1       cup     sugar
 1/2     tsp     soda
 1/2     cup     buttermilk
 1       cube    softened butter
 1       Tbsp.   White Karo Syrup
 1       tsp.    vanilla
 
 Boil all ingredients except vanilla for about 5 minutes, remove from
 heat and add vanilla.  Pour over hot cake.  If you feel it is too much
 frosting you can use 1/2 recipe.