Raspberry Bars

3/4 cup Margarine
1 cup Brown Sugar, packed
1 ½ cup Flour
½ tsp Baking Powder
½ tsp Salt
10 –12oz Raspberry Jam/Preserves
1 ½ cup Oatmeal

Mix margarine and sugar until creamy.

Add flour, powder, salt and oatmeal to sugar mix. Will be crumbly. Pack ½ of the mixture in to a buttered 13x 9 pan.

Spread jam over the crumb mixture. Sprinkle on remaining crumb mix.

Bake 400 degrees for 20 minutes.

Submitted by Jim Ridler.
This recipe is requested by lots of people and is asked to be brought to parties and other events.