- 3 tablespoons shortening, 1 cup flour
- ½ cup brown sugar, 2 teaspoons baking powder
- 1 egg well beaten, 1 teaspoon cinnamon
- 2 tablespoons milk, ½ cup raisins seeded and chopped
Cream the shortening and sugar; add egg and milk, and beat well; add flour, baking powder, and cinnamon sifted together; add raisins; beat well, drop from a teaspoon two inches apart on a greased baking sheet, and bake in a moderate oven about twelve minutes.
Better Meals for Less Money, by Mary Green (Year 1909)