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Mix together Part 1 and bring to boiling point. cook
Cream shortening, add sugar gradually and beat until fluffy, add eggs and beat thoroughly.
Sift flour; measure and add salt and soda. Add sifted dry ingredients alternately with vanilla. Combine with first mixture.
Pour into two 8" layer pans, greased with flour. Bake at 350 degrees for about 30 minutes.