Ms. Frugal

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Frugal Dot's Fruit Cake

1/2 pound butter
2 c.s sugar
3 c.s flour
6 eggs
1 tsp. vanilla
1 tsp. lemon
1 tsp. cloves
1 tsp. cinnamon
1 tsp. nutmeg
1/3 c. flour -- for nuts
1/2 pound combine fruits
1/2 pound cherries
1 qt. chopped nuts
1 package dates
1 box seedless raisins
1 can crushed pineapple -- drained
1 small coconut -- grated
2 oranges -- grated
2 apples -- chopped

Cream butter and sugar, add egg, flour, flavorings (Use some pineapple
juice if needed when mixing. Combine well.
Add coconut, orange, apple and pineapple together and mix.
Add mixed fruit, cherries, dates together then add to cake batter.

Add nuts and raisins together and flour with 1/3 c. flour. Add to
Bake at 275 degrees for 3 hours in lightly greased pan. When out of oven
pour pineapple juice over cake and let cool in pan