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Saint Brigid’s Home on Grande Allée was founded in 1856. This photo of the building on Grande Allée (corner of Rue de Salaberry) was taken in 1930. The current residence on Chemin Saint-Louis in Sillery opened in 1973.

December 4, 1820 – The Quebec Gazette
Cure For Tooth Ache

To a table spoonful of any kind of spirits, add the same quantity of sharp vinegar, and a tea spoonful of common table salt – mix well together; hold the liquid in the mouth that it can enter the cavity or hollow in the tooth; it will give almost instantaneous relief, without any pain.