Quotation by State of Utah

[T]he asphaltum contains an exactly requisite amount of sulphides for production of rubber tires. This brown material also contains "ichthyol," a medicinal preparation used externally, in Webster's clarifying phrase, "as an alterant and discutient."
State of Utah, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943). Utah: A Guide to the State (The WPA Guide to Utah), p. 124, in "Mining," Hastings House (1941).

Of a material found near the Great Salt Lake.
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