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Peanut Butter Temptations

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"It's very easy and delicious."

Ingredients

3/4 cup butter or margarine
3/4 cup peanut butter
3/4 cup sugar
3/4 cup brown sugar
2-1/4 cups flour
1 egg
3/4 teaspoon vanilla
1 teaspoon baking soda
3/4 teaspoon salt
2 bags (9 ounces each) miniature peanut butter cups

Instructions

Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.

Cream butter, peanut butter, sugar and brown sugar. Beat in egg and vanilla.

Sift flour, baking soda and salt. Blend into creamed mixture. Shape into 1-inch balls and place in ungreased 1-1/2-inch muffin tins.

Bake at 375 degrees for 8 to 10 minutes or until lightly browned. Without removing from the pan, press a peanut butter cup into the center of each. Cool about 10 minutes before removing from tins.

C.H of Moline



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  Today is Monday, Oct. 20, the 293rd day of 2014. There are 72 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The store of Devoe and Crampton was entered and robbed of about $500 worth of gold pens and pocket cutlery last night.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Michael Malloy was named president of the Tri-City Stone Cutters Union.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Dewitte C. Poole, former Moline newspaperman serving as vice consul general for the United States government in Paris, declared in a letter to friends that the once gay Paris is a city of sadness and desolation.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Plans for the construction of an $80,000 wholesale bakery at 2011 4th Ave. were announced by Harry and Nick Coin, of Rock Island. It is to be known as the Banquet Bakery.
1964 -- 50 years ago: An application has been filed for a state permit to organize a savings and loan association in Moline, it was announced. The applicants are Ben Butterworth, A.B. Lundahl, C. Richard Evans, John Harris, George Crampton and William Getz, all of Moline, Charles Roberts, Rock Island, and Charles Johnson, of Hampton.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Indian summer is quickly disappearing as temperatures slide into the 40s and 50s this week. Last week, highs were in the 80s.


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