|Baking powder||2 1⁄2 Tablespoon|
|Sifted flour||6 Cup (96 tbs)|
|Shortening||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
Combine baking powder and salt and mix well.
Measure' 3 cups of the flour into sifter and add 1/2 of the baking powder and salt mixture; sift into large bowl.
Repeat, sifting remaining dry in gredients together.
Cut in shortening with pastry blender or two knives until finely divided and mixture resembles coarse meal