Old Fashioned Soft Molasses Cookies
|Sifted all purpose flour||2 1⁄2 Cup (40 tbs)|
|Egg||1 , unbeaten|
|Water||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Shortening||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Sugar||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Molasses||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
Sift together flour, soda, cinnamon, ginger and salt.
Cream shortening and sugar until light and fluffy.
Add egg and molasses; mix well.
Add dry ingredients to the mixture alternately with water, beginning and ending with the dry ingredients.
Drop heaping teaspoons on un-grcascd baking sheet.
Bake in moderate 350 degree oven about 8 minutes.