In 1914 January 18 was a Sunday.
Silver skins are another name for pearl onions — small onions often creamed or pickled.
Canton ginger is ginger preserved in syrup. The Canton Cream uses both the ginger and its syrup.
The Raised Loaf Cake is made with bread sponge, a mixture of yeast, liquid, and flour that’s allowed to ferment before the rest of the bread ingredients are added.
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