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Deronda Cocktail

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Fill large Bar glass with Shaved Ice.

1½ jiggers Calisaya.
1½ jiggers Plymouth Gin.

Shake; strain into Cocktail glass and serve.

Horse Thief Cocktail

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Fill a large Mixing glass with Lump Ice.
2 dashes green Absinthe.
½ pony Italian Vermouth.
1 jigger Sir Robert Burnette’s Old Tom Gin.

Stir well and serve in a Cocktail glass.

Whiskey Scotch Hot

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

1 lump Sugar dissolved in Hot Whiskey glass.
1 jigger Scotch Whiskey.

Fill up with Hot Water.
1 slice Lemon Peel.

Stir and serve with Nutmeg sprinkled on top.

Admiral Schley High Ball

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Drop a piece of Ice into a High Ball glass.

1 teaspoonful Pineapple Syrup.
1 teaspoonful Lemon Juice.
⅔ jigger Irish Whiskey.
⅔ jigger Tokay, Angelica or Sweet Catawba Wine.

Fill up with Apollinaris or Seltzer.

Brandy Shrub

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

(2-Gallon Mixture For 40 People)

Into a Punch bowl put the Peeled Rinds of 5 Lemons and the Juice of 12 Lemons and add 5 quarts of Brandy. Make the bowl airtight and set it aside. At the expiration of 6 days add 3 quarts of Sherry wine and 6 pounds of Loaf Sugar, which has been dissolved in 1 quart of plain Soda. Strain through a bag and bottle.