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       Title: Sour Cream Chocolate Cake
  Categories: Cheesecakes, Chocolate
       Yield: 6 servings
     3/4 c  Hot water
       3    Chocolate; melted
     1/2 c  Shortening
     1/4 ts Salt
   2 1/2 c  Sugar
       3 lg Eggs
   3 3/4 c  Sifted cake or pastry flour
   1 1/2 ts Soda
     3/4 c  Sour cream
   Add water to chocolate, simmer while stirring, until thick,
   cool. Blend shortening and salt, add sugar and cream
   thoroughly. Beat in eggs. Add sifted flour and soda
   alternately with cream. Stir in chocolate, mixing well.
   Bake in greased pan in moderate oven, 350 about 45 minutes
   or until it tests done. Frost with favorite frosting