Melt 1 cup crisco in 2 cups boiling water, and set aside
Mix the following ingredients in order:
3 cups sugar
3 tsp. salt
5 cups flour
1 box Bran Buds (Kelloggs)
1 quart buttermilk, and add 5 tsp. soda
Mix, but do not "over mix"
Store in refrigerator a day before baking
Bake at 350 for 15-20 mins.