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Nick and Debbie always brought these to the reunion and Christmas parties.


1/2 lb. butter

1 c. sugar

5 egg yolks (save the whites)

1 tsp. vanilla

Cream well together


2 c. flour

2 tsp. baking powder

1 tsp. baking soda

Sift together.

Mix dry and wet ingredients with 1 cup of milk.

Beat the five egg whites until stiff and fold into mixture. Grease and flour a large cake pan (11"x 14") and bake at 300 degrees for about 30 minutes. Wait until cake is luke warm, then cut with the edge of a thin glass into half-moon shapes. Sprinkle with powdered sugar.