Maple Drop Cookies

½ c. shortening
1 c. maple syrup
1 egg, beaten
11/2 c. flour
1 t. salt
2 t. baking powder
¼ c. milk
½ c. raisins
11/2 c. oatmeal
½ c. chopped walnuts

Blend all ingredients together, and drop by spoonfuls on greased cookie sheet. Bake at 375 degrees, 12-15 minutes.