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Hobo Bag Brownie Drops, American

1977 - TEMPTING TREATS Frozen Banana Pops, Halloween Hopscotch Candy and Hobo Bag Brownie Drops. TEMPTING TREATS - Who hasn't had a touch of wanderlust for the free and-easy life. Celebrate it this Halloween with homemade treats to tempt the most well-traveled "hobo" ~ like Frozen Banana Pops, Halloween Hopscotch Candy and Hobo Bag Brownie Drops.

Ingredients
  • 3 (1 oz.) squares unsweetened chocolate
  • 1 (14 oz.) can sweetened condensed milk
  • 2 cups finely crushed vanilla wafers
  • 1 cup chopped walnuts
Preparation Instructions

Preheat oven to 350° F. In medium, heavy saucepan over low heat, melt chocolate. Remove from heat; stir in remaining ingredients (mixture will be stiff). Drop by rounded teaspoonsful in 1 inch apart onto greased baking sheets. Bake 10 to 12 minutes or until firm. Immediately remove from baking sheet. Store loosely covered.

Goes with: HALLOWEEN IN THE 1970s - Hobo Bag Brownie Drops.
Contributed by Panama City News-Herald, 1977

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