|Shortening||3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)|
|Sugar||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|All purpose flour||1 3⁄4 Cup (28 tbs), sifted|
|Baking powder||1⁄2 Teaspoon|
|Baking soda||1 Teaspoon|
|Thick sweetened applesauce||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Seedless raisins||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Corn flakes||1 Cup (16 tbs), crushed|
1)In a bowl, beat together shortening and sugar until light and fluffy.
2)Add egg and beat well.
3)In another bowl, sift together flour, baking powder, soda, salt and spices.
4)Fold into creamed mixture alternately with applesauce, mixing thoroughly.
5)Add raisins and cereal and mix thoroughly.
6)Take greased baking sheet drop spoonsful on it, about 2 inches apart.
7)Bake at 375 degrees for 10 minutes.
8)Serve the applesauce cookies for tea.