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System Number: 06848
Date: 20 October [1875?][1]
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: [none]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler W837
Document Type: ADS

Oct. 20th -

    Potage[2] à la Tortue -
      "Smelts" -
   Côtelettes de Mouton -
    Poulet- à la sauce blanche -
    Compote de Poires -
[butterfly signature]    -
    Omelette au fromage -

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1.  20 October [1875?]
Dated by comparison of writing and butterfly signature with other menus (see #06855).

2.  Potage
The menu, written in French, comprised soup 'à la Tortue', smelts (small fish), mutton cutlets, chicken in white sauce, stewed pears, cheese omelette.