Original pound cake

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My mother made this recipe or some variation of it for over 60yrs. once a week. When I was in college my weekly  care package  always included this cake. In her letter she always included the same note: be sure to share, I dont want you wearing these pounds home.  I made a lot of friends from this treasure. Dont forget to have a  toasted pound  for breakfast. ummm! 1#butter, 1#flour, 1#sugar, reason for name. If recipe has mace in it, count on it coming from Low Country in S.C. Cake, Desserts, Cake Recipes, Cupcake Cakes, Cupcake Recipes, Original Pound Cake Recipe, Pound Cake, Pound Cake Recipes, Old Fashioned Pound Cake

My mother made this recipe or some variation of it for over 60yrs. once a week. When I was in college my weekly "care package" always included this cake. In her letter she always included the same note:"be sure to share, I don't want you wearing these pounds home." I made a lot of friends from this treasure. Don't forget to have a "toasted pound" for breakfast. ummm! 1#butter, 1#flour, 1#sugar, reason for name. If recipe has mace in it, count on it coming from Low Country in S.C.

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