How to make it

  • Put flour, sugar, salt and cinnamon in large bowl of mixer.
  • In saucepan put margarine, shortening, water and cocoa.
  • Bring to a boil and pour over flour mixture.
  • In another bowl put eggs, soda, buttermilk and vanilla.
  • Add to preceding mixture and beat well then pour into prepared sheet pan.
  • Bake at 350 for 20 minutes.
  • To make frosting mix margarine, cocoa and milk in saucepan.
  • Heat over low heat but do not boil.
  • Remove from heat.
  • Add powdered sugar, vanilla and pecans.
  • Mix well and put on cake as soon as removed from the oven.
  • Cut cake into squares to serve.

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    " It was excellent "
    redkitchen ate it and said...
    Yup, I know this recipe and it is wonderful!!!!
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