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Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Sally Gladwell Holton
Added: Friday, November 7, 2008

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 c brown sugar
1 c shortening
2 eggs
4 T milk
2 c flour
1 tsp (scant) soda
1/2 t salt
1/4 nutmeg
1 tsp (heaping) cinnamon
2 c oatmeal
1 c raisins
1 c nuts
few drops vanilla

Directions:
Directions:
Mix in order as listed. Form into balls and place on an ungreased cookie sheet. Bake for 10-12 minutes at 350 .

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
I found this recipe in a box with other recipes. The handwriting looks like that of my friend and mentor from Lakeland, Mary Howerton.

 

 

 

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