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USS Rochester 1931 Christmas Dinner


Christmas Menu 1931. 'It's Christmastide. Let's clean the slate Of every old-year grudge or hate. Let's pin a sprightly sprig of holly Upon dull care and melancholy. Let's reach out friendly hands and grip Each other in Warm comradeship.' U.S.S. Rochester, Balboa, Canal Zone, Captain L.P. Treadwell, U.S. Navy, Commanding.
Description: Christmas Menu 1931. 'It's Christmastide. Let's clean the slate Of every old-year grudge or hate. Let's pin a sprightly sprig of holly Upon dull care and melancholy. Let's reach out friendly hands and grip Each other in Warm comradeship.' U.S.S. Rochester, Balboa, Canal Zone, Captain L.P. Treadwell, U.S. Navy, Commanding.


Christmas Day Menu - Oyster Cocktail, Celery Hearts, Ripe Olives, Sweet Pickles, Puree of Tomato Soup, Bishop's Petite Wafers, Roast Stuffed Turkey, Cranberry Sauce, Giblet Gravy, Mashed Potatoes, Buttered Squash, Asparagus Tips, Stuffed Tomato Salad, Russian Dressing, Plum Pudding, Hard Sauce, Home-Made Fruit Cake, Hot Apple Pie, Chilled Oranges, Apples, Mixed Nuts, Assorted Candies, Cigars, Cigarettes, Finger Rolls, Butter, Coffee,  N.L. Carleton, Chief Commissary Steward, U.S.N..
Description: Christmas Day Menu - Oyster Cocktail, Celery Hearts, Ripe Olives, Sweet Pickles, Puree of Tomato Soup, Bishop's Petite Wafers, Roast Stuffed Turkey, Cranberry Sauce, Giblet Gravy, Mashed Potatoes, Buttered Squash, Asparagus Tips, Stuffed Tomato Salad, Russian Dressing, Plum Pudding, Hard Sauce, Home-Made Fruit Cake, Hot Apple Pie, Chilled Oranges, Apples, Mixed Nuts, Assorted Candies, Cigars, Cigarettes, Finger Rolls, Butter, Coffee, N.L. Carleton, Chief Commissary Steward, U.S.N..

Published: Tue Nov 17 11:19:19 EST 2015