Pine Tree Tar Cough Candy

First have one tablespoon oil of tar

dissolved in two tablespoons of alcohol.

Cook to a hard snap twenty pounds sugar (white), three quarts water,

three pounds glucose; pour out; scatter over (while cooling) twenty

drops of tar, two tablespoons oil of capsicum, three tablespoons oil of

wintergreen; work all well into the batch (do not pull this on the


Place before your heater on the table and spin it out in large round

sticks. Have some one to keep them rolling until cold. Cut into sticks

about three and one-half inches long. Wrap them in printed labels.

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