½ C. shortening

1 ½ C. brown sugar

½ tsp. salt

1 tsp. cinnamon

½ tsp. nutmeg

1 egg

2 C. sifted flour

1 tsp. soda

1 C. raw apples, unpeeled and chopped

¼ C. milk

1 C. raisins

1 C. chopped nuts


 Preheat oven 350°. Cream shortening and sugar. Add salt and spices and egg. Mix dry ingredients together and add alternately with milk. Blend in apples, raisins and nuts. Drop on greased cookie sheet. Bake 350° 12 minutes. Spread on cookies with powdered sugar frosting.