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       Title: Oatmeal Icebox Cookies
  Categories: Cookies
       Yield: 1 servings
       1 c  Shortening
       1 c  Brown sugar, packed
       1 c  Granulated sugar
       1 ts Salt
       1 ts Vanilla extract
       2 lg Eggs
   1 1/2 c  Flour, all-purpose
       3 c  Oatmeal
       1 ts Baking soda
     1/2 c  Chopped nuts
   Combine first 6 ingredients and mix well.  Combine last 4 and blend into
   first mixture.  Form into rolls and chill. Slice and bake at 375 10-15
   minutes.  When stored in air tight container they remain crisp. When
   loosely covered they are soft and chewy Pat Dwigans