1 3/4 cup flour
1 1/4 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp soda
3/4 tsp salt
2/3 cup sugar
1/3 cup shortening
1 Tbsp milk
1 cup mashed ripe banana
Mix dry ingredients and set aside.
In mixing bowl, cream sugar and shortening. Add eggs one at time. Add milk, beating till smooth after each addition.
Add flour mixture alternating with banana.
Pour into lightly greased loaf pan (8X4X2.) Bake at 350 for 60-65 minutes. Cool in pan 10 minutes Remove from pan and cool.