In a large bowl, combine butter and sugars.
Add eggs and vanilla and beat until fluffy.
Combine flour, salt, baking soda, cinnamon, cloves and allspice.
Add to creamed mixture; mix to blend.
Stir in oatmeal and raisins.
Drop a tablespoon of dough onto cookie sheet about 2-inches apart. Cookies will spread!
Bake at 350° for 12-15 minutes.
Cool for about 5 minutes on cookie sheet, then remove to a cooling rack.