Origin of the dry shake.

by Darcy O'Neil on October 29, 2013 | Views: 145

It's not the bar, but the soda fountain circa 1897 (The Standard Manual of Soda). Though it is possible there are earlier references, this is the earliest I could find.

Central City Saloon (1875)
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The Martini Room
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