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“Dear’s” Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

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This recipe for “Dear’s” Oatmeal Cookies, by , is from The Hardin Family's Good Grub, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Don and Ma Waugh
Added: Saturday, October 4, 2008


1 C shortening
2 C brown sugar
3 eggs
1/4 C milk
1 1/2 C raisins
1 C walnuts
2 C rolled oats
1/2 C coconut
1 t baking soda
1 t baking powder
2 C flour
1/2 t salt
1 t cinnamon
1/2 t allspice
1/2 t cloves

Mix all ingredients together. Drop by tablespoonfuls. Bake 18 minutes at 350*

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“Dear” was a favorite grandma




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