Preheat oven to 350F. In a mixing bowl, beat flour, sugar, butter and shortening. Pat into the bottom of pan, 1/2 up the sides of an ungreased 13 x 9 x 2 inch pan. Bake at 350F for 15-18 minutes or until lightly browned. For topping beat egg, sugar, preserves, butter and vanilla in a mixing bowl until smooth. Spread over hot crust. Sprinkle with almonds. Bake at 350F for 15-20 minutes. Cool.
Cajun Country -- New Iberia, Louisiana