Wasp Deterrent, Toothbrush Case, Pothole Filler, and Other Country Lore


Non-aerosol hairspray as wasp deterrent, a film canister repurposed into a toothbrush case, and scavenged asphalt used for pothole filler were some of the ideas readers submitted to the regular country lore feature. Originally published as "MOTHER'S DOWN-HOME COUNTRY LORE" in the March/April 1981 issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS.

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