Peanut Oil in France

1918 Scientific American  
only a temporary annoyance and it wlll adjust itself after being in use -a short time. Leather belts that have become saturated with oil may be restored by a surface washing of ammonia, naphtha or gasoline. A belt dressing that is good for leather belts is not good for rubber or fabric belts.
doi:10.1038/scientificamerican02161918-112bsupp fatcat:k3zdu4glqngblhmeobybhpg4jy