|½ cup||Shortening (part butter)|
|¼ cup||Brown sugar|
|1¼ cup||+ 2 Tbls. flour|
|Fruit or Mincemeat Filling|
Mix shortening, sugars & egg thoroughly. Blend flour, soda & salt; stir into shortening mixture. Mix with hands. Press & mold into a long smooth roll about 1½" in diameter. Wrap in wax paper & chill several hours. Heat oven to 400. With a sharp knife, cut ⅛" thick slices. Place a little apart on ungreased baking sheet. Put ½ tsp.
filling on each cookie. Put another cookie on top. Bake 8-10 minutes.
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