- ¼ cup shortening ½ cup milk
- 1 cup brown sugar 1½ cups flour
- 1 square chocolate 3 teaspoons baking powder
- 1 egg well beaten ¼ teaspoon salt
Cream shortening, add sugar, and beat well; add chocolate melted and egg; beat again; add milk; add flour, baking powder, and salt sifted together; beat for two minutes. Pour into two greased layer-CAKE pans, and bake in a moderate oven about eighteen minutes. Fill, and spread top with FUDGE FILLING.
Better Meals for Less Money, by Mary Green (Year 1909)