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Hillary Clinton's Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Ingredients

1-1/2 cups flour
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 cup solid shortening
1 cup brown sugar
1/2 cup sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla
2 eggs
2 cups rolled oats
2 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips

Instructions

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Combine flour, salt and baking soda. Beat together shortening, sugars and vanilla with mixer. Add eggs; beat until fluffy. Add flour mixture, oats and chocolate chips. Drop by rounded teaspoons on greased baking sheets. Bake at 350 degrees for 10 minutes.

Mary Lou Lohman
Hillsdale



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