Quick Coffee Cake
3 cps flour
1/2 tsp salt
4 1/2 tsp baking powder
2 tbsp sugar
5 tbsp shortening
3/4 cp raisins
1/2 cp chopped nuts
1 1/8 cps milk
1/4 cp sugar (additional) 1 1/2 tsp cinnamon
1 - Sift the flour, salt, baking powder, and the 2 tbsp sugar, and work in the shortening
with the edge of a spoon, keeping the mixture coarse.
2 - dd the raisins and nuts. Beat the egg light, and add the milk.
3 - Stir into the first mixture. Oil a medium size dripping pan and pat the dough, making it about 1/2 " thick.
4 - Brush with melted butter; and cover with the remaining granulated sugar mixed with the cinnamon.
5 - Bake about 30 minutes in a hot oven, 400 degrees F. Serve warm.