Thoroughly cream margarine and sugar. Add egg; beat well. Sift together flour, soda, cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg. Add to the creamed mixture alternately with liquid. Stir in nuts and raisins; fold in apple. Drop from spoon on greased cookie sheets. Bake at 400 degrees for 10 to 12 minutes. Remove cookies from pan at once and cool on cake rack. Cookies are very tender while warm. Makes 24 five inch cookies.
Glaze: Cream margarine and sugar; add salt. Stir in liquid and add vanilla. Glaze while cookies are hot.