Devil's Food Cake
2 cps cake flour
11 tsp soda
1/4 ttsp salt
1/2 cp shortening
1 1/4 cps sugar
3 squares chocolate
1 cp milk
1 tsp vanilla
1 - Sift flour once, measure, add soda and salt and sift together 3 times.
2 - Cream shortening, add sugar and cream together until light and fluffy.
3 - Add eggs, one at a time, beating well, then add chocolate and blend.
4 - Add flour alternately with milk.
5 - Add vanilla.
6 - Bake in two greased deep 9 inch layer pans in modedrate oven 25 to 30 minutes.