Ice-box sugar cookies Unverified!

Ingredients

  • 1 cup shortening
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 3 eggs
  • 4 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 tsp soda
  • 1 tsp cream of tartar
  • 1 1/2 tsp nutmeg
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 tsp lemon
  • 4 tsp cream (undiluted can milk)

Preparation

Cream shortening, add sugar. Add eggs and beat three minutes. Add rest of ingredients and mix well. Shape into two rolls. Chill 24 hours. Cut thin and bake.