Recipe: Chocolate Icing

Place in bowl

  • One pound XXXX sugar,
  • Two tablespoons cornstarch,
  • One-half cup cocoa,
  • Sufficient boiling water to make mixture spread.

Beat until smooth, then add one tablespoon of melted butter and use.

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