Pumpkin nut bread


1 c. canned pumpkin
2 c. flour, sifted
1 c. sugar
2 eggs
½ c. milk
¼ c. butter or margarine, softened
1 c. chopped walnuts
2 t. baking powder
½ t. baking soda
1 t. cinnamon
½ t. nutmeg
1 t. salt

Preheat oven to 350* F. Stir together flour, baking powder, baking soda and spices. In a separate large bowl, combine pumpkin, sugar, milk and eggs. Add dry ingredients, and butter to pumpkin mixture until well blended. Mix in chopped nuts. Pour into greased loaf pans(9x5x3). Bake for 45 to 55 minutes. Toothpick inserted in bread will come out clean.