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                           Peanut Butter Cookies
 
 Recipe By     : Better Home and Gardens
 Serving Size  : 48   Preparation Time :1:20
 Categories    : Cookies                          To/From Mc-Recipe
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    1      cup           butter or margarine
    1      cup           peanut butter
    1      cup           granulated sugar
    1      cup           brown Sugar -- firmly packed
    2                    eggs
    1      teaspoon      vanilla
    2 1/2  cups          all-purpose flour
    1 1/2  teaspoons     baking soda
      1/2  teaspoon      salt
 
 Thoroughly cream butter, peanut butter, sugars, eggs and vanilla. Sift together
 dry ingredients; blend into creamed mixture.
 
 Shape into 1-inch balls; roll in granulated sugar. Place 2 inches apart on
 ungreased cookie sheet.  Press 5 peanut halves atop each or crisscross with for
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 tines.
 
 Bake at 375F for 10 to 12 minutes.  Cool slightly; remove from pan.
 
 Makes 8 dozen.
 
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