Mary Alden's Oatmeal Cookies

“Recipe is from circa 1940s Quaker Oats box... and is very very good!”
READY IN:
27mins
YIELD:
50-60 cookies
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cream together Crisco and sugars; stir in eggs, water, and vanilla.
  2. Add dry ingredients, stirring to blend.
  3. Mix in raisins (or chocolate chips).
  4. Drop by half teaspoonsful onto greased cookie sheet.
  5. Bake at 375 degrees F or 12 minutes.
  6. (Do not let cookies get too brown or they will burn on the bottom.).

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