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Cookies Recipe

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This recipe for Cookies, by , is from The Siegel Family Cookbook , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Jane Siegel
Added: Thursday, August 14, 2008


1 cup brown sugar
1 cup white sugar
1 cup butter or lard
1 teaspoon baking powder
1 teaspoon soda
2 cups flour
2 cups coconut
2 cups oatmeal
2 eggs
1 teaspoon salt

Cream sugars and butter. Add beaten eggs. Add dry ingredients and vanilla. Shape into teaspoon size balls and then flatten with fork dipped in cold water. Bake until golden brown.




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