[ An Approv d Receipt for Destroying Bugs ] Sarah Creighton Wilkins
Date: Received by the compiler sometime in 1816. | 1816/01/01 to 1816/01/01
Source: Manuscript Notebook of Sarah Creighton Wilkins
Institution: Nova Scotia Archives | Source Origin: MacDonald Family Fonds | Reference: MG 1 No. 1 / Microfilm Reel 10,618
A recipe for an insecticidal solution to be applied with a brush.
An approv d receipt for destroying Bugs
Dissolve half a dram of Corrosive
Sublimate in a quarter of an once of
Spirit of Salt & mix it with 1 quart of
Spirit of turpentine shake all together
& wash all the places where the
animals are suppos d to lodge.
with a Brush
Given By Mr Bell 1816 of Great Ormond St