Grandma Carsten's Ginger Bread

1/2 cup sugar
1 tbsp. lard
1 egg
1/2 cup molasses
1 tsp. ginger
1 tsp baking soda
1 cup milk
2 cups flour

Mix all ingredients.
Bake at 325 for 30 minutes.
Serve warm with whipped cream or cool whip.

Submitted by: Bernice Carsten