Chocolate Chip Cookies


Source: Mrs. Ardith Nolte (1988)
Prep time: 20 minutesCooking time: 18 minutesTotal time: 38 minutes

Ingredients

1 c
margarine (2 sticks)
1 1⁄2 c
sugar
2 1⁄4 c
flour
1 t
soda
1
egg
1 t
vanilla
1 t
salt
12 oz
chocolate chips
1 c
nuts (optional)

Instructions

Cream sugar and butter, and add egg and vanilla. Sift flour, soda, and salt, and then add to creamed mixture. Add chocolate chips and nuts, if desired. Bake at 325° to 350° for 18 minutes on ungreased cookie sheet. Cool on cookie sheet. 

Notes

Make 21 to 24 large cookies (use ice cream dipper 1/2 full). Makes 50 regular-size cookies. Baking time is same for large or small cookie.