ENGLISH WALNUT CAKE. MRS. MARY W. WHITMARSH.
One and one-half cups of sugar, one-half cup of butter, one-half cup
of water, one and one-half cups of flour, one-half cup of corn starch,
two teaspoons of baking powder, the whites of six eggs. Flavor with
lemon. Bake in layers.
FILLING.–Two cups of light brown sugar, one-half cup of water. Boil
until it threads, and stir in the whites of two eggs, beating until it
creams; them stir in one pound of English walnuts, chopped fine.