Wonderful Oatmeal Cookies
2 Cups All Purpose Flour
½ Teaspoon Salt
1 Teaspoon Baking Powder
½ Teaspoon Baking Soda
2-1/2 Teaspoon Cinnamon
1-1/3 Cup Butter
1-1/2 Cup Sugar
¾ Cup Firmly Packed Brown Sugar
2 Large Eggs
2 Tsp Vanilla
2 Tablespoon Orange Juice
1-1/2 Cup Raisins Or Dried Cranberries
1 Cup Chopped Walnuts Or Pecans
2-1/2 Cups Uncooked Regular Rolled Oats
In a large bowl mix together the flour salt, baking powder, soda, and cinnamon. Set aside.
In a separate bowl cream the butter with the sugars. Beat in the eggs, one at a time, add the vanilla and the orange juice, mix until blended well.
To the dry ingredients add the raisins, nuts, and oatmeal, and pour all into the liquid mixture. Blend together for about 4 minutes. Drop by tablespoonfuls onto an ungreased cookie sheet. Bake in a 350 F degree oven for 10-14 minutes or until light brown.
Makes 5 dozen