|Sugar||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Margarine||1 , softened (1 stick)|
|Shortening||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Vanilla||1 1⁄2 Teaspoon|
|All purpose flour||3 Cup (48 tbs)|
|Baking soda||1⁄2 Teaspoon|
Heat oven to 400°.
Mix sugar, margarine and shortening in a large bowl.
Stir in vanilla, eggs, flour, baking soda and salt.
Roll dough 1/4 inch thick on lightly floured cloth covered surface.
Cut with 3 inch round or apple shaped cookie cutter.
Place on ungreased cookie sheet and bake in 400° oven for 8 or 9 minutes or until edges are light brown.
Cool about 2 minutes, then remove from cookie sheet.