The Most Popular Cake in America Cake

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My grandmother's best friend, Garnet Connor, used to make this cake a very long time ago.

INGREDIENTS (for 1 servings):


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and flour a 9 inch square cake pan.
  • Beat egg until light. Gradually add sugar, lard, milk and baking soda.
  • Sift together flour, cocoa, salt and baking powder. Add to batter and mix in. Add vanilla.
  • Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for 30 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into cake comes out clean.