This recipe for Aunt Rita's Pound Cake, by Lois Duke, is from The Duke Family Cookbook ,
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3 c. sugar 1/2 c. shortening 2 sticks butter 2 tsp. vanilla 1/2 tsp. salt 4 eggs 3 c. flour 1 c. milk
Cream the sugar, shortening and butter well; add the vanilla and salt; then add eggs one at a time. Mix in remaining ingredients. Start with a cold oven and bake at 325º for 1 hour and then 350º for 30 minutes.
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