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Depression Cake

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Ingredients
  Raisins 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Water 4 Cup (64 tbs)
  Shortening 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Sugar 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Flour 4 Cup (64 tbs)
  Cinnamon 2 Teaspoon
  Nutmeg 2 Teaspoon
  Baking soda 2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
Directions

Combine the raisins and water in a saucepan over medium-high heat.
Simmer, uncovered, until 2 cups of water remain.
Cream the shortening and sugar in a mixing bowl until light and fluffy.
Sift the flour, cinnamon, nutmeg, baking soda and salt over the shortening mixture.
Add the raisin mixture and mix well.
Spoon into a greased 9x13 inch cake pan.
Bake at 350 degrees for 35 minutes or until cake tests done.

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Dessert
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cake

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