unsized paper dipped into it and dried forms the turmeric test-paper of the chemist.
The demand for writing-paper is exceedingly small compared with the almost unlimited demand for unsized paper for printers.
Then mix the two parts together, and draw slips of unsized paper, free from alkali, such as fine filtering paper.
I have seen some that were as good as, and even better than, impressions made at the same time on unsized paper.
With the exception of the aquatint processes, good printing can be done with dry but unsized paper.
In the case of entirely clean, unsized paper, water alone is sufficient.
unsized paper is the best for producing starch edges because it quickly absorbs the moisture of the starch and color.
The color will sometimes enter into unsized or wood paper notwithstanding heavy pressure.
But unsized paper was only about half the price of sized, and the inducement to use it was great.
The unsized paper was dampened with difficulty, it greedily sucked up water, and when fully wet became flabby and unmanageable.