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Busy-Day Cake Recipe

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This recipe for Busy-Day Cake, by , is from 'Cooking With Harmony' 2nd Edition, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Pamela Surber
Added: Wednesday, July 15, 2009


1 2/3cups sifted flour
1 cup sugar
1/4 tsp. salt
21/2 tsp. baking powder
1/3 cup shortening
2/3 cup milk
1 egg
1 tsp. vanilla

Have shortenig,egg,and milk at room temperature
Sift flour.sugar salt and baking powder together.Add shortening,milk,unbeaten egg and vanilla all at once to the flour mixture. Beat all the ingredients together for 2 minutes. Pour into a well-greased and floured pan. Bake 35 minutes at 350

3 T.melted butter
5 T.brown sugar
2 T. cream
1/2 cup coconut
Mix together and spread on cake when baked. Put back into oven until it bubbles all over and becomes brown

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
In memory of Blanche Cook. Summited by Pamela Cook Surber grand-daughter Mack Cook Daughter of James Cook- Mother of Gregory Scott Surber -Denise Mayfield- Melanie Kilgore and Eric Surber Mamaw to--Alex Kilgore,Mikaela Surber,Adriana Kilgore,Madison Mayfield,Megan Surber & Devin Mayfield Mother-in-law to Troy Mayfield-Tina and Heather Surber




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