3 Cups all purpose flour
2 cups light brown sugar lightly packed
3/4 cup oil or melted shortening
3 to 4 eggs
1 tsp salt
1/2 tsp baking soda
1 tsp vanilla extract
1 1/2 tsp cinnamon
Mix all together. Adjust to VERY heavy batter by adding the fourth egg if necessary.
Dice 3 1/2 cups of apple in 1/2 inch pieces
Add to batter
Add 1 cup coarsely chopped walnuts
grease or spray a 9x13 inch pan
Pour batter in and level
bake at 350 for one hour. Toothpick should come out clean though it may be damp from the apple.