Make dainty, tea-size or man-size cookies according to your needs. Top with a chocolate confectioners sugar frosting—a decorative curl for dainty, tea-size, a generous covering for the man-size cookies
1⅓c. sifted flour
2tsp. baking powder
1tsp. ground cinnamon
1egg, well beaten
3squaresunsweetened chocolate, melted
1c. chopped raisins
1c. chopped nuts
Sift together flour, baking powder, salt and cinnamon.
Cream shortening; add sugar gradually; cream until fluffy.
Add egg to creamed mixture with chocolate; blend well. Add vanilla and milk. Stir in dry ingredients, raisins and nuts. Mix well; chill 30 minutes.
Drop by teaspoonfuls about 2" apart onto greased baking sheet. Bake in moderate oven (350°) 15 minutes. Remove cookies and cool.