Classic Cocktails

Ray Long Cocktail

1 dash Angostura Bitters
4 dashes absinthe
1/3 glass Italian vermouth
2/3 glass brandy

Shake with ice. Strain into cocktail glass.

From The Savoy Cocktail Book, 1930

A Classic Cocktail

Goat's Delight

Add to iced tumbler, shake and strain into a cocktail glass:

1/2 kirschwasser
1/2 brandy
1 dash orgeat syrup
1 spoonful cream
1 dash of absinthe

As to who was the original "goat" cheered by this cup, records are at least vague.

The Old Waldorf-Astoria Bar Book