|Shortening||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Part Butter Or Margarine)|
|Sugar||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Buttermilk||3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)|
|Gold medal flour||2 Cup (32 tbs)|
|Sugar||1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)|
Mix shortening, 1 cup sugar, and egg thoroughly.
Stir in buttermilk and vanilla.
Measure flour by dipping method or by sifting.
Blend together flour, soda and salt; stir in.
Heat oven to 400°
Drop rounded tea-spoonfuls of dough about 2" apar