Sift together cake flour, baking powder, and salt. Set aside
Cream together shortening and sugar in bowl until light and fluffy, using an electric mixer at medium speed. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Blend in vanilla. Gradually add dry ingredients alternately with the milk to creamed mixture. beating well after each addition using low speed.
Pour batter into 2 greased and wax paper lined 9 inch round baking pans.
Bake in 350 degree pvem imto; dpme. pr wjem a cale tester comes out clean approx 30 minutes
cool in pans 10 minutes
remove from pans and continue cooling on wire racks.