and was written by my mother, Iva. I have no idea what the red check mark means or who put it there. The recipe was written in pencil and is very dim. A transcription follows:
Apple Sauce Cake
1 cup butter or substitute
2 = brown sugar 1 egg
2 = apple sauce 1 heaping teaspoon soda
3 = flour
1 = black walnut meats
2 = seeded raisins
1 tablespoon cloves. cinnamon. nutmeg.
1/4 teaspoon salt allspice (if desired)
cream fat and sugar. add egg.
then apple sauce into which soda
has been stirred
sift salt and spices into flour
add nuts and raisins. mix all
ingredients thoroughly. bake in
tube pan 1 1/4 hours in moderate oven.