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Resin 1 pound

Burgundy Pitch 1 ounce

Beeswax 1 ounce

Mutton Tallow 1 ounce

Oil of Hemlock 2 drams

Balsam Fir 2 drams

Oil Origanum 2 drams

Oil of Red Cedar 2 drams

Venice Turpentine, 2 drams

Oil Wormwood 1/2 dram

Copper Acetate 2 drams

Melt the first articles together, and add the oils; having rubbed up the

copper acetate with a little oil, put it in with the other articles,

stirring well; then put into cold water and work until cold enough to


The above amount, over thirty-six ounces, would cost about 50 cents.