I

Beeswax............     7 parts

Purified rosin.......   12 parts

Turpentine.........     3 parts

Rape oil............     1 part

Venice turpentine___     2.5 parts

Zinc white..........     2.5 parts

Color yellow with turmeric.

II

Japan wax......... ..     1     part

Yellow wax.........     3     parts

Rosin..............     8     parts

Turpentine.........     4     parts

Hard paraffine......     1     part

Suet...............     3     parts

Venice turpentine....     6     parts

Harness Wax

Oil of turpentine..... 90 parts

Wax, yellow......... 9 parts

Prussian blue........ 1. part

Indigo.............. 0.5 parts

Bone black.......... 5 parts

Dissolve the wax in the oil by aid of a low heat, on a water bath. Mix the remaining ingredients, which must be well powdered, and work up with a portion of the solution of wax. Finally, add the mixture to the solution, and mix thoroughly on the bath. When a homogeneous liquid is obtained, pour into earthen boxes.

Modeling Wax

I. — Yellow wax, 1,000 parts; Venice turpentine, 130 parts; lard, 65 parts; bole, 725 parts. The mixture when still liquid is poured into tepid water and kneaded until a plastic mass is obtained.

II

Summer Modeling Wax.—White wax, 20 parts; ordinary turpentine, 4 parts; sesame oil, 1 part; vermilion, 2 parts.

III

Winter Modeling Wax.—White wax, 20 parts; ordinary turpentine, 6 parts; sesame oil, 2 parts; vermilion, 2 parts. Preparation same as for Formula I.