Oatmeal Whoopie Pies

2 C brown sugar
2 C oatmeal
3/4 C margarine
2 eggs
1/2 t salt
2 C flour
1 t cinnamon
1 t baking powder
2 t soda in 1 T boiling water

Cream together sugar, oleo, and eggs. Add salt and flour and oatmeal, cinnamon, and baking powder. Add soda and water last. Beat, drop on pans. Bake 10 minutes at 350 F. Makes about 2 dozen whoppie (sic) pies.

Filling
Beat 2 eggs whites, add 2 T vanilla, 4 T milk, and 2 C powdered sugar. Beat and cream. Add 2 C powdered sugar and 1-1/2 C crisco.

Originally from Anna King.