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Senator McCarthy cake.....

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Does anyone have a recipe for this???? Mt Grandmother used to make this for me and the recipe has been lost. It was the best chocolate cake in the whole world with the best butter cream frosting. Any help would appreciated!!!!!!!

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  1. Joe or Gene?

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    1. re: chocolatetartguy

      Excellent!

    2. If Joe, then Red Velvet, of course.

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      1. re: Nyleve

        It should be two layers, one red, one black.

      2. It was devils food like with white butter cream frosting.....

        1. I can't give you help, but you might want to contact the Washington Post which has been one of the major newspapers since the earlier McCarthy was a power. They also have a wonderful (or had) cooking section, and it might be in their archives.

          1. Edit, I thought you might mean Carolyn, but she's a congressional rep.

            1. old recipe folks..........50's or 60's