The head lettuce is best for all salads, but the leaf lettuce may be used if the other is not obtainable.
head lettuce and cucumbers in mid-winter, inside the Arctic Circle?
By the way, if you like the Thousand Island dressing we are to have for the head lettuce, I'd like to give you the recipe.
Sufficient proof of this is seen in the case of vegetables that form heads, as, for instance, cabbage and head lettuce.
The fruit salad is served in head lettuce with square wafers accompanying.
Surround the dish with the heart-leaves of head lettuce, and serve mayonnaise dressing in a dish apart.
Use the crisp heart-leaves of head lettuce, and dress with French dressing.