Household Tips from Wisconsin Folk

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For Garnish & Paint Removal: 1 gal denatured alcohol, 1 gal benzol 1 lb paraffin. Shave paraffin into benzol and let stand overnight. Add alcohol in morning. Make & use away from fire.

-- Found in Jennie Mae Halstead Colby's Cookbook, Adams County

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