Submitted by Betty Scates, Springdale, Ark.

INGREDIENTS:

4 ounces sharp cheddar cheese, shredded

1 package cream cheese

1 4-1/2- ounce can deviled ham

1/2 C black olives

1/2 C chopped pecans

DIRECTIONS:

Combine all ingredients and form into a ball. Serve with crackers.

Betty ScatesRecipesappetizer,Arkansas,Betty Scates,Ham and Cheese Ball,side,SpringdaleSubmitted by Betty Scates, Springdale, Ark. INGREDIENTS: 4 ounces sharp cheddar cheese, shredded 1 package cream cheese 1 4-1/2- ounce can deviled ham 1/2 C black olives 1/2 C chopped pecans DIRECTIONS: Combine all ingredients and form into a ball. Serve with crackers.The Ozarks' most read farm newspaper, reaching more than 58,000 readers in Missouri, Arkansas and Oklahoma