Oatmeal Bars

1-1/2 c. shortening
2 c. brown sugar
1 c. sugar
2 eggs
1/2 c. milk
1 t. vanilla
2 c. flour
1 t. salt
1 t. baking soda
6 c. oatmeal
12 oz. pkg. chocolate chips

In a bowl, cream shortening and sugar. Beat in eggs, milk, and vanilla. Sift flour, salt, and baking soda together then add to the creamed mixture. Add oats and chocolate chips. Spread on large greased cookie sheet.

Bake at 350° for 40 minutes.