Meat Loaf with Oatmeal

Meat Loaf with Oatmeal

1/2 lb pork, ground
1/2 lb beef, ground
1 cup minced onions
2 cups cooked oatmeal
1 tsp thyme
1 tsp salt
1 tsp marjoram, if desired
1/2 tsp pepper
1/2 cup milk
1 tbsp melted fat

Mix all ingredients thoroughly. Pack in greased loaf pan. Bake in moderate oven (350) for 1-1/2 hours. Let stand several minutes before removing from pan. Serves 6 to 8.

Garnish with hot spiced peaches.

To make: Stick cloves into cooked whole peaches; simmer in syrup of 1 cup peach syrup, 1/2 cup vinegar, 1 stick cinnamon and 1/2 cup sugar for 3 minutes. Drain peaches and serve hot.