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To Mix White-wash


  • 1 peck of unslaked lime
  • 2 pounds of whiting
  • 1/2 pint of salt
  • 1/2 ounce of Prussian blue, finely powdered


Pour a kettle of boiling water on the lime, put in the whiting and salt, when all are mixed together, put in the Prussian blue, add water to make it a proper thickness to put on a wall.


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