[Sca-cooks] OOP: last gasp of silly season

Susan Fox selene at earthlink.net
Fri Aug 20 12:51:29 PDT 2010

lilinah at earthlink.net wrote:
> Selene posted a recipe for
> Bernice Brown?s Banana Cake [wife of one California Governor and mama 
> of another]
> Unfortunately it falls victim to the email bugaboo of special characters.
> Excerpted to include only... uh... questionable... ingredients
> *Cake*
> ? cup butter
> 1 and ? cups sugar
> ? cup sour milk (1 teaspoon lemon or vinegar to make sour milk)
> *Icing: *
> 2 and ? cups powdered sugar
> What are these mysterious quantities?
Oh bother.

Actually, all those seem to be "One Half".  One half cup butter, one and 
one half cups sugar, one half cup sour milk, two and one half cups 
powdered sugar.

Sorry about that,

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