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      Title: Apple-Spice Bars
 Categories: Bar cookies Cookies Travel Desserts  
   Servings: 12
 
     1/3 c  Shortening 
     3/4 c  Sugar 
       2 ea Eggs; Large 
     3/4 c  Flour; Unbleached 
     1/2 t  Salt 
     1/2 t  Baking Powder 
     1/4 t  Baking Soda 
     1/4 t  Nutmeg; Ground 
     1/4 t  Ginger; Ground 
       1 c  Apples; Finely Chopped, * 
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       2 T  Sugar 
     1/2 t  Cinnamon 
 
   *  Core and Peel Apples.  Chop as fine as possible.
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   Cream shortening and sugar.  Add eggs, one at a time, and beat well.  Stir
   together the flour, salt, baking powder, baking soda and spices.  Blend
   into the creamed mixture and mix well.  Stir in apples.  Spread in a
   greased 13 X 9 X 2-inch pan.  Mix sugar and cinnamon together; blend well.
   Sprinkle on top of the dough.  Bake at 350 degrees F for 25 to 30 minutes.
   Cool; cut into bars.
   
   Makes 36 bars.
  
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