Banana Bread

Cream together:
1/2 c shortening
1 c sugar
3 ripe bananas, crushed

Stir together:
2 c flour
1 tsp baking soda
1/4 tsp salt

Gradually beat the dry ingredients into the creamed mixture while adding:

1/2 c cold black coffee

Fill loaf pan, bake at 350 until center is firm (approx 1 hour).