Date Raisin Drops

  • 1 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 cup raisins
  • 1 cup shortening
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 2 1/2 cups flour
  • 2 cup dates, chopped
  • 3 eggs, beaten

Cream shortening; add sugar, eggs, dates, raisins, and vanilla. Add flour and soda. Drop by teaspoonful on cookie sheet. Bake at 350 for 12-15 minutes. Makes 5 dozen.