Place in a saucepan
- One cup of corn syrup,
- One-half cup of shortening,
- One cup of chopped raisins.
- Bring to a boil and cook for five minutes and then add
- One teaspoon of soda dissolved in
- Four tablespoons of cold water,
- Two cups of rolled oats,
- One-half cup of flour,
- One-half teaspoon of nutmeg.
Mix and then drop by the spoonful on a greased and floured baking sheet two inches apart. Bake in a hot oven for ten minutes.