My Grandmothers F: Sear Cloth

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My Grandmothers F: Sear Cloth

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My Granmother[s] F: [L]ear Cloth.

Rx 4 ounces of red lead, 1 ounce of white lead 3 ounces of
Boalalmenack. halfe a pint of Oyle Olieve. mix all these to
geather e [strikeout] seet it on the fier, e when it is half a nuf put
in one ounce of Oyle of Exeter so let it simer a while longer
then put in your Cloths, e have a bord reddy oyld to ly them
on then anoint your hands with oyle e Clap them smouth
while they are hot on both sides.

Contributor

Ochsner, Elizabeth
Le, Vincent

Source

Elizabeth Fairfax cookbook, Collection #C0202, Special Collections Research Center, George Mason University Libraries.

Publisher

George Mason University Libraries

Rights

Public domain. There are no known restrictions.

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