---------- Recipe via Meal-Master (tm) v8.05
       Title: Oatmeal-Peanut Drops for the Boys
  Categories: Cookies
       Yield: 12 servings
     3/4 c  Raisins; seedless
     1/4 c  Shortening
       1 c  Sugar
     1/2 c  Peanut butter
       2    Eggs; beaten
     1/4 c  Milk
   1 1/2 c  Flour; sifted
     1/4 ts Salt
     1/2 ts Baking soda
       1 ts Cinnamon
       1 ts Vanilla
     3/4 c  Rolled oats; quick cooking
      Pour boiling water over raisins, let stand for 5 minutes, drain on
   absorbent towel or paper. Cream shortening, add sugar, and cream fluffy.
   Add peanut butter, mix well. Add eggs and milk. Mix and sift flour,salt,
   and baking soda and cinnamon, add to creamed mixture. Add vanilla, raisins
   and oats. Drop by teaspoonful about 2 inchs apart on ungreased cookie
   sheet. Bake in a moderate oven (350 degrees) for 15 minutes.
      Source: Pack a Treat for the boys Afloat or Ashore.1943 paper