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  Although you may not realize it, simple table salt has a great number of uses other than simply seasoning your food.  The following list will give you sixty uses of salt, many of which you probably didn't realize: 1.  Soak stained hankies in salt water before washing. 2.  Sprinkle salt on your shelves to keep ants away. 3.  Soak fish in saltwater before descaling;  the scales will come off easier. 4.  Put a few grains of rice in your  salt shaker for easier pouring. 5.  Add salt to green salads to prevent wilting. 6.  Test the freshness of eggs in a cup of saltwater;  fresh eggs sink;  bad ones float. 7.  Add a little salt to your boiling water when cooking eggs;  a cracked egg will stay in its shell this way. 8.  A tiny pinch of salt with egg whites makes them beat up fluffier. 9.  Soak wrinkled apples in a mildly salted water solution to perk them up. 10.  Rub salt on your pancake griddle and your  flapjacks won't stick. 11.  Soak toothbrushes in salt water before you first