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Napkin

Napkin
Title
Napkin
Date 
1952-1956
Medium 
paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 6 5/8 x 6 1/4 in. ( 16.8 x 15.9 cm )
Description 
White paper presidential campaign napkin printed in red ink, "Family Size Adaption/ PRESIDENT EISENHOWER'S/ OLD FASHION BEEF STEW" with the recipe below; surrounded by six musical notes.
Object Number 
INV.6732.3
Marks 
printed: center: "Family Size Adaption/ PRESIDENT EISENHOWER'S/ OLD FASHION BEEF STEW/ 2 pounds beef stewing meat/ 4 cups beef stock/ 6 medium potatoes/ 12 small carrots/ 12 small onions/ 2 fresh tomatoes/ 1 teaspoon Ac'cent/ 1 1/2 teaspoons salt/ 1/4 teaspoon pepper/ 1 bunch boquet garniture (thyme, bay leaf garlic)/ tied in a cheese cloth bag/ 2 tablespoons butter/ 2 tablesppons flour/ Stew meat with beef stock until tender. Add vegtables, Ac'cent, salt,/ pepper and bouquet garniture. Cook until vegtables are almost done, about/ twnty minutes. Strain off 1 cup stock fromm stew. In small saucepan, melt butter/ and blend in flour; stir in hot stock. Pour back into stew, let simmer 1/2 hour/ longer and serve. Yield: 6 servings"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group