Oatmeal Cookies

Mrs. Emmelyn A. Mashaw
Farmerville, La. #207 OES

  • 1 cup shortening
  • 1 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 2 eggs

Cream well and add 1/2 cup buttermilk

Sift together and add:

  • 1 1/2  cup flour, sifted
  • 1 tsp soda
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 tsp nutmeg

Stir in:

  • 3 cups quick cooking rolled oats
  • 1/2 cup raisins
  • 1 cup pecans, chopped

Drop onto greased cookie sheet and bake at 400° for 8 minutes.

Makes 5 dozen

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