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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 26. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), A Memorial. (search)
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The Daily Dispatch: February 2, 1864., [Electronic resource], A monster cake. (search)
A monster cake. --The largest cake ever made in the world is now on view at the shop of Mr. J. Arnatt, confectioner, St. Giles's, in this city. It weighs 3,000 lbs., stands seven feet high, and is eighteen feet in circumference. There have been used in the manufacture of this monster cake 550 pounds of flour, 3,000 eggs, five barrettes of currants, two-cwt, of orange and lemon peel, 300 pounds of butter, 400 pounds of sugar, besides other ingredients. The cake will be cut by the Mayor at the annual conversazione of the Churchmants Union, which is to be held in the Corn Exchange on the 4th of January. It contains 200 tickets, the possession of which will entitle the holder to various presents, comprising two elegant plated cake baskets, gold rings, gold baskets, sliver fruit knives, silver thimbles, wedding rings etc.--Oxford (Eng.) Chronicle.