Jo Anne’s Cookies (Sour Cream Cookies)

Mix well
1/2 cup soft shortening
1 1/2 cups brown sugar
2 eggs

Stir in
1 cup thick sour cream
1 tsp. vanilla

Mix together
2 3/4 cups flour
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. salt

Stir into mixture. Chill at least 2 hours.

Drop by rounded tsp. on cookie sheet 2 inches apart.

Bake at 400° for 8-10 minutes.

Makes about 3 doz. cookies.

From 1950 Betty Crocker Cookbook via Jo Anne Keiser.