1 C shortening 2 C sugar 2 eggs 1 C oil 1/2 tsp salt 1 tsp vanilla or almond extract 5 C flour 2 tsp baking soda 2 tsp cream of tartar
cream together shortening, sugar, eggs, oil, salt and vanilla. sift together flour, baking soda and cream of tartar. combine shortening and flour mixtures together slowly and thoroughly. roll out to 1/4 to 1/2 inch thickness and cut out with moon shaped cookie cutters (round or thumbnail). bake at 350 for 10 minutes. sprinkle with sugar/cinnamon after removing from oven before cooling.