Ingrients & Directions

6 tb Solid shortening
1/3 c Granulated white sugar
1 Egg
1/2 c Molasses
1 3/4 c Flour
1 tb Cinnamon
1/2 ts Ginger
1/2 ts Salt
2/3 c Strained applesauce

Cream together shortening and sugar. Beat egg; add molasses; mix
well. Sift together three times the flour, soda, cinnamon, ginger and
salt. Add to creamed mixture alternately with applesauce. Bake in a
greased pan in a 350 degree oven for 45 minutes. Cool slightly.
Serves eight.

8 Servings