|Source||Mrs. Maginnity (1970)|
|Prep time||30 minutes|
|Cooking time||35 minutes|
|Total time||1 hour, 5 minutes|
Sift flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Melt butter. Add sugar (add 1 teaspoon hot water if vegetable shortening is used). Cool. Stir in egg and vanilla; add flour mixture and mix well. Add nuts. Spread on greased 9 x 9 x 2-inch pan and sprinkle chocolate chips on top. Bake 20 to 25 minutes at 350°. This recipe doubles very easily. Use 12 x 8-inch pan and bake 30 to 35 minutes.