Recipe: Apple Sauce Cake (without Butter, Eggs, or Milk)

  • 1 cup unsweetened apple Sauce ¼ teaspoon salt
  • ½ cup melted shortening 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 cup sugar ½ teaspoon nutmeg
  • 1 teaspoon soda ¼ teaspoon clove
  • 2 cups flour 1 cup raisins seeded and chopped

Mix in order given, sifting dry ingredients together, beat well, pour into a deep pan, and bake about one hour in a slow oven.

Better Meals for Less Money, by Mary Green (Year 1909)