Coconut Cake

Flour, 4 cupfuls;

Sugar, 3 cupfuls;

Butter, 1 cupful;

Baking Soda, 1 teaspoonful;

Cream-tartar, 2 teaspoonfuls;

Grated coconut, 3 cupfuls;

Eggs, whites of 3;

Lemon, Grated Rind of 1.

Mix together three cupfuls of sugar; one of butter; the whites of three eggs; a level teaspoonful of soda; four cupfuls of flour, with two teaspoonfuls of cream-tartar sifted into it; three cupfuls of grated cocoanut; the grated rind of one lemon, and a gill of milk. Stir thoroughly, and bake in a moderate oven.11

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