Take of rosin ........................................ 2 lbs.

beeswax ..................................... 2 1/2 oz.

mutton tallow ............................. 2 1/2 oz.

camphor ..................................... 1 oz.

brandy ........................................ 1 gill.

oil of hemlock ............................ 1/2 oz.

The beeswax and tallow to be put in first, then the rosin; melt over a slow fire, stirring them till melted; then add the camphor; after it is dissolved, add the brandy gradually, then turn it into cold water, and work it until it will remain on the top of the water. This is a valuable application for pain in the side, back, etc., rheumatism, or weakness in any part of the system where it can be applied. It may also be applied to ulcers, wounds, etc, as a salve. It may be used also to confine the edges of deep or large wounds, and thus enable them to heal with greater facility.