Fair hands, fresh from the healthful contact of washing-soda, wave recognition to him from coupe or victoria.
A bit of washing-soda was laid over the drain-pipe, and a quantity of very hot water was poured into the sink to flush it.
A can of Babbitt's Potash of Lye may take the place of the washing-soda.
If a pot has been burned put a tablespoonful of washing-soda into it and fill it with water.
These were very simple affairs—merely a pad of cotton soaked in washing-soda and arranged to be tied over the mouth and nose.
The tin-lined are preferable, on account of being easily cleaned by means of a small birch-broom, washing-soda, and boiling water.