01-Dear Friends

Serves: 5



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PS: Whip up a delicious dessert with cake mix today-no one will guess your secret ingredient!

From "Betty Crocker's Ultimate Cake Mix Cookbook." Text Copyright 2004 General Mills, Inc. Used with permission of the publisher, Wiley Publishing, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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