3 c Flour
4 ts Baking powder
1 ts Salt
6 tb Shortening
1 c Milk
Sift flour, measure, and sift with baking powder and salt. Cut in
shortening with 2 spatulas. Add milk. Turn onto lightly floured board.
Knead lightly and pat into sheet 1/2 inch thick. Cut with floured cutter.
Bake in hot oven (450 F) 12 minutes. 16 servings. The Household
Searchlight – 1941