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       Title: Banana Handfuls
  Categories: Cookies
       Yield: 1 servings
  
     3/4 c  Shortening
     1/2 c  Granulated sugar
     1/2 c  Packed brown sugar
       2    Eggs
       1 ts Vanilla
       1 c  Mashed banana
       2 c  Quick cooking rolled oats
       1 c  Flour
       1 c  Instant nonfat dry milk
            -powder
       1 c  Walnuts; chopped
     1/2 c  Shredded coconut (optional)
     1/2 ts Salt
       1 ts Baking powder
     1/2 ts Baking soda
  
     This is a good cookie recipe to use up those over ripe bananas. It was
   printed in Women’s Day  magazine in 1976 as an “On the Go Breakfast” but
   it’s good anytime of day.
     Cream first 5 ingredients until fluffy; stir in banana; set aside.Mix
   rest of ingredients and stir into banana mixture.Drop by tablespoons on
   greased cookie sheets; spread in 3 inch rounds about 1/2 inch thick. Bake
   at 350 for 14 min or until springs back when touched.
     Enjoy! Gayle FROM:    ROBERT BITTERS   (VBAJ46B)
  
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