T. F. Leech
1884 Journal of the American Medical Association  
and surrounding cuticle, giving the parts a beautiful polish. It assists in relieving by its astringent action the ragged and attenuated skin at the base of the nails, or what are known as agnails, that are so often ob¬ served from neglecting these important appendages.
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