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How to use saleratus in a sentence

Thousands of wagon loads of pure saleratus and pearlash could be got here.
JOURNAL OF A TRIP TO CALIFORNIA BY THE OVERLAND ROUTE ACROSS THE PLAINS IN 1850-51E. S. (ELEAZER STILLMAN) INGALLS
I might also mention several other additions, which, like saleratus, it is becoming fashionable to make.
VEGETABLE DIET: AS SANCTIONED BY MEDICAL MEN, AND BY EXPERIENCE IN ALL AGESWILLIAM ANDRUS ALCOTT
Some housekeepers soak ripe peas over night, in water in which they have dissolved a little saleratus.
VEGETABLE DIET: AS SANCTIONED BY MEDICAL MEN, AND BY EXPERIENCE IN ALL AGESWILLIAM ANDRUS ALCOTT
The water, in many of the springs, is sufficiently strong to raise bread, equally as well as saleratus or yeast.
EARLY WESTERN TRAVELS 1748-1846, VOLUME XXXJOEL PALMER
Some trains were without fruit, and most of them depended upon saleratus for raising their bread.
OX-TEAM DAYS ON THE OREGON TRAILEZRA MEEKER
When it was thoroughly sour, I put in my saleratus, shortening and flour enough to make it stiff.
OLD RAIL FENCE CORNERSVARIOUS
Where saleratus is used, it should be thoroughly dissolved and strained.
THE NEW ENGLAND COOK BOOK, OR YOUNG HOUSEKEEPER'S GUIDEANONYMOUS
He was no shirk as a walker, but the hot saleratus dust and sand wore out his feet.
HOW MARCUS WHITMAN SAVED OREGONOLIVER W. NIXON
If ducks or any other fowls are slightly injured by being kept long, dip them in weak saleratus water before cooking them.
THE AMERICAN HOUSEWIFEANONYMOUS
A little saleratus boiled with them preserves their green color, and makes them more healthy.
THE AMERICAN HOUSEWIFEANONYMOUS

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