May 11 2016

‘Dagwood Sambos…’

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‘Batch Loaf double chicken Sambo with freshly cut Chips. The Ma’ used to make Sambos like this with Cheese and Tomatoes or sometimes just onions and vinegar whenever she would bring us all for a walk to Glasnevin Cemetery. The Sambo had threre layers of bread and the Ma’ used to call them “Dagwood Sambos”. There used to be a cartoon in the newspaper called Dagwood and his wife usde to make his sambos like that. We thought we were real posh eating Dagwood Sambos for our picnic while we stood next to the Granny’s grave. We loved walking up over Broombridge and down along the Canal while the Ma’ would be telling us stories of when she was a Young One…..’

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