This section is from the book "Spons' Mechanics' Own Book: A Manual For Handicraftsmen And Amateurs", by Edward Spon. Also available from Amazon: Spons' Mechanics' Own Book.
(3) Under exactly the same conditions use a compound consisting of 2 oz. tallow, 1/2 oz. powdered blacklead (graphite), 1/4 pint linseed oil, and enough lampblack to produce a creamy consistence.