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Gum Drop Cookies Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Aunt Sister
Added: Friday, July 31, 2009

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 c. shortening
1 c. brown sugar
1 c. granulated sugar
2 eggs
1 t. vanilla
2 c. flour
1 t. B.P.
1/2 t. soda
1/2 t. salt
2 c. oats
1 c. coconut
1 c. gum drops, cut in small pieces

Directions:
Directions:
Cream shortening, sugars, add eggs and beat, add vanilla.

Sift together flour, BP, soda, salt and add to creamed mixture, then add oats, coconut, gum drops.

Roll in small balls and press flat

375 10 min

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Handwritten by Aunt Sister from Aunt Omie's recipe box

 

 

 

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