MS City of New York Farewell Dinner Menu - 1 September 1937

Front Cover of a Vintage Farewell Dinner Menu from Wednesday, 1 September 1937 on board the MS City of New York of the American South-African Line

Front Cover of a Vintage Farewell Dinner Menu from Wednesday, 1 September 1937 on board the MS City of New York of the American South-African Line featured Filet Seventy Fours, Andaluse - Parisienne Potatoes, Frogs Legs Princesse, and Plum Pudding, Hard and Fruit Sauce for dessert. GGA Image ID # 171373d30b

En Route New York
Aboard M.S. City of New York
At Sea

List of Officers

  • Commander: Lt. Cmdr. C. W. Schmidt, U.S.N.R.
  • Chief Officer: John F. Doyle       
  • Chief Engineer: G. A. Lonnquist
  • Surgeon: Dr. W. B. Coaldey
  • Purser: Louis Fladger
  • Chief Steward: H. G. Laycock

Diner d’Adieu Menu Items

APPETIZERS

  • Caviar Canape  
  • Avocado Cocktail        
  • Olives Bordelaise
  • Pearl Onions     
  • Salted Almonds 
  • Sweet Relishes

SOUPS

  • Potage Longchamps    
  • Consomme Printanière

FISH

  • Filet Seventy Fours, Andaluse - Parisienne Potatoes

ENTREES

  • Frogs Legs Princesse  
  • Lobster Cardinal
  • French Pancakes

GRILL

  • Roast Prime Ribs of Beef au Jus
  • Stuffed Spring Chicken, Glace

VEGETABLES

  • Asparagus, Vinaigrette
  • Fresh Green Peas

POTATOES

  • Steamed, Whipped or Candied Sweet Potatoes

SALADS

  • Waldorf   
  • Combination

DESSERTS

  • Plum Pudding, Hard and Fruit Sauce
  • Green Apple Pie
  • Petit Fours        
  • Ice Cream         
  • French Pastry
  • Canton Ginger  
  • Golden Dates
  • Fresh Fruit in Season  
  • After Dinner Mints

COFFEE

Cafe Noir

List of Officers and Menus Selections, Farewell Dinner Menu, PLClass Class on the MS City of New York of the American South-African Line, Wednesday, 1 September 1937.

List of Officers and Menus Selections, Farewell Dinner Menu, PLClass Class on the MS City of New York of the American South-African Line, Wednesday, 1 September 1937. GGA Image ID # 1713a7ad9a

Track Chart, Farewell Dinner Menu, PLClass Class on the MS City of New York of the American South-African Line, Wednesday, 1 September 1937.

Track Chart, Farewell Dinner Menu, PLClass Class on the MS City of New York of the American South-African Line, Wednesday, 1 September 1937. GGA Image ID # 17148c9220

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