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3 - A Ball To Take Out Stains From Linnen

This is an excerpt from Delights for Ladies
(England, 1609)
The original source can be found at Kirrily Robert's website

3 - A ball to take out stains from linnen. Take foure ounces of white hard Sope: beat it in a mortar with two small Lemmons sliced, and as much roch Allome as an hasell nut: roule it up in a ball: rub the staine therewith, and after, fetch it out with warm water, if need be.


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