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       Title: Oatmeal Cookies
  Categories: Cookies, Drop
       Yield: 48 cookies
  
       2 c  Sifted all-purpose flour
       1 ts Baking powder
     1/4 ts Soda
       1 ts Salt
       1 ts Cinnamon
     1/4 ts Nutmeg
     2/3 c  Shortening; soft
       1 c  Sugar
       2    Eggs
   1 1/2 c  Cooked oatmeal, cooled*
  
   Sift together flour, baking powder, soda, salt and spices.  Add
   remaining ingredients.  Beat until smooth, about 2 minutes.  Drop by
   teaspoonfuls onto greased cooky sheets. Bake in preheated moderate
   oven (375 F.) 12 to 15 minutes.
   
   *NOTE Cook Quaker Oats (quick or old-fashioned, uncooked) according to
   package directions.
   
   Source: Our Favorites for family and friends
   Reprinted with permission from The Quaker Oats Company
   Electronic format courtesy of Karen Mintzias
  
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