- 1/2 lb sugar
- 1/4 lb butter
- 2 eggs, beaten to a froth
- 1/2 pint milk
- 1/2 nutmeg, grated
- 1 1/2 lbs flour, mixed with 1 tbspn baking powder and sifted
Drain them, sift powdered sugar on them, and eat while fresh.
(Origin - "Ice Cream and Cakes: A New Collection of Standard Fresh and Original Receipts" by An American. Published in 1883 by Charles Scribner's Sons, New York)
Also from "Ice Creams and Cakes"