Pre-heat oven to 350 Fahrenheit.
Mix all wet ingredients together in mixing bowl until all ingredients incorporated.
In a separate bowl mix together dry ingredients thoroughly.
Slowly add dry ingredients to wet, mix until smooth.
Grease bread pans with some shortening and fill 2/3 of the way with batter.
Place pans in center rack of the oven and bake for 1hr 10min. or until a toothpick poked in center comes out clean. If using smaller pans bake for an hour or until toothpick comes out clean.
Remove from pans and cool on a cooling rack.