From the cookbook San Francisco a la Carte by the Junior Leaque of San Francisco.
Preheat oven to 325.
Cream together butter and sugars until light and fluffy.
Add egg, mixing well, then salad oil, mixing well.
Add oats, cornflakes, coconut and nuts, stirring well. Then add flour, soda and salt.
Mix well and form into balls the size of walnuts, place on ungreased cookie sheet. Flatten with a fork dipped in water.
Bake for 12 min. (I baked 12-15 min).
Allow to cool on cookie sheet for a few minutes before removing.