for olive relish, in a small bowl mix ripe olives, green olives, parsley, lemon juice, and oregano. Cover and chill for 4 to 24 hours.
In another small bowl mix oil and garlic. Cut bread in half horizontally.
Brush the bottom half of the bread with oil mixture. Layer with lettuce, meats, cheese, and tomatoes; sprinkle with pepper. Stir olive relish; spoon on top of tomatoes. Top with remaining bread half. Makes six sandwiches.
prepare as directed, except use 1/4 cup chopped pimiento stuffed green olives and/or pitted ripe olives instead of the 1/2 cup ripe olives and 1/2 cup green olives; add the parsley, lemon juice, and oregano. Drain one 16 ounces jar pickled mixed vegetables, reserving liquid. Chopped vegetables, removing any stems. In medium bowl combine olives, chopped vegetables, 2 tablespoons reserved liquid, the 1 tablespoon olive oil, and the minced garlic clove. Assemble as directed, spooning pickled vegetable mixture on top of the tomatoes.