*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                   QUAKER'S ORIGINAL 1955 OATMEAL COOKIES
 
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 Serving Size  : 4    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Desserts
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    2       c            Sifted flour
      1/2   ts           Salt
      1/2   ts           Baking powder
    1       t            Cinnamon
      1/2   ts           Ground cloves
    1       c            Crisco shortening
    1 1/2   c            Brown sugar
    2                    Eggs, beaten
      2/3   c            Sour milk (Add lemon juice
                         -to regular milk)
    1 1/3   c            Rolled oats
    1       c            Raisins
    1       c            Chopped nuts
 
   Sift first five ingredients. Cream shortening and sugar; add eggs;
   beat until smooth. Add dry ingredients in small amounts alternatively
   with milk. (You may do this by hand.) Stir in last three ingredients.
   Drop by teaspoonful onto greased cookie sheets. Bake at 350 deg.
   until golden.
  
 
 
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