Ingredients:

  • 1/4 cup butter or margarine
  • 1/4 cup shortening
  • 1/3 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/3 cup brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 1/3 cups sifted all-purpose flour
  • 3/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 3/4 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1/3 cup chopped walnuts

Instructions:

Melt butter and shortening. Add sugars; mix well. Add egg, beat till light colored. Sift flour with baking soda; stir into egg mixture. Add vanilla and nuts. Chill.

Roll in small balls. Bake on ungreased cookie sheet in moderate oven (350 degrees F) for 10 minutes. Remove at once. Makes about 4 dozen cookies.