1/2 cup Crisco
1 1/2 cup sugar
2 eggs, well beaten
1 cup walnuts or pecans, chopped
1 1/2 cups sifted flour
1/3 cup buttermilk
3 ripe bananas, mashed

1 tsp baking soda

Cream oil, sugar, eggs, salt & mix well. Add flour & milk (little at a time). Mix bananas & nuts into mixture. Pour into greased loaf pan. Bake 1 hour at 350.