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Jennifer Jones Obituary

Thursday, December 17th, 2009


Jennifer Jones, Oscar-winning actress, dies at 90


 Jennifer Jones


Discovered by future husband David O. Selznick, Jones won the Academy Award for 1943’s ‘The Song of Bernadette.’ She also was married to industrialist and art collector Norton Simon.


By Claudia Luther
Los Angeles Times
December 17, 2009


Jennifer Jones, the actress who won an Academy Award for her luminous performance in the 1943 film “The Song of Bernadette” and who was married to two legendary men — producer David O. Selznick and industrialist and art collector Norton Simon — died today. She was 90.


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Jennifer Jones’ Sour Cream Molasses Cake

Tuesday, November 17th, 2009


Jennifer Jones


Jennifer Jones



Sour Cream Molasses Cake


1/2 cup shortening – 1/4 cup sugar – 1/2 cup molasses – 1 egg, beaten – 1 cup sifted flour – 1 teaspoon allspice – 1/2 taspoon salt – 1/2 teaspoon baking powder – 1/2 cup sour cream


Cream shortening and sugar. Add molasses; mix well. Add egg; mix well. Mix and sift flour, allspice, salt and baking soda; add alternately with sour cream to molasses mixture. Bake in 2 greased and floured 8-inch layer cake pans in moderate oven, 350 degrees, 25-30 min.




2 egg whites – 1/2 cup light corn syrup – 1/2 cup light molasses


Put egg whites, corn syrup and molassees in top of double boiler. Set over boiling water. Cook, beating constantly with rotary egg beater for 7-9 minutes, or until frosting will stand in soft peaks. Makes enough frosting to fill and frost two 8-inch cake layers.