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By Berton Braley.
iThe julip's in the frosted glass, .
A tipple most inviting;
iThe claret punch has lots of class,
The palate much delighting;
Some people love the luring fizz,
While"others say its tricky,
Declaring that the best drink is
About the soda fountain throng
The maid, the man, the mother,
And some for one soft drink are
And others for another;
For ice cream sodas some will
. siSh s
From Monday through to Mon
' ' day,
And some for pop, and some.will
Iced tea has many devotees
Who never will forsake it;"
And lemonade appears to please
The thirsty folk who take it;
But fill my glass up to the brink
With aqua pura. as you
The one unequaled summer drink
Gotham Fruit Juice.
Peel 12 lemons very thin,
squeeze juice over peel and let
stand for 2 hours. -Then add 2
cups of sugar, 1 cup of strawberry
sirup ; pare a ripe pineapple, shred
it finely and mix with 1 cup of
sugar. Then strain lemon juice
through a coarse sieve and then
pineapple. Mix altogether and
add 3 quarts or 12 cups of cold
water and serve with a piece of
fruit in each glass.
Blanche 3 dozen sweet al
monds ; pound them to a pulp and
boil them with 8 cups of milk,
adding a stick of vanilla. Then
sweeteh with 1 cup of sugar. Al
low this to cool and strain it
through a fine sieve and place on
ice. Serve it verv cold.
Two squares of chocolate, 1 cup
of sugar, 1 cup of water, 1 tea
spoon of vanilla, cracked ice, milk,
whipped cream. Grate the choco
late and mix it with sugar and
water. Put into a double boiler
and cook until it forms a thick,
sirup ; then remove from fire, put
in a teaspoon of vanilla extract
and set away to cool thoroughly.
When ready to serve, arrange
glasses half full of cracked ice.
Put 2 tablespoons of the sirup in
to each glass, fill it up with milk
and shake well. Serve with a top
ping of whipped cream.
Dr. Carlos McDonald swears
that Harry Thaw has .exagger
ated ego. Keep that Thaw person
locked up. There's so many of
those egos at large that a fellow
can't keep his politics on straight.