Chocolate Cake
1 3/4 cup sugar
1/2 cup crisco
2 1/2 cup flour
1 cup sour milk
2 eggs
1/2 cup cocoa
1/2 cup cold water
2 teas baking powder

Take cocoa and water and soda
mix well let stand till last
Cream Sugar, crisco, eggs well,
next some milk, ? flour, last cocoa.
Bake 30 minutes
Brown Sugar Cake w/ Nuts on Top
 1/4 lb butter
2 cups brown sugar
4 yolks beat hard each one after
2 1/2 cups sifted flour
1 tsp baking powder
1 leveled tsp baking soda mixed
with 1 cup sour cream
fold in last 2 whites beaten stiff
When cake rises spread the following on top
bake real slow. Beat 2 whites and add 2 tbs.
brown sugar, sprinkle ? 1/2 cup nuts on last
and bake ?