brown sugar, firmly packed
chopped pecans or chopped walnuts
Cream together butter, sugar, eggs, and brown sugar.
Add soda, flour, fruit cocktail and vanilla. Blend thoroughly.
Spray 9x13 inch cake pan with nonstick spray. Pour cake batter into pan.
Bake at 350 degrees for 40 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.
For icing, in medium saucepan, combine sugar, butter, evaporated milk and flour. Slowly bring to boil, stirring occasionally.
Cook 2 minutes and add nuts and coconut. Spread warm over warm cake. Can be served warm or cold.