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Cologne Water (1833)

“One pint of alcohol, sixty drops of lavender, sixty drops of bergamot, sixty drops of essence of lemon, sixty drops of orange water. To be corked up, and well shaken. It is better for considerable age.”

The American Frugal Housewife, by Lydia Maria Child, 1833

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