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Online KiwiGF

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Re: What Do You Use On Your Boots ?
« Reply #15 on: 21.11. 2016 04:24 »
"..........And saddlesoap well tried and tested have used that before on leather suits and jackets  but will have to Google Crisco  *smiley4* not heard of it here. and not seen an Elephant round these parts for donkeys years  so may need to look that up too.


I'm pretty sure no elephants get harmed in the making of "Elephant Fat".  >:D
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Re: What Do You Use On Your Boots ?
« Reply #16 on: 21.11. 2016 09:41 »
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Crisco is an American product; it's a vegetable fat for cooking. I've read that it is used as a, (mens) sexual lubricant as well,

obvious benefits over Cherry Blossom then. which is what we used in the early sixties on our winkle pickers come Beatles boots

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Re: What Do You Use On Your Boots ?
« Reply #17 on: 21.11. 2016 09:59 »
 *grins* Don't mind rubbing a bit of Elephant fat on it Bill but Noooooo Wayyyyy am I rubbing Cherry Blossom on my winkle picker !  *eek*
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Re: What Do You Use On Your Boots ?
« Reply #18 on: 21.11. 2016 11:22 »
*grins* Don't mind rubbing a bit of Elephant fat on it Bill but Noooooo Wayyyyy am I rubbing Cherry Blossom on my winkle picker !  *eek*

What about a nice big knob of Crisco?