Memoranda: + This mark indicates that I camped alone at whatever date it is placed. To make Syrup Jake Water 1 pint Sugar 3 lbs. Alum 1 teaspoonfull take off all skum. and boil as desired. To improve taste of Sorgum Put about 3 spoonfulls of Peppermint essence in each common sized batch. To Cure Rheumatism Iodide of Ammonium 3 grs. or more every 4 hours.