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