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I remember back in the dim & distant past that I had a Hillman Imp that blew head gaskets regularly - a problem for which they were well - and deservedly - renowned.
On one of the many blown head gasket occasions, it being a Saturday and out of reach of a suitable replacement, the blown gasket was replaced with Cornflake packets, using the dead gasket as a template, combined with copious amounts of Hermetite Red.
It lasted for 2 weeks, which was about on a par with the more conventional head gaskets I'd used...