Gunpowder was made from Women’s Urine (Pee) during the Civil War – Saltpeter or Potassium Nitrate One dedicated Southerner collected wagons full of women’s pee to make gunpowder for the Civil War.  On October 1, 1863, the women of Selma, …

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