Yes, I know it's faint. That's what happens to recipes that are close to forty years old.
2 cups of peanut butter
1 lb margarine, softened
2 tsp. vanilla
2 boxes confectioner's sugar
Blend all ingredients together. Roll into small balls. Dip into chocolate Candy Melts, if desired. (This is a change from what Cindy wrote. Candy Melts are a modern alternative to her recipe.)
Candy Melts are the easy way to get chocolate dips and candy. Go here:
I love candy melts! They come in a variety of colors and flavors for creativity with little effort. Candymaking becomes a snap with Candy Melts. You can really be impressive for next to no effort with Candy Melts.
Update: I found some Candy Melts at Wal-Mart, JoAnn's Fabrics, and Michael's Crafts.