Sugar Cookies No. 2

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Appears in

The Settlement Cook Book

By Lizzie Black Kander

Published 1903

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  • ½ cup butter, or
  • cup beef drippings
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 tablespoon milk or water
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 heaping teaspoon baking powder
  • Flour to roll out


Cream the shortening, add the sugar, the liquid and eggs, beaten lightly, and the baking powder, mixed with two cups of flour, then enough flour to roll out. Roll a little at a time. Sprinkle with sugar. Cut out. Bake about ten minutes.