To Evade Pre-Prohibtion Drinking Laws, New Yorkers Created the World’s Worst Sandwich

To Evade Pre-Prohibtion Drinking Laws, New Yorkers Created the World’s Worst Sandwich:

Near the end of the 19th century, New Yorkers out for a drink partook in one of the more unusual rituals in the annals of hospitality. When they ordered an ale or whisky, the waiter or bartender would bring it out with a sandwich. Generally speaking, the sandwich was not edible.
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