Apple Breakfast Bread

Ingredients: (Apple Breakfast Bread)

2 cups flour

3 medium apples

1 teaspoon salt

4 teaspoons baking powder

2 tablespoons brown sugar

4 tablespoons shortening

3/4 cup milk

2 cups chopped raisins

1 teaspoon cinnamon

1 large egg — well beaten

2 tablespoons melted butter or butter

2 tablespoons brown sugar — substitute

Directions: (Apple Breakfast Bread)

Sift flour, measure, and sift with baking powder, salt, and sugar. Cut in shortening and add raisins. Add sufficient milk to which egg has been added to make a stiff dough. Mix thoroughly. Pour into well-oiled shallow pan. Brush dough with melted butter. Pare, quarter, and core apples and cut in thin slices. Arrange in rows in the dough, allowing edges to overlap. Brush apples with more melted butter and sprinkle with cinnamon and brown sugar which have been mixed together. Bake in moderate oven (400 F) 20 minutes or until apples are tender.