Sandy's Boston Brown Bread
Family Tested & Approved
buttermilk or sour milk
Sift together white flour, soda, and salt.
Add whole wheat flour (do not sift).
Add shortening. Cut in with pastry blender until mixture resembles course meal.
In another bowl, beat eggs. Add molasses and milk to beaten eggs.
Add wet mixture to the dry mixture. Add raisins - optional. Mix until all flour is dampened.
Turn into greased loaf pan. Bake in 350 degree oven for about 1 hour.