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Breakfast Menu, S.S. President Arthur, United States Lines, November 1, 1923

Breakfast Menu, S.S. President Arthur, United States Lines, November 1, 1923

November 1923 Breakfast Menu from the S..S. President Arthur featured Omelette à la Jurassienne, Shirred Eggs Meyerbeer, and Fricandelles, Onion Sauce in addition to tradational American fare.

UNITED STATES LINES
MANAGING OPERATORS FOR UNITED STATES SHIPPING BOARD

S. S. " PRESIDENT ARTHUR "
COMMANDER P. H. KREIBOHM.

Thursday, November 1. 1923

Breakfast

Menu Selections

FRUIT

  • Grape Fruit
  • Stewed Prunes

CEREALS

  • Oatmeal
  • Milkrice
  • Post's Bran Flakes
  • Shredded Wheat
  • Force (Note 1)
  • Puffed Wheat
  • Puffed Rice
  • Kellogs Toasted Corn Flakes
  • Grape Nuts

EGGS & PANCAKES

  • Fried Eggs
  • Boiled Eggs
  • Scrambled Eggs
  • Omelette à la Jurassienne
  • Shirred Eggs Meyerbeer
  • Poached Eggs Romeo
  • Cocotte Portugaise
  • Plain Omelette
  • Plain Pancake
  • Vienna Pancake
  • Orange Pancake

MEATS

  • Fricandelles, Onion Sauce
  • Creamed Chicken on Toast
  • Wiltshire Breakfast Bacon
  • Broiled Yorkshire Ham

FROM THE GRILL: (10 Minutes)

  • Lamb Chops

POTATOES

  • Boiled Potatoes
  • Hashed Brown Potatoes
  • Chips Potatoes

  • Fresh Rolls

  • Peach-, Black Currant- & Fruit Jam
  • English Breakfast-, Ceylon-, Oolong-, Orange Pekoe- & Green Tea
  • Coffee
  • Chocolate
  • Cocoa

Note 1: Force, first produced in 1901 by Force Food Company, one of three American companies owned by Edward Ellsworth and advertised using a popular cartoon figure called Sunny Jim, was the first commercially successful wheat flake cereal. Prior to this, the only successful wheat-based cereal products had been Shredded Wheat and the hot semolina cereal, Cream of Wheat. The product was cheap to produce and kept well on store shelves.

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