French Griddlecakes


Beat together until smooth six eggs and a pint sifted flour.


Melt one ounce of butter and add to the batter, with one ounce of sugar and a cup of Milk.


Beat until smooth: put a tablespoonful at a time into a lightly greased pan, spreading the batter evenly over the surface by tipping the pan about: fry to a light brown.


Spread with Jelly, roll up, dust with powdered sugar and serve hot.


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