Re:Bug repellent suggestions
Michael H. Lampkin (mlampkin@PRISM.GATECH.EDU)
Wed, 29 May 1991 09:26:52 LCL
Vicki and y'all,
Sorry to be so long in sending my suggestions.
The suggestion(s) of "Skin-So-Soft" is a very good one, as was the
suggestion by Glenn Waddell for B vitamins. Both solutions are very
In the 'skeeter country of south Mississippi and out in Houston, TX,
they always suggested that we buy repellents with the ingredient
"DEET" in them. This is supposed to be the most effective repellent
around. (Don't quote me on that, all you chemists.)
Of course, I personally don't use an insect repellent because I hope
to get so many bites that it covers the itching from my "hearty"
case of poison ivy that I always get. :-) :-)
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City