By James

1 cup of flour
1/4 cup sugar
2 teaspoons baking powder
3/4 teaspoon salt
1 cup yellow corn meal
2 eggs
1 cup of milk
1/4 cup shortening

Sift flour with sugar, baking powder, and salt; stir in cornmeal. Add eggs, milk and shortening. Beat until just smooth. Pour into greased loaf pan and bake in a hot oven for 20 to 25 minutes.