[ To put into boots to prevent visitors [pesticide] ] Sarah Creighton Wilkins
Date: Late 18th or early 19th century; exact date unknown.
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
The heading, "To put into Boots, to prevent visitors," suggests that this recipe is for a pesticide.