Why the German people came to America
The German flag has three colors, black, red, and yellow.
The ships that immigrants came on were very crowded and very unsanitary.
Some people had to come as slaves.
1/2 cup boiling water
1 cup butter
2 cups sugar
4 egg yolks
4 egg whites (stiffly beaten)
1 teaspoon vanilla
2 1/2 cups flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 cup buttermilk
Melt chocolate in boiling water. Cream butter and sugar until fluffy. Add yolks, vanilla and chocolate. Add dry ingredients alternating with buttermilk. Fold in egg whites. Pour into three 9 inch pans lined with wax paper. Bake at 350 degrees for 30 to 35 minutes. Frost top with coconut pecan frosting leaving sides unfrosted.