Ice Box Oatmeal Cookies

1 cup shortening
1 cup sugar
1 cup brown sugar
2 eggs, beaten
1 teaspoon vanilla
3 cups oatmeal
1/2 cup nuts
1 1/2 cup flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon salt

Preheat oven to 350*.
Cream shortening with sugars. stir in eggs and vanilla. Stir in flour, baking soda, salt, oatmeal, and nuts.
Roll in wax paper, chill, then slice thin.
Place on ungreased cookie sheet and bake for 10 minutes.

Thanks to “Great Grandma” Little for this oldy but goody!

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