Eat freely of raw table salt, or take a teaspoonful three or four times a day of equal parts of powdered loaf sugar and rosin, or boil an ounce of dried yellow dock root in a pint of milk.
Boil from five to fifteen minutes, or until the starch is perfectly clear.
Put it in water in a covered vessel and boil gently till you find, on putting some in a spoon to cool, the liquid has become a jelly.
Recipe: Take two ounces of slippery elm bark and put into three quarts of warm water and let it stand four hours; strain and add eight pounds of white sugar; boil four minutes; then add one pound of bee honey while hot.
Put a dessertspoonful of ground coffee into a pint of milk; boil a quarter of an hour, with a shaving or two of isinglass; let it stand ten minutes, and then pour off.
One pint beefs gall, two pounds common bar soap cut fine, one quart boiling soft water; boil slowly, stirring occasionally until well mixed.
Shave the soap fine, add the water, boil until the soap is dissolved, then add the saltpetre, stirring until dissolved.
Mix them well, boilfor a few minutes, stirring constantly, and pass through a flannel strainer.
Make a paste of two tablespoons best starch and cold water; when smooth stir in a pint of perfectly clear coffee, boiling hot; boil five or ten minutes.
Bring to a boil one pound of sal soda, half a pound of unslaked lime, a small lump of borax, and five quarts of water.
Thus encouraged, Mr. Appel declared that he wished he would not fry the ham to chips and boil the "daylights" out of the coffee.
Boil up, add a tablespoonful of tomato catsup and a glass of claret, then take from the fire.
Wallie could not deny it and subsided meekly, putting a ham on to boil with a cabbage while Rufus smoked until he was ready to assist him.
After all, why was it a sin to boil water in a saucepan and no sin to boil it in a kettle.
We would pause for half an hour and boil our little kettle, and have some tea and cake, and then go on again till quite late, getting well scolded when we reached home at last dead-tired and as black as little chimney-sweeps.
This continued for a little over three hours, when the spring began to boilnear the centre.
The water is in constant agitation; sometimes it will boil up so violently as to throw the entire mass up four feet, and then it will die down so as to boil like a caldron.
The water rises gradually, commencing to boil when about half way to the surface, and occasionally breaking forth in great violence.
The caldron begins to boil over; a great flame arises, which streams up the chimney.
Radcliffe told me that it was the Ambassador's confectioner set the house on fire by boiling sugar, and going down and letting it boil over.