Recipe: Harrison Cake

One cup sugar, one-half cup butter, three eggs well beaten, half teaspoon soda stirred in half cup sour milk, two small cups flour. Flavor with lemon or vanilla. Pour in small dripping pan. Bake half an hour. — Miss R. H. Nash.

Seventy-Five Receipts for Pastry Cakes, and Sweetmeats, by Miss Leslie (Year 1832)