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Turkey Stuffed with a Rabbit and Steak Smothered with Chops

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Turkey Stuffed with a Rabbit and Steak Smothered with Chops

Pete Balestrieri | Oct 9, 2000 01:57 PM

I have discovered two food items that are referred
to in a number of Hollywood films of the Thirties and Forties that don't seem to exist today. They are: a turkey stuffed with a rabbit and steak smothered in chops (what kind of chops is never mentioned). In "Pride of the Yankees," Babe Ruth, playing himself, orders a steak smothered in chops at a big restaurant. In "Band of Angels," Clark Gable tells his cook to make his friend a turkey stuffed with rabbit and the friend says, "and a steak smothered in chops"! And there are lots more references! I can't even find older people who've heard of either dish. Does anyone have any clues? Thanks.

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