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To: labette

Did a quick search, and it wasn't Jimsonweed, it was White Snakeroot. Abraham Lincoln's mother died from milk tainted with it. Sounds like laws were passed about fencing cattle in as a result, since they got into it running free range, it grew in forested areas.


28 posted on 12/10/2006 4:42:09 PM PST by RegulatorCountry
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To: RegulatorCountry; muawiyah

Thanks for the info!


29 posted on 12/10/2006 4:45:38 PM PST by labette (Give love to many and trust to few. Always paddle your own canoe.)
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