1Using an electric mixer,beat butter,sugar until light.Add pumpkin,egg,mixing well.
In a medium bowl,combine dry ingredients,gradually add the butter mixture,mixing until well blended.
Stir in currant and pecans.
2Pour into a greased 8"x4" loaf pan.
Bake in a preheated 350 oven for 1 1/2 hrs or until a toothpick inserted comes out clean.
Cool in pan on wire rack 10 min.Remove from pan. Cool completely on wire rack. Serve with Orange Cream Cheese.