3 cups flour
2 cups sugar
1 cup shortening
1/2 teaspoon salt
3 teaspoons baking powder
for the topping remove 3/4 cup of the flour sugar mixture and add
1 teaspoon cinnamon
For the cake batter AFTER the 3/4 cup of mixture is removed add
1 cup milk
combine flour, sugar, shortening, salt and baking powder.
remove 3/4 cup to a separate bowl and add the cinnamon - set this mixture aside for the topping.
add the eggs and milk to the rest of the flour mixture.
pour half of the milk, egg and flour mixture into a large greased tube pan.
sprinkle half of the cinnamon flour mixture topping over the batter.
add remaining batter and then top with the remaining cinnamon mixture.
bake at 350° for 50 minutes to 1 hour.