Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies
mix to get out lumps
(1 to 1 1/4)
(6 oz.) pkgs
chopped (1/2 to 1)
Mix brown and white sugars together, get all lumps out. Add eggs and mix
well until smooth. Add shortening, mix until smooth; add vanilla and mix
well. Add flour to baking soda and salt, sift together. Add to above.
Add chocolate chips and nuts, mix well. Now start adding Quaker oats a
little at a time (1/2 cup). Mix very well. You may not need all three
cups if batter starts to become to dry. Use your own judgement. Place on
greased cookie sheet by rounded teaspoon, about 1 1/2 inches apart.
Bake approximately 8 to 10 minutes. Let cool on racks. Makes 6 to 7