Authors

Connaught Rooms

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Publisher

Dublin Institute of Technology

Description

The menu contains the text of the Grace said and details the toasts and presentations to be made. The toast to the King was proposed by the President of the Porchway Lodge W. Bro. William C. Harrison. The toast to the Ladies and Guests was proposed by W. Bro. Leonard Dobbs, Responses were made by Mrs. E. M. Cayless and Bro. Cecil C. Hill. The toast to the President (of the Porchway Lodge) was proposed by W. Bro. Alexander Newbery. There was a presentation to Mrs. Edna M. Harrison by W. Bro. R.J. Burroughs. Music during dinner and for dancing was provided by Tommy De Rosa and his Orchestra and Gordon Marsh and his Festival Cabaret with the Kembles

Publication Date

1951

City

London

Keywords

menus, England, dinner, culinary history, 20 century

Disciplines

Cultural History | Food and Beverage Management | History | Hospitality Administration and Management | Tourism and Travel

Comments

We gratefully acknowledge the fact that this menu was contributed to the collection by Mr. Daud Tahir, a collector based in London.

Email:drdaudtahir@hotmail.com.

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Menu for a Dinner for the Ladies Festival Organised by the Porchway Lodge no.4675 held in the Grand Hall of the Connaught Rooms on Wednesday, 10th. January, 1951

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