprise the cinnamon, cassia lignea, cascarilla, and canella alba.
Take of Peruvian bark, six drachms; cascarilla bark, two drachms.
By moistening ordinary cigars with a strong tincture of cascarilla, to which a little gum benzoin and storax may be added.
By simply inserting very small shreds of cascarilla bark between the leaves of the cigar or in small slits made for the purpose.
During the day she plasters her delicate skin with 'cascarilla:' a chalky composition of powdered egg-shell and rum.
Many persons very much object to the aroma of benzoin, while they greatly admire the fumes of cascarilla.
cascarilla bark is good to smoke, to prevent the effects of malaria, and in sick rooms to correct bad effluvia.
Much better than plain water he considers water to which some light bitter has been added, such as cascarilla.
Tobacco and cascarilla bark also flourish; and cotton is indigenous and was woven into cloth by the aborigines.