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Lorna's Date Squares Recipe

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This recipe for Lorna's Date Squares, by , is from Grandma Farr's Culinary Treasures, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Carole Inglish
Added: Monday, July 20, 2009


3/4 c butter
1/2 c white sugar
1/2 c brown sugar
1 t baking soda
1 1/2 c flour
1/2 t salt
1 3/4 c rolled oats
1 egg
1 c chopped dates
1/2 c milk
1/2 c sugar
1 T butter

Spread 1/2 of dough on cookie sheet. Mash smooth. Spread with date mixture. Sprinkle rest of dough mixture on top and smooth with hands.
Bake in 350 oven for 1/2 hour.




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