Source: Health for Victory Club (WWII vintage)
1/4 cp shortening
1/2 cp sugar
1 cp sifted cake flour
1 1/2 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp salt
1/4 cp milk
1 tsp vanilla
1 - Cream shortening and sugar.
2 - Add eggs and beat thoroughly.
3 - Stir dry ingredients together and add alternately with milk to the creamed mixture.
4 - Add flavoring
Bottom of Pan
2 tbsp butter or fortified shortening.
1/2 cp brown sugar
1 tsp grated lemon rind
1 1/2 cps sliced peaches
5 - Melt butter or margerine in 9" round cake pan.
6 - Sprinkle brown sugar evenly over it
7 - Add grated lemon rind and arrange peaches the desired way.
8 - Pour batter over this and bake for 30 minutes in a preheated
375 degree oven.
9 - Turn out immediately.