Cousin Jane's Feather Cake

2 c. flour

4 tsp. baking powder

3/4 c. sugar

1 tsp. vanilla

1/4 c. Crisco or butter

1 egg

3/4 c. milk

flavoring & salt

Cream butter & sugar, add lightly beaten egg & beat thoroughly together. Add sifted dry ingredients alternately with the milk; add flavoring. Pour into greased muffin tins & bake 15-20 minutes in a moderate oven. If baked in a loaf 30-40. Nuts, cocoa or raisins may be added to the dry ingredients to give variety.