English Milk Punch

Punch Ingredients:
1 pint Brandy
1 pint Rum
4 oz. Batavia Arrack
1 pint Tea
1 quart Boiling Water
juice of 4 Lemons
rind of 2 Lemons
1/2 lb. White Sugar dissolved in boiling water
1 Pineapple, peeled, sliced & crush

Instructions:
Combine all but milk.
Allow ingredients to steep for 6 hours.
Add hot milk and juice of 2 lemons.
Mix and filter through a jelly bag.
Put in in tightly corked bottles.
Pour cold into collins glasses and serve.

East of Suez

Cocktail Ingredients:
1 qt. Hot Tea
Lemon slices
2 oz. Lime juice
1 cup sugar
1/2 pt. Batavia arak
1/2 pt. curacao
1 pt. Dark Rum
1 pt. Cognac

Instructions:
Place tea, lemons, sugar, and lime juice in a pot on low heat to dissolve sugar. Add everything else except cognac. Warm some of the cognac in a laddle submerged in the punch, then light it on fire and pour it into punch. Add the rest of the cognac. Serves about 20.