1 cp brown sugar
1 cp sour milk
3 cps flour
3/4 cp molasses
3/4 cp melted shortening
2 eggs, well beaten
1 tsp baking soda
1 tsp ginger
1 tsp cinnamon
1/4 tsp salt
1 - Combine eggs, sugar, shortening, and molasses.
2 - Sift flour, measure, and sift with baking soda, salt and spices.
3 - Add alternately with milk to first mixture.
4 - Beat until well blended.
5 - If desired 1 cp chopped raisins may be added to the batter.
6 - Pour into well-oiled pan.
7 - Bake in moderate oven (375 degrees F.) about 40-45 minutes.
8 - The loaf mey be sliced in 2 layers, and marshmallows placed close
together between the layers. 9 - Cut in squares and garnish with whipped cream
(Soy bean or lima bean flour may be substituted for 1 cp of the white flour.