Dissove 1 1/2 T. yeast in 6 oz. water
In mixer, add:
3/4 cup sugar
3/4 cup warm milk
2 t. salt
3 beaten eggs
3/4 cup crisco or softened butter
Knead in 6 3/4 cups flour all at once.
Proceed as for any bread. Makes two loaves.
Braid with fillings or with golden raisins.
Bake at 350 for 25 minutes.