Susan's pumpkin bread
2/3 cup butter
2 cup sugar
2 cup solid packed pumpkin
1/4 cup Orange juice
3 1/2 cup flour
1 tsp baking powder
2 tsp baking soda
1 tsp cinnamon
1 cup chopped nuts, raisens, chopped dates, or chocolate chips.
Cream butter and sugar well.
Add eggs one at a time, mix well.
Blend in pumpkin and oj.
Mix all dry ingredients together in a bowl, then mix into the batter.
Stir in nuts, raisens, dates or choc chips. Divide between two greased and floured loaf pans.
Bake at 350 for 40-60 minutes until a toothpick comes out clean.
Cool 15 minutes in pans, then turn out to cool on rack.