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Old Fashioned Cake

1 c. shortening
2 c. sugar
3 c. flour
1 tsp. baking powder
Dash of salt
1 c. milk
4 eggs
1 tsp. vanilla flavor


Cream shortening and sugar until light and fluffy. Mix baking powder and salt with flour. Sift dry ingredients into creamed shortening and sugar. Alternately add milk and 1 egg at a time; mix well. Add flavor. Pour batter in greased and floured Bundt pan, 2 round cake pans or sheet cake. Bake in preheated oven at 350 degrees for 45 minutes to an hour. Test center with toothpick.


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