1 cup shortening
1 1/2 cup sugar
5 1/4 cup flour
3 tsp Baking Powder
1 1/2 tsp soda
1 1/2 tsp salt
2 cup mashed banana or more up to 3 cups
1/2 cup chopped walnuts
Cream together shortening and sugar, Add eggs, and beat well. Sift together dry ingredients, add to creamed mixture alternating with banana, blending well after each addition. Stir in nuts.
Pour into pans (well greased or use bakers secret)
Makes 3 larger loaves
Bake at 350' for 45-50 or more until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Let cool 5 mins then take out of pans and cool on wire rack. Wrap and Store.