Total Time
Prep 30 mins
Cook 8 mins

If my memory is right these are crisp, lacy, and delicious.


  1. Mix dry ingredients.
  2. Add melted shortening,boiling water with soda.
  3. Grandma added a little almond and vanilla extract.
  4. Add dry ingredients.
  5. Form into balls and press very flat with a damp cloth on the bottom of a glass or with a fork.
  6. Bake 350 until brown.