Vintage Venetian rum cake recipe (1968)

Venetian rum cake recipe (1968)

Make this beautiful custard-filled Venetian rum cake the day before you plan to serve it, and add the toasty meringue topping shortly before serving. 
How to make a polka-dot confetti cake (1949)

How to make a polka-dot confetti cake (1949)

Pass the confetti! I've got something to celebrate. A polka-dot confetti cake -- Super good and a cinch to make! Just think -- little inexperienced me -- making a rich, light, yummy cake!
Lemonade cake recipe with pudding from 1977

Easy classic lemonade cake recipe (1977)

For one of the most lemony lemon cakes you can make, bake a Jello pudding lemonade cake. It's a deliciously light and moist triple lemon treat, and the recipe is simple!
Pink raspberry-angel food All's-Well-That-Ends-Well Dessert

Pink raspberry-angel food dessert (1970)

Here's a recipe for a pink raspberry-angel food dessert, otherwise known as the "All's-Well-That-Ends-Well Dessert" from a magazine recipe menu that called 'Midsummer night’s dream: A party plan for Juliets in search of Romeos.'

Three from-scratch traditional pound cake recipes (1920)

The traditional pound cake recipe got its name from the measurements of some ingredients used in the recipe -- a pound of butter, a pound of sugar and a pound of flour. More than a century ago, the recipe changed to something a little lighter, but no less delicious!

Mayonnaise Chocolate Sensation cake recipe (1985)

Know the secret to moister, richer cake? Share the chef's best-kept baking secret and create a richer, moister cake by adding mayonnaise to your favorite cake mix! Try this Mayonnaise Chocolate Sensation cake recipe from 1985.
Hummingbird cake recipe (1978)

Hummingbird cake recipe (1978)

One of Southern Living's most popular recipes, the Hummingbird cake is a southern saccharine sweet you won't want to miss trying!
Caramel surprise upside-down cake

Caramel surprise upside-down cake (1953)

Picture this gorgeous cake on your dinner table tonight! Wonderful new caramel surprise upside-down cake, with a true caramel flavor that's out of this world.
Hand-me-down chocolate cake

“Hand-me-down” chocolate cake recipe (1972)

The story behind Mrs. Wilson’s Mother's Hand-me-down chocolate cake: A cake that my mother used to bake was all part of an incident in my childhood that's as vivid as if it had happened only yesterday.
Apple-spice dump cake recipe

Apple dump cake recipe & vintage dump cake how-tos

Without a doubt, the humble dump cake has one of the worst names ever, but this sweet treat has still managed to stay popular since its introduction in the mid-sixties. See step-by-step photos for an apple dump cake recipe here!

Pistachio Inside-Outside Cake recipe (1976)

Making a new dessert that your family will love isn’t a tough nut to crack when you have this Pistachio Inside-Outside cake recipe, made with pistachio flavor instant pudding and cake mix!

Jelly bean carousel cake recipe (1965)

Here is a junior spectacular for such a world-shattering occasion as a child's birthday party. Anyone who loves jelly beans (doesn't everyone?) will love it.

The Easter Egg Cake recipe (1969)

This Easter cake isn't super-simple to make -- there are, in fact, three diagrams to help you assemble it -- but the finished product is likely to impress coconut lovers and kids alike!
Easter glory cake recipe

Easter Glory cake recipe (1953)

Heaped high with the fresh, fresh whiteness of tender-moist coconut, this irresistible Easter Glory cake is already a springtime tradition.
1949 Funny Cake recipe

Funny Cake recipe: A Pennsylvania Dutch treat (1949)

Cake baked in a pie shell! Sauce that goes on at the top and ends up in a layer at the bottom of the cake! That’s Funny Cake - a Pennsylvania Dutch treat so unusual, so intriguing, everyone who tastes it wants the recipe.