Cousin Julie's mom, Aunt "Dale" (Hornung) Yaufman
had Grandma's recipe in her Recipe Box.
Adelia M. (Hornung) Yaufman
Grandma Hornung's Sugar Cookies 2 cups - sugar
1 cup - shortening
2 - eggs
1 1/4 cup - Buttermilk
1/2 - teaspoon salt
1 - teaspoon soda
1 - teaspoon - Lemon or Vanilla Cream tarter
6 1/2 cups - flour
Make all ingredients into a soft dough. Cool in
refrigerator for 2 hours, then cut and bake.
No baking information is listed on the card.
It is very rare to find written recipes from
some generations, but todays are not excluded.
Most of grandma's daughters wrote recipes
down in some form.
Two baking methods are found in similiar recipes:
1. Preheat oven to 375°, bake at 375° for 8-10 minutes
until edges begin to brown.
2. Preheat oven to 400°, bake at 400° for 5-6 minutes
or until edges begin to brown.