1/3 cup butter or shortening, melted
1 cup brown sugar
1 egg, slightly beaten
1/8 tsp soda
6 oz chocolate chips
1 tsp vanilla
1 cup flour
1/2 tsp baking powder
1/2 cup chopped nuts
Cream together butter and sugar; add egg and vanilla.
Sift together dry ingredients and add to sugar and egg mixture gradually.
Spread in greased pan and sprinkle chocolate chips over top.
Bake 25-30 minutes at 350 degrees.
Cool; cut into squares.