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Banana Cake


Makes 3 servings



1/2 cup butter (scant)
1 cup sugar
1/2 cup milk
1-7/8 cups flour
3 teaspoons baking powder
whites of 4 eggs
1/2 teaspoon vanilla
3 ripe BANANAS


Measure dry ingredients, and mix and sift flour and baking powder together. Cream the butter, then add sugar gradually and continue beating. Add the milk and the flour and baking powder mixture alternately.

Fold in the stiffly beaten egg whites. Add the flavoring. Bake in shallow pans. When done, put between the layers White Mountain Cream covered with thin slices of banana, and frost the top. This should be eaten the day it is made.



1 cup sugar
1/3 cup cold water
white of 1 egg
1/2 teaspoon vanilla or 1/2 tablespoon lemon juice

Yield: Serves 3






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