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The Holidays would not be complete without Dean's sugar cookies.  Her children sometimes decorated them with cinnamon-hots.  These cookies freeze well (helpful for the busy holiday seasons.)




Dean's Lemon Flavored Sugar Cookies

From the Kitchen of:   Willa Dean Bonnell Spiker
Recipe Submitted by:  Willa Dean Bonnell Spiker



2 eggs
2 Cups + 4 TBS sugar
1 1/4 Cup shortening
5 Cups + 4 TBS flour
3/4 Cups milk
4 tsp baking powder
1 large bottle (or 2 small) Oil of Lemon



Combine all ingredients in a large bowl.  Drop by spoonfuls onto baking sheet.  Bake at 350 till barely browning around edges (check after 10 minutes).