|Shortening||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Brown sugar||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Enriched flour||1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs), sifted|
|Chopped mixed candied fruits and peels||3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)|
|Seedless raisins||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Dark Or Light)|
|Broken california walnuts||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
Cream together shortening and brown sugar.
Add egg and water; beat well.
Sift together dry ingredients; stir into creamed mixture.
Stir in fruits and peels, raisins, and nuts.
Drop from teaspoon 2 inches apart on lightly greased cooky sheet.
Bake in moderate oven (375°) about 10 minutes.
Cool slightly before removing from pan.