Original pinner said: My son's doctor told me about this 37 years ago. Use Vicks Vapor Rub and socks. Even the worst cough can be stopped within 5-15 minutes, and the relief lasts hours. Just apply the vapor rub generously to the bottom of your (or child's) feet, and cover with socks. Works 100% of the time, and has been proven to work better than prescription drugs!
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Wish I could have done this. If kids are grown, still a great idea for grandkids..... Better yet - instead of cash, use savings bonds, they will grow in value and be worth their face value when graduation comes!