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Birthdays at Big Mama’s and Big Daddy’s house

Our birthdays, holidays and special occasions were held at Big Mama and Big Daddy’s house around their big dining room table. Lots of special memories were made there.

For our birthdays, Big Mama would make a half pound cake frosted with Seven Minute Frosting which was fluffy, sweet and so tasty.

Inside the cake she would place a thimble, a dime and a button. If you got the thimble you would be an old maid. The button was for a bachelor. The dime, of course, meant riches. The birthday person could select where the first cut of the cake would be made. After that...

Submitted by Priscilla Carlan Perkins complete with Homa Mosely Fuller

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