Kris

Saint Petersburg, FL

#1 Aug 27, 2008
I was wondering if anyone knows where I can find Hardy's Salve? It used to be made by a man who lived in Cornish Flat, NH many, many years ago. I believe he made it in his cellar. I still have 1/3 of a stick left in it's original orange box. It's a wonderful substance but I've not been able to locate anyone who knows anything about it. If anyone has info on this, please respond to: grimmyrepr@yahoo.com
Beth

Portsmouth, NH

#2 Jan 4, 2009
If anyone knows let me know as well please oh man this stuff was amazing!!!!! I can't find it any more either and I lived just across the river from where it was made.
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Jen

Saint Albans, VT

#3 Apr 1, 2009
Hardy's salve was a stand by when we were kids..we all ran barefoot and constantly had slivers!

Now I use ichmathol....a drawing ointment that we get from the vet to draw abcesses from horses hooves.

Hasn't killed me yet!
Mark_ NH

United States

#4 May 5, 2011
My father, when he was a boy during the depression, slit his knee to the bone with an axe. My grandparents applied a poultice with Hardy slave. He was bed lain and fevered, but pulled through without getting gangrene. I don't credit the salve with his salvation as some old-timers would--he was lucky in the way most poor people weren't. There's a reason why it's not commonly used. It's not an antibiotic. Medicine has markedly improved since Hardy's invention in 1834. Put it in a curiosity museum next to bloodletting and leaches.
Sherry

Lebanon, OH

#5 Aug 4, 2011
http://herbs.lovetoknow.com/Black_Drawing_Sal... SIMILAR... I remember what you are talking about my grandpa had it in a stick in a box and it kind of looked like candle wax...
Joan

New Bern, NC

#6 Sep 22, 2012
I would also love to find this stuff. We grew up with it and it drew out slivers, drained boils. Loved it. I can't find it anywhere.
Linda

Stoddard, NH

#7 Mar 9, 2014
I have 3 tubes wrapped in paper that says Hard's genuine adhesive salve
is that what your looking for
julie

Bronx, NY

#8 May 8, 2014
Linda that is exactly what we are looking for!!
Rich

Braintree, MA

#10 Oct 2, 2014
Linda wrote:
I have 3 tubes wrapped in paper that says Hard's genuine adhesive salve
is that what your looking for
Linda,
If you are interested in selling those, please let me know.

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