The recipe for this cake appeared in the newspapers in late 1957. The first mention is said to have been in a Dallas newspaper in the fall, but so far I have been unable to track this down. By December it had spread to North Carolina, as The Daily Times-News in
Would you like Recipe for German Chocolate Cake?
There is a new cake that is causing considerable comment here this Christmas. It is a German chocolate cake and everywhere we have been recently someone has been talking about the recipe and how it might be obtained.
In case you missed T.W's other Retro Cakes, they are:
I Lady Baltimore Cake.
II Chocolate Malted Milk Cake
III Watermelon Cake.Do yourself a favour and check them all out HERE.