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       Title: Gumdrop Cookies
  Categories: Cookies, Holiday, Liz, Shawna
       Yield: 30 servings
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       1 c  Shortening
       1 c  Brown sugar
       1 c  Granulated sugar
       2    Eggs
       1 t  Vanilla
   1 1/2 c  Sifted all-purpose flour
       1 t  Baking powder
     1/2 t  Soda
     1/2 t  Salt
       2 c  Quick-cook rolled oats
       1 c  Coconut
       1 c  Gumdrops; cut small pieces
   Thoroughly cream shortening and sugars; add eggs and vanilla; beat
   well. Sift dry ingredients.  Add to creamed mixture. Add remaining
   ingredients. Drop from teaspoon onto greased cookie sheet. Bake at
   375-degrees about 10 to 12 minutes.  Makes about 6 dozen.
   A tried and true delicious Christmas cookie used since
     1972. Posted on Prodigy DESSERTS & SWEETS on 12/01 8:13 AM by LIZ