This is an old recipe. 

Sift together

  3 cups flour

  • 1 tsp. soda
  • 11/2 cups sugar
  • 1 cup butter
  • 4 eggs unbeaten

 

Cream the butter and sugar together.

Add the eggs, one at a time, and mix well.

Add the flour gradually and knead into a soft dough.

Roll thin, cut into small round shapes and sprinkle with sugar.

Bake at 400° F. for eight to ten minutes.