Recipe: Chocolate Butter Cake

Place two ounces of butter in a bowl and beat to a cream, then add

  • Two and one-half cups of sugar,
  • Three-quarters cup of cocoa,
  • One-half teaspoon cinnamon,
  • One teaspoon of vanilla,
  • Four tablespoonfuls of boiling coffee.

Beat to a smooth cream and then spread on the CAKE.

Foods That Will Win The War And How To Cook Them (Year 1918)
by C. Houston Goudiss and Alberta M. Goudiss