Barriguitas de Vieja

1 medium West Indian pumpkin
     or 2 cups mashed pumpkin
½ cup flour
2 eggs
1 cup brown sugar
1 tsp cinnamon
½ tsp vanilla
½ tsp salt
Oil for frying

Cook the pumpkin and mash. Add the rest of the ingredients. Drop into hot oil by tablespoons. Fry on both sides over medium high heat until done and golden. Dust with powdered sugar.