Chocolate Drop Cookies

Chocolate Drop Cookies

  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 2 sq chocolate
  • 1 3/4 cups Gold Medal flour
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp soda
  • 3/4 cup buttermilk
  • 1 cup chopped nuts

Drop by tsp.

Bake 12 to 15 min.

Temp. 400
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10:30 pm

Wed. Aug. 12th 1953 = I am baking peach and apple pie and meatloaf for pop and Glenn for fishing trip tomorrow.  Also waiting to go to N.Y. when baby comes.  Mom Whelan
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This is the thing I loved about this recipe card – my Grandmother kept a journal constantly and here she’s at it again.  I love the little journal entry on this card.  It’s worn, stained and crumbling – but it tells me so much about her, that she was waiting for my sister Camy to be born.

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