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Breakfast Menus

The album contained a selection of breakfast menus from the cruise. There is plenty of choice and there is a different menu each day.

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Breakfast Menu for Sunday 9 August 1936 [1]
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Breakfast Menu for Monday 10 August 1936 [1]
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Breakfast Menu for Wednesday 12 August 1936 [1]
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Breakfast Menu for Thursday 13 August 1936 [1]
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Breakfast Menu for Sunday 16 August 1936 [1]
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Breakfast Menu for Monday 17 August 1936 [1]

Luncheon Menus

There are not so many luncheon menus in the album but this is to be expected as those on the cruise would be out on excursions for a lot of the time.

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Lunch Menu for Saturday 8 August 1936 at the Acropole Hotel in Athens [1]
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Lunch Menu for Wednesday 12 August 1936 at the Acropole Hotel in Athens [1]
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Luncheon Menu for Thursday 13 August 1936 [1]

Dinner Menus

P&O made a real effort with the design of the dinner menus with attractive artwork in the Art Deco style of the time.

The image below shows the front cover of all the menus for dinners taken on board Moldavia.

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Front and back covers of Dinner Menus [1]

The image below shows a magnified view of the artwork at the bottom of the back page of the menu.

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Artwork on back cover of Dinner Menus [1]
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Dinner Menu for Monday 3 August 1936 [1]
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Dinner Menu for Wednesday 12 August 1936 [1]
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'Landfall Dinner' Menu for the last night of the cruise Friday 21 August 1936 [1]

Image Credits

  1. From the website owner's album from the voyage