Ingredient: sodium carbonateAlso Known As: washing soda, soda crystals, soda ash What it is: Additive
Ingredient: tartaric acidWhat it is: Additive
Ingredient: loaf sugarAlso Known As: sugarloaf What it is: Additive
Ingredient: lemon essenceWhat it is: Additive
Eight ounces of carbonate of soda, six ounces of tartaric acid, two pounds of loaf-sugar (finely powdered), three drachms of essence of lemon. Let the powders be very dry. Mix them intimately, and keep them for use in a wide-mouthed bottle, closely corked. Put two good-sized teaspoonfuls into a tumbler; pour in half a pint of cold water, stir briskly, and drink off.