Chocolate Dates

Take 6 oz. of sugar, a third of a pint of milk, 2 oz. of plain chocolate, 2 oz. of almonds or chopped nuts, and some large dates. Boil together the sugar and milk, then stir in the grated chocolate, then add the chopped nuts to the mixture. Carefully cut down the side of each date and remove the stones, then fill up the dates with the chocolate mixture and press together into shape.