Flour, 4 cups, Sugar, 1 cup, Molasses, 2 cups, Butter, 1 cup, Sour milk, 1 cup, Eggs, 3,

Soda, 1 teaspoon, Ginger, 1 teaspoon, Ground cloves, 1 teaspoon, Mace and salt.

Mix all together, and bake in a moderate oven.