Pumpkin Bread 28 Oct 11

Cream together:
1-1/2 cups sugar
1/3 cup shortening

Add:
2 eggs
1 cup pumpkin

Sift together:
1-2/3 cups flour
1/4 tsp baking powder
1 tsp soda
1/4 tsp cloves
1/2 tsp cinnamon
3/4 tsp salt

Add:
1/3 cup water
1/2 cup chopped pecans

Bake 1-1/2 hours at 350 degrees in a 9x5x3 greased and floured pan.