2 C. granulated sugar 1 C. shortening 3 eggs 1 C. buttermilk 1 tsp. vanilla 4 1/4 C. flour 1 1/2 tsp. baking soda
Mix sugar and shortening. Add eggs; mix well. Add baking soda, half of flour, and half of buttermilk. Mix and add other half of flour and buttermilk to mixture. Bake at 375F for 9 to 10 minutes. Makes 5 dozen.