Ice Box cookies
7 oz shortening
2 cups brown sugar
2 eggs
3 cups flour
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1 cup nuts
1 teaspoon vanilla
Date Cookies
1 cup of white flour
1 cup whole wheat
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/4 teas. baking soda
1/4 teas. salt
1/2 cup shortning
1/2 package of dates
1 cup brown sugar
1/3 cup ? milk
1 teaspoon vanilla

Bake 400 degrees for 10 minutes