(From a recipe in the possession of Charles G. Leland, Esq.)

  • 1/3 pint of lemon juice
  • 3/4 lb. of white sugar
  • 1 pint of mixture*
  • 2-1/2 pints of cold water

The above is generally sufficient for one person.
*To make this mixture, take 1/4 pint of peach brandy, 1/2 pint of Cognac brandy, and 1/4 pint of Jamaica rum.

How to Mix Drinks or The Bon-Vivant’s Companion by Jerry Thomas (Formerly principal Bar-tender at the Metropolitan Hotel, New York, and the Planter’s House, St. Louis), 1862
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