almond light fruit cake




with the weather the way it has been I got a longing for some xmas cake'this is my cousin Betsy's recipe that has been in her husbands family forever.

1 cup of butter
1 1/2 cups of white sugar
6 eggs (add one at a time)
1/2 cups of milk
3 1/2 cups of flour
1 tsp of salt
3 tsp of baking powder

1 lbs. of light raisins
8 oz. of glazed red and green cherries (cut in half)
4 0z. of glazed pineapple
1 tsp of vanilla
2 tsp of almond extract
1 tsp of lemon extract
bake in a greased 5x11 pan or any pan or pans that measure equal space
bake at 300 degrees for 2-21/4 hours

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