A prooued way how to take out oylie spots out of cloth.

Take of the oyle of Tartar so much as will couer your other staynes, and put it thereon, and straight way take it off againe, and wash it then well with faire warme water. Then take cold water also and wash it 3 or foure times ouer, after that, in changing it still with new water, this done, you shal see it will be as faire as the rest, and as it was before.

Citation Type  Cleaning Recipe
Citation Year 1602