Cherry Chews




  1. Heat oven to 325 degrees F. Grease and flour a 17 x 11-inch pan.
  2. Cream butter and sugar. Add vanilla extract and eggs; beat well.
  3. Sift dry ingredients, add to batter and mix well. Pour into prepared pan, saving 1 1/2 cups batter. Spread cherries on top, leaving 1/2 inch from edge. Place reserved batter on top by spoonsful.
  4. Heat in preheated oven for a short time, then spread batter with a knife.
  5. Bake at 325 degrees F for 45 minutes.