Recipe from a 1951 cookbook, “Out of Alaska’s Kitchens,” published by members of the Alaska Crippled Children’s Association. A treasure trove of recipes of a simpler time using basic ingredients.
Beat 1 egg
Add 1 cup milk
1 tablespoon melted butter or other shortening
Add 2 cups flour, sifted
2 level teaspoons baking powder
and a pinch of salt, sifted together
Mix well and spread into a greased shallow pan. Press into the batter as many apples (quartered) as you desire. Cover top with ½ cup brown sugar, 1 teaspoon cinnamon and 2 (or more) tablespoons melted butter.
Bake at 350 degrees for about 45 minutes. Serve with cream or any sweet sauce.