Christmas Angel Cookies

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1/2 cup shortening

1/2 cup cream cheese, softened

1 cup light brown sugar, firmly packed

1/2 cup sugar

2 each eggs

3 cup flour

1/2 teaspoon baking soda

1/2 teaspoon salt

1 tablespoon vanilla

2 cup candied fruit, mixed

2 cup pecans, or almonds, broken

Preheat oven to 350. In a large bowl, cream shortening and cream cheese until smooth and fluffy. Add sugars and eggs, mixing well. In a seperate bowl, sift flour, baking soda and salt together. Add flour mixture to egg and sugar mixture; add vanilla. Mix well. Add candied fruit and nuts. Drop by rounded spoonfuls onto lightly oiled cookie sheet and bake at 350 for about 10-12 minutes. The cookies will be just browned at the edges.

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