6 tbsp shortening
1 cp sugar
1/2 tsp vanilla
1 1/4 cps cake flour
1/4 tsp salt
2 1/2 tsp baking powder
1/2 cp milk
3/4 tsp ground cloves
1/2 tsp cinnamon
1/2 tsp nutmeg
1 - Cream the shortening; and beat in th flavoring, sugar, and eggs well beaten.
2 - Mix the flour, salt, and baking powder; and add alternately to the mixture with milk.
3 - Take out 1/2 the mixture; and add the spices. Oick 2 brick shaped pans or 1 large pan.
4 - Spread in a layer of plain dough, then a layer of the spiced mixture, continuing
until all is used.
5 - Bake in a moderate oven, 350 degrees F. for 45 minutes.
6 - Serve plain or covered with a creamy mocha icing.