Little Fruit Cakes

         Yield: 6 Servings
Categories: Cakes, Holiday, Fruits, Desserts

1/2 c Shortening 2 Eggs 1 c Pecans 1 ts Vanilla 1 ts Baking powder 1 c Sugar 2 c Dates; chopped 1/2 c Candied cherries; cut-up 2/3 c Flour Powdered Sugar Blend shortening and sugar and beat in eggs. Stir in remaining ingredients. Spread mixture in a 9" pan and bake at 350? for 40-45 minutes. Cut into squares while warm and roll in confectionary sugar.