another pinner said :Wacky Cake.one pan no egg,no milk,no butter cake! I can see two reasons why this is called "depression cake". Cheap, like the only cake one could afford during a depression. And after eating this, what depression?
Buy a mirror. Put letter stickers on it. Paint over the whole thing. Peel off stickers. (use canvas instead of mirror. Paint canvas what color you want your letters to be first, then letter stickers, paint over, peel off)