2 c Five Roses all-purpose flour
3 ts Baking powder
1/2 ts Salt
1/2 c Shortening
1 1/4 c Sugar
3 Eggs, separated
1 ts Vanilla
1 c Milk
Stir flour, baking powder and salt together. Cream shortening; gradually
add sugar, beating between additions. Add egg yolks and beat until fluffy.
Add dry ingredients, alternately with milk, blending well after each
addition. Stir in vanilla. Beat egg whites until stiff but not dry; fold
into batter. Pour into two greased and floured or lined 8″ layer cake pans.
Bake in a moderate oven (350F) 25 to 30 minutes or until done. Frost as