Muster Cookies

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    Carbon 6

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    Muster Cookies
    Or Muster day Cookies

    (From the Encyclopedia of Cookery, a modern adaptation of a recipe from Hanna Glasse.)


    3/4 cup shortening.
    1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar
    2 eggs
    1 teaspoon vinegar
    1 1/2 cups unsifted all purpose flour
    1/2 teaspoon each ground cinnamon and ginger.
    1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda
    1/2 teaspoon salt
    3/4 teaspoon baking powder
    3/4 cup molasses
    3/4 teaspoon water.

    Cream shortening and sugar until light and fluffy. Beat in eggs one at a time. Stir in vinegar. Sift dry ingredients. Add to the first mixture alternately with the molasses and water. Drop by teaspoons 2 inches apart on a greased cookie sheet. Bake in preheated moderate oven (350 degrees F) for 8 to 10 minutes makes 8 to 10 dozen cookies.
     
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