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Logwood dyes lilac, or pink; to turn red hackles brown, boil them in copperas.The Teesdale Angler|R Lakeland
Can we then use "red liquor" (acetate of alumina), acetate of iron, copperas, etc.?The Chemistry of Hat Manufacturing|Watson Smith
We're goin' up to Copperas Creek and there ain't a thing in that.Mitch Miller|Edgar Lee Masters
Put the wool into this for 1/2 hour; then return it into the alum and copperas for 10 to 15 minutes.Vegetable Dyes|Ethel M. Mairet
They next tried alum and copperas; but the great secret still escaped them.Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions|Charles Mackay