Sift together the flour, salt, cream of tartar and bicarbonate of soda. Make a well in the centre and add the sugar, syrup and egg. Gradually add the milk, stirring from the centre of the bowl and slowly drawing in the flour from around the sides. Beat to a smooth, thick batter.
Have the girdle or frying pan well heated. Grease the surface with an oiled paper and drop dessertspoons of t