1 lb. granulated sugar.
1 cup butter.
1 cup milk.
4 eggs.
1 lb. chopped raisins. (Citron may be used instead of raisins.)
1/2 a nutmeg, grated.
5 scant cups of flour.
5 teaspoonfuls baking powder.
Mix together same as ordinary cake and bake in a loaf. This Aunt
Sarah considered one of her finest cake recipes. She had used it for
years in her family. The friend who gave this recipe to Aunt Sarah
said: "A couple of tablespoonfuls of brandy will improve the cake."