I

Beef-Marrow Pomade.— Vaseline oil, yellow ........20,000 parts

Ceresine, yellow 3,000 parts Beef marrow .. 2,000 parts Saffron substitute ........          15 parts

Lemon oil.....         50 parts

Bergamot oil. . .         20 parts

Clove oil......           5 parts

Lavender oil...         10 parts

II

China Pomade.— Vaseline oil, yellow..... 20,000 parts

Ceresine, yellow ........ 5,000 parts

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Brilliant,

brown......         12 parts

Peru balsam...         50 parts

Lemon oil.....           5 parts

Bergamot oil..           5 parts

Clove oil......           5 parts

Lavender oil..           5 parts

III

Crystalline Honey Pomade.— Nut oil, 125 drachms; spermaceti, 15 drachms; gamboge, 2 drachms; vervain oil, 10 drops; cinnamon oil, 20 drops; bergamot oil, 30 drops; rose oil, 3 drops. The spermaceti is melted in the nut oil on a water bath and digested with the gamboge for 20 minutes; it is next strained, scented, and poured into cans which are standing in water. The cooling must take place very slowly. Instead of gamboge, butter color may be used. Any desired scent mixture may be employed.

IV

Herb Pomade. — Vaseline oil, yellow........20,000 parts

Ceresine, yellow   5,000 parts

Chlorophyll...         20 parts

Lemon oil.....         50 parts

Clove oil......         20 parts

Geranium oil, African.....         12 parts

Curled mint oil.          4 parts

V

Rose Pomade.— Vaseline oil,

white....... 20,000 parts

Ceresine, white 5,000 parts

Alkannin.....         15 parts

Geranium oil,

African.....         50 parts

Palmarosa oil.         30 parts

Lemon oil....         20 parts

VI

Strawberry Pomade.—When the strawberry season is on, and berries are plenty and cheap, the following is timely: Strawberries, ripe

and fresh...... 4 parts

Lard, sweet and

fresh.......... 25 parts

Tallow, fresh..... 5 parts Alkanet tincture, quantity sufficient. Essential oil, quantity sufficient to perfume. Melt lard and tallow together on the water bath at the temperature of boiling water. Have the strawberries arranged on a straining cloth. Add the alkanet tincture to the melted grease, stir in, and then pour the mixture over the berries. Stir the strained fats until the mass begins to set, then add the perfume and stir in. A little artificial essence of strawberries may be added. The odor usually employed is rose, about 1 drop to every 2 pounds.

VII

Stick Pomade.—

Tallow.........   500 parts

Ceresine........   150 parts

Wax, yellow.....     50 parts

Rosin, light......   200 parts

Pa raffine oil (thick)........   300 parts

Oil of cassia.....       5 parts

Oil of bergamot. .       5 parts

Oil of clove......       2 parts

VIII

Vaseline Pomade.—Melt 250 parts of freshly rendered lard and 25 parts of white wax at moderate heat and mix well with 200 parts of vaseline. Add 15 parts of bergamot oil, 3 parts of lavender oil, 2 parts of geranium oil, and 2 parts of lemon oil, mixing well.

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Witch-Hazel Jelly.—

Oil of sweet almonds........ 256 parts

Extract of witch-hazel fluid..... 10 parts

Glycerine....... 32 parts

Soft soap........ 20 parts

Tincture of musk, quantity sufficient to perfume.

Mix in a large mortar the glycerine and soft soap and stir until incorporated. Add and rub in the witch-hazel, and then add the oil, slowly, letting it fall in a very thin, small stream, under constant agitation; add the perfume, keeping up the agitation until complete incorporation is attained. Ten drops of musk to a quart of jelly is sufficient. Any other perfume may be used.