Sweet Potato Pone

4 tbsp. butter or margarine
4 cups raw sweet potato, grated (not packed for measurement)
3/4 cup sugar
1/2 cup milk (can use low fat)
3 eggs, lightly beaten
2 tbsp. dark Karo Syrup or light molasses
juice of one orange
1 tsp. ground ginger
1/8 tsp. ground nutmeg
1/8 tsp. ground allspice
1/8 tsp. ground cinnamon
1/8 tsp. salt

Melt butter in a 1 1/2 quart casserole. Combine remaining ingredients and pour into dish. Bake at 350 degrees for 45 min. to one hour. Serves 8.