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    Eggless, Milkless, Pie

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    List of Ingredients

    2 cups sugar
    1/2 cup all vegetable shortening
    2 cup boiling water
    2 cups raisins
    1 cup cold water
    1 TBSP. baking soda
    4 cups flour
    1/2 tsp. cloves
    1/2 tsp. allspice
    1 tsp. cinnamon
    pinch of salt
    1 tsp. vanilla
    3/4 cup chopped nuts How to:


    Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a large mixing bowl, cream
    together sugar and shortening. In a medium saucepan, pour
    2 cups boiling water over the raisins and simmer for 15 minutes
    Remove from heat, add the 1 cup cold water, and allow and
    allow to cool. When cool, add the baking soda. Stir raisin
    mixture into sugar and shortening mixture. Sift dry ingredents
    into raisin mixture and stir only enough to moisten.Stir in
    vanilla and nuts.Pour into 2 greased (1 pound loaf pans).
    Bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour. Makes 12 to 24 servings.




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