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Caramel Cake From The 1940's

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By Elaine Bovender
Just imagine yourself sitting in your grandma's kitchen enjoying a slice of this moist, rich ...
(3 ratings)
Almost forgot to take a picture!  LOL  I had just enough left for 1 piece of toast.  Mmm

Creamed Chipped Beef On Toast (sos)

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By Lauren Conforti
This was always a favorite of my Dad's, as well as my brother. My Dad ...

Sun-maid-raisin Nut Cake 1935 A Back Of Box Recipe

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By Nancy J. Patrykus
Here is another very old, 3-layer tried and true cake recipe from the Depression Years! I ...
(2 ratings)

Good Old Southern Peas And Dumplins

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By Elaine Bovender
My husband talks about a lady that he knew when he was a child growing ...
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