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Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

½ Wineglass Port Wine.
6 dashes Jamaica Ginger.

Fill up with Brandy; stir gently and serve with little Nutmeg on top.

Champagne Sour

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Fill medium Bar glass ⅓ full Shaved Ice.
3 dashes Lemon Juice.
Fill up with Champagne.

Stir gently; dress with Fruit and Berries; dash with Brandy and serve with Straws.

Garden Punch

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

(2½ gallon mixture for a party of 50)

Place a good size block of Ice in a large Punch bowl.
4 jiggers Lemon Juice.
1½ lbs. Bar Sugar.
2 jiggers Orange Juice.
1½ jiggers green Chartreuse.
1 quart Brandy.
6 Quarts Tokay or Sweet Catawba Wine.
2 quarts Claret Wine.

Stir well; ladle into Stem glasses, and decorate each glass with Fruit before serving.

Brandy Scaffa

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Into a small Wineglass pour:
Green Chartreuse.
Old Brandy.

In equal proportion to fill the glass, using care as in preparing Crustas, not to allow the colors to blend.

Country Club Punch

Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

Take 1½ lbs. of Cut Loaf Sugar and rub the lumps on the skins of 4 Lemons and 2 Oranges until the Sugar becomes well saturated with the oil from the skins. Then put the Sugar thus prepared into a large porcelain-lined or agate Mixing vessel, and add:
12 Oranges, sliced.
1 Pineapple, sliced.
1 box Strawberries.
2 bottles (quarts) Apollinaris Water.

Stir thoroughly with oak paddle or large silver ladle, and add:
1 jigger Benedictine.
1 jigger Red Curacoa.
1 jigger Maraschino.
½ jigger Jamaica Rum.
1 quart Brandy.
4 quarts Tokay or Sweet Catawba Wine.
2 quarts Madeira Wine.
4 quarts Chateau Margaux.

Mix well with oak paddle or ladle and strain into another bowl in which has been placed a block of clear ice. Then pour in 6 quarts Champagne. Decorate the Ice with Fruits, Berries, etc. Serve in Punch cups or glasses, dressing each glass with Fruit and Berries from the bowl.