Pop 1 2/3 cups of popcorn. Try to pick out all the old maids and then prepare the caramel coating.
1 lb. brown sugar
1 cup Karo syrup
Boil 5 minutes then add:
1 can Eagle Brand condensed milk
1 cube of butter
Boil to soft ball stage. If you are testing in water, be sure it’s the full soft ball stage. It should hold a soft form when pressed.