A Good Inexpensive "Sponge" Cake

A Good Inexpensive Sponge Cake Recipe

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Sue Glover


Got this recipe from 1 of my homemaker club cookbooks...posting it just for the humor of it!!


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How to Make A Good Inexpensive "Sponge" Cake


  1. Go to your neighbor on the north. Beg 1 egg and 1 cup sugar.
  2. Go to neighbor on the south and get 1 cup flour and 1 tablespoon baking powder.
  3. Go across the street and beg 1/2 cup milk and 1 tablespoon butter.
  4. You already have 1 teaspoon vanilla and 1/2 teaspoon salt.
  5. Boil milk and beat ingredients together after milk has cooled.
  6. Bake in 325* oven for 35 minutes.
  7. If possible, go to the lady next door and use her oven.
  8. Well done, you have "sponged" all your ingredients!!!

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