Chewy Oatmeal Cookies

Recipe Ingredients:
3/4 cup butter or shortening
1 1/4 cup brown sugar - firmly packed
1 egg
1/3 cup milk
1 1/2 tsp vanilla
3 cup oats, rolled ,quick cooking ones
1 cup flour - all-purpose
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. salt
1/4 tsp. cinnamon
1 cup raisins
1 cup walnuts - chopped

Heat oven to 375 F. Lightly grease cookie sheet with shortening. Combine shortening, brown sugar, egg, milk, and vanilla; beat with mixer on high speed to blend well. Combine oats, flour, baking soda, salt and cinnamon; add to shortening mixture and combine until just blended. Stir in raisins and nuts. Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls onto greased cookie sheet, 2 inches apart. Bake for 10-13 min., or until lightly browned.
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