Apple Pie Cake

APPLE PIE CAKE

1 c. sugar
1/4 c. shortening
1 egg
1 c. flour
1/2 tsp. baking soda dissolved in 3 tbsp. water
2 1/2 c. chopped apples
1/4 tsp. Salt
1 tsp. Cinnamon
1/2 c. chopped walnuts
1/4 tsp. Nutmeg

Cream sugar and shortening. Add egg. Mix flour, spices and salt and add to above mixture. Add dissolved baking soda. Fold in nuts. Bake in 8 inch square pan at 350 degrees for 40 minutes or until brown. Serve with whipped cream sweetened with 2 tablespoons sugar and 1/4 teaspoon vanilla.