Cream 1/2 stick oleo with 1 cup sugar. Add 3 eggs; beat well. Dissolve 1 teaspoon soda in 3 tablespoons buttermilk. Add alternately with 1 cup flour. Add:
- 1 tsp cinnamon
- 1 tsp cloves
- 1 cup jam
- 1 cup chopped nuts
Bake in long pan at 350° until brown; cut in squares and serve with whipped cream, if desired.