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  Flour 2 Cup (32 tbs) (Gold Medal)
  Sugar 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Baking powder 3 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Shortening 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Milk 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Vanilla 1 Teaspoon
  Eggs 3 (1/2 To 2/3 Cup)

Heat oven to 350° (mod.).
Grease and flour 2 round layer pans, 8 or 9x1 1/2", or an oblong pan, 13x9 1/2x2".
Measure flour by dipping method or by sifting.
Stir flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt in bowl.
Add shortening, milk, and vanilla.
Beat 2 min. at medium speed on mixer or 300 vigorous strokes by hand.
Scrape sides and bottom of bowl constantly.
Add eggs.
Beat 2 more min., scraping bowl frequently.
Pour into prepared pans.
Bake layers 30 to 35 min., oblong 40 to 45 min.
Do not underbake! Cake is done when toothpick stuck into center comes out clean.
Frost as desired.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Side Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3351 Calories from Fat 1127

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 127 g195.7%

Saturated Fat 34.9 g174.3%

Trans Fat 13.5 g

Cholesterol 657 mg219%

Sodium 3629.1 mg151.2%

Total Carbohydrates 509 g169.5%

Dietary Fiber 6.8 g27.1%

Sugars 314.1 g

Protein 52 g104%

Vitamin A 19.2% Vitamin C

Calcium 166.7% Iron 91.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

New Starlight Cake Recipe