|Sugar||3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)|
|Vegetable shortening||1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)|
|Milk||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Sifted flour||1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)|
|Baking powder||2 Teaspoon|
Combine sugar, vegetable shortening, and egg; add milk and beat thoroughly.
Combine flour, baking powder, and salt; stir into sugar mixture.
Beat until smooth.
Spread mixture in greased 9x9x2 inch baking pan; top with one of the following toppings.
Bake at 375° for 30 to 35 minutes.