291,812. Dean, F. C., and Swift, O.P. Dec. 8, 1926. Paints, removing.-A composition for removing paint or varnish is composed of a mixture of pure benzol and crude benzol or coal tar, naphtha, methylated spirit and wax. Preferred proportions are specified and include paraffin and ceresin waxes. The Provisional Specification describes also a paint removing composition comprising coal tar, naphtha, or crude benzol and methylated spirit.