quick cooking rolled oats
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
With wooden spoon, cream together shortening, sugar, and brown sugar.
Add egg, milk, and vanilla.
In a separate bowl, sift together the flour, baking soda, baking powder, cinnamon, nutmeg and allspice.
Stir spice into creamed mixture. (To measure 1/8 tsp., measure 1/4 tsp. and with narrow spatula push half off.)
Drop rounded teaspoosfuls onto greased cookie sheet.
Bake for 15 minutes or until lightly golden brown.
Use wide spatula to remove cookies from cookie sheet.