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SS Pretoria Dinner Menu - 26 May 1905

Front Cover, SS Pretoria Dinner Menu - 26 May 1905

Vintage Dinner Menu from Friday, 26 May 1905 on board the SS Pretoria of the Hamburg America Line featured Striped Bass à la Meunière, Saddle of Veal, Wax Beans, and Mixed Ice Cream for dessert. The menu, printed in English and German, included a Concert Program.


Menu Items

  • Queen Soup
  • Beef Broth


  • Striped Bass à la Meunière


  • Saddle of Veal, Wax Beans
  • Countess Potatoes
  • Roast Ptarmigan, Cream Sauce
  • Preserves
  • Salad


  • Geneva Tart
  • Mixed Ice Cream
  • Fruit
  • Dessert



Menu Items, SS Pretoria Dinner Menu - 26 May 1905

Dinner Menu in German

Menu in German, SS Pretoria Dinner Menu - 26 May 1905

Concert Program

Concert Program, SS Pretoria Dinner Menu - 26 May 1905

Konzert- Programm der Kapelle des Postdampfers „Pretoria“ 26. mai 1905

1. marsch über motive a. d Op. „Carmen" Bizet
2. Ouverture „dichter und Bauer“ Suppô
3. „Immer oder nimmer“. Walzer Waldteufel
4. „Because“. Song Bowers
5. „musikalischer Bazar". Potpourri Schuller
6. „mr. dooley". medley-Polka Jerome u. Schwartz

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