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Arkiva Tropika is the online archive of the collection of Mimi Payne. This large collection includes a wide array of mostly pre-1970 menus, postcards, matchbooks, and paper ephemera souvenir items, mainly from Polynesian and other Exotic themed restaurants, hotels, nightclubs, bars, and the like.

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cocktail menu from Luau - Beverly Hills, CA

Item added on November 16, 2006, 6:32 AM
Latest picture added on November 16, 2006, 6:54 AM

Steve Crane's Luau opened in Beverly Hills in 1953. It was this same location which previously housed Harry Sugarman's "Sugie's" Tropics. This wonderfully illustrated cocktail menu is dated 1956.

1956 cocktail menu, front cover
1956 cocktail menu, "Romance of Rum" greeting on page 1
1956 cocktail menu, pages 2 & 3
1956 cocktail menu, page 4: Bo-Lo cocktail
1956 cocktail menu, page 4: Gold Cup & Tahitian cocktail
1956 cocktail menu, pages 4 & 5
1956 cocktail menu, page 4: Steve's Pearl, Shark, & Zombie cocktail
1956 cocktail menu, page 5: Luau Coconut & Tiki cocktail
1956 cocktail menu, pages 6 & 7
1956 cocktail menu, page 6: Dr. Wong & Luau Grog cocktail
1956 cocktail menu, page 7: Lei & Coffee Grog cocktail
1956 cocktail menu, list of rum concoctions on page 8


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