Luncheon Menu - VIP Visit 1927

Production date
1927
Country
Australia
State/Province
Queensland
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Description
Luncheon Menu - VIP Visit 1927 printed on a folded over card with printing on the outer side of the two halves, the inner halves are blank. The menu items have been printed with purple ink while the Queensland emblem on the front of the menu is in gold ink. A border has been pressed into the front of the card and can be seen on the front of the card around the text.
Classification
CH classification DOCUMENTS Menus
Measurements
H170 x W120 x D2mm
Media/Materials description
Letterpress printing in purple ink with gold embossed emblem and blind printed decorative pattern. Cardboard Pulp interior with wove facing paper on both recto and verso. Cream colour.
Signature/Marks
QUEENSLAND (Queensland emblem) RAILWAYS \ Visit of the Right Honourable \ L. C. M. S. Amery, M.P. \ Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs \ 8th November to 13th November, 1927 \ LUNCHEON \ Consomme Royal \ Boiled Schnapper and Oyster Sauce \ Roast Spring Chicken and Ham \ Roast Sirloin of Beef and Horseradish \ Roast Hindquarter of Lamb and Mint Sauce \ Assorted Salads \ Iced Asparagus \ Sherry Trifle Jelly Macedonia \ Charlotte Russe \ Vanilla Ice Cream \ Devilled Almonds Cheese Straws \ Cheese Dessert Coffee
Wine List \ SPARKLING WINES \ Champagne \ Hock \ Burgundy \ STILL WINES \ Hock \ Claret \ Port \ Sherry \ A. J. Cumming, Govt. Printer, Brisbane.
History and use
A Railway Luncheon Menu printed in 1927 for the visit to Queensland by the Hon L C M S Amery, MP Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs in the British Parliament.
Registration number
R6489

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