Mix some soft soap with powdered starch, half as much salt, and the juice of a lemon ; apply on both sides with a brush, and lay it on the grass day and night, till the stain comes out.
Source: Valuable Receipts, J.M. PrescottFiled under Remedy | Tags: brush, grass, lemon, linen, mildew, prescott, salt, soap, soft soap, starch | Comment (0)
Equal parts of lemon juice, salt, powdered starch, and soft soap ; rub on thickly, and lay on the grass in the hot sun ; repeat this process two or three times a day.
Source: The Unrivalled Cook-Book and Housekeeper’s Guide, Mrs WashingtonFiled under Remedy | Tags: grass, lemon, lemon juice, mildew, mould, salt, soap, stain, stain removal, starch, sun, washington | Comment (0)