Fruit Oatmeal Cookies

1.5 (1/2 cup each) sticks of butter
1 cup white sugar
1 cup brown sugar
--Cream all these together

Add 2 eggs. Once mix is smooth:
Add 1/2 cup chopped dates
Add 1/2 cup (chopped?) raisins

Sift together 1 cup flour, 1 tsp baking soda,
Then add those.

Mix in 3 cups of rolled oats.

If you were using a mixer up to this point, stop and mix by hand.
Put bowl in fridge for 20-30 minutes, while preheating oven to 325-350F. (160-175C).

Drop by tablespoon onto greased sheet;
Bake 12-15 minutes.