Old Fashioned Cookies

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This recipe has been in my family for over 150 years. Every one in the family loves them.

INGREDIENTS (for 1 servings):


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease two cookie sheets.
  • Cream the sugar with the shortening and the butter or the margarine. Add the baking powder, eggs, milk and flour. Mix until combined.
  • On a lightly floured surface roll out the dough to 1/4 inch thick and cut into desired shapes. Place cookies on the prepared cookie sheets.
  • Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) until lightly browned.