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Lignite


Lignite is a beautiful stone that resembles glass. It was superstitiously supposed to protect children from witchcraft when hung about the neck; and, it stopped nosebleeds when bound to the forehead. Also, it restores loss of senses, and aides in foretelling future events. A.G.H.


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