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Old Fashion Pound Cake Recipe

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This recipe for Old Fashion Pound Cake, by , is from Florence Hardy's 80th Birthday Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Mary Elizabeth Graves
Added: Friday, January 9, 2009

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 cups sugar
1 stick margarine
1 cup crisco
6 eggs
2 cups flour
2 tablespoons vanilla
1 teaspoon almond extract
1 teaspoon lemon extract

Directions:
Directions:
Mix sugar, margarine and crisco together. Add eggs one at a time. Mix in flour. Add vanilla, almond and lemon extract.

Bake in tube pan that has been greased and floured. Bake at 325 for one hour and 10 minutes.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This is a really good cake. I know Florence made this cake for one of our family reunions. I have a recipe that Florence wrote this out for me on a recipe card.

 

 

 

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