Deshler Cocktail

1 12 oz Rye
1 12 oz Dubonnet Rouge
2 ds Triple sec, Cointreau (2-3)
2 ds Peychaud's Bitters (2-3)
2 twst Orange peel (one as garnish)
1 twst Lemon peel
Shake everything including peels, strain, garnish.
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  • 1/4oz Royal Combier
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  • 4 dashes Absinthe
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  • 1 twist orange peel, expressed and discarded

Stir. Strain. One big rock. Express and discard orange peel.

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The recipe link lists the rye

The recipe link lists the rye and Dubonnet as 1/2 jigger, isn't that 1 oz each, not 1.5 oz?  FWIW, the Martin's Index app shows those as 1 oz with the rest of the ingredient proportions the same (and also notes that this is one of the earliest recipes that specified Cointreau by brand).  I get it, that's a pretty small drink by today's standards, but the other ingredients should probably be scaled up as well with an extra dash (or a range of 2-3 dashes).