The ingredients are very basic. You should have them on hand in the pantry.
Cream together shortening, sugar, eggs, milk and vanilla.
Add flour, salt, baking soda and cream of tartar.
Mix together cinnamon and sugar for rolling cookies in.
Make balls of dough (I love my cookie scoop!) and drop in cinnamon sugar mixture
Place balls of dough on baking sheet.
I like to flatten the balls with the palm of my hand.
1 cup shortening
2 cups granulated sugar
1/4 cup milk
1 teaspoon vanilla
3 3/4 cups all purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon cream of tartar
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
Cream together butter, sugar, milk, vanilla and eggs. Sift together and add flour, salt, cream of tartar and baking soda. Form into balls and roll in sugar and cinnamon.
Bake at 350 degrees for 8 to 10 minutes.