Beat eggs until light and foamy. Add oil (or combination of oil and applesauce), sugar, raspberries and vanilla. Mix lightly, but well. Sift flour, salt, soda, cinnamon and baking powder together. Add nuts. Add flour mixture to wet ingredients - stir well. Pour into two 9x5x2 inch loaf pans. Bake at 325 degrees F. for 1 hour.