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System Number: 06772
Date: 29 June 1883
Author: The Bachelor's Club[1]
Place: [London]
Recipient: JW
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler W766
Document Type: PD



[Crest with phoenix:]B. C.

BACHELOR'S CLUB.

FRIDAY, JUNE 29.

[p. 2]

      DINER POUR RIRE:
AN "ARRANGEMENT" IN STRANGE DISHES.
           ———————
       SOUPE BONNE FEMME.
           ———————
      CAILLES AU NATUREL.
           ———————
       ŒUFS EN CHEMISE.
POMMES DE TERRE ROBE DE CHAMBRE.
           ———————
    SAUMON À L'ECOSSAISE.
           ———————
  SUPRÊME DE VOLAILLE À L'ARTIC.
           ———————
     GIBIER EN PAPILLOTTE.
           ———————
      SALADE DEMI-DEUIL.
           ———————
     TRUFFES EN SURPRISE.


[p. 3]

   DINER DU VENDREDI LE 29 JUIN, 1883.
             ———————
      CONSOMMÉ À LA D'ARTAGNAN.
             ———————
   FILETS DE SOLES À LA PARISIENNE.
      BLANCHAILLES AU NATUREL.
             ———————
   PETITES CROUSTADES À LA MAINTENON.
  CÔTELETTES D'AGNEAU AUX CONCOMBRES.
             ———————
       FILET DE BOEUF ALBUFÉRA.
LES HARICOTS VERTS ET POMMES DE TERRE NOUVELLES.
             ———————
         DINDONNEAUX RÔTIE.
  SALADE.   LES PETITES POIS AU BEURRE.
             ———————
  TIMBALES DE TRUITES À LA ROMANOFF.
     BOMBE GLACÉ À LA VICTORIA.
      CANAPÉS À L'AMERICAINE.



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Translation:

DINNER FOR LAUGHTER:
AN "ARRANGEMENT" IN STRANGE DISHES.
           ———————
       GOOD HOUSEWIFE'S SOUP.
           ———————
      QUAILS AU NATUREL.
           ———————
       EGGS IN SHIRT SLEEVES.
POTATOES IN A DRESSING GOWN.
           ———————
    SCOTCH SALMON.
           ———————
  CREAMED CHICKEN WITH ARTICHOKES.
           ———————
     GAME IN CURLPAPERS.
           ———————
      SALAD IN HALF-MOURNING.
           ———————
     TRUFFLES SURPRISE.


[p. 3]

   DINNER OF FRIDAY 29 JUNE, 1883.
             ———————
      CONSOMMÉ À LA D'ARTAGNAN.
             ———————
   FILLETS OF SOLE IN THE PARISIAN MANNER.
      WHITEBAIT AU NATUREL.
             ———————
   LITTLE TARTS À LA MAINTENON.
  LAMB CUTLETS WITH CUCUMBERS.
             ———————
    FILLET OF BEEF ALBUFÉRA.
GREEN BEANS AND NEW POTATOES.
             ———————
     ROAST TURKEY.
  SALAD.   PEAS IN BUTTER.
             ———————
  TIMBALES OF TROUT À LA ROMANOFF.
     ICE CREAM VICTORIA.
   CANAPÉS À L'AMERICAINE.


Notes:

1.  The Bachelor's Club
A private men's club.