for family meals :
comes from Recipes in The Mail
and was submitted by Sally.
2 cups white sugar
4 1/2 cups sifted all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon cream of tartar
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
butter and sugar; add eggs. Sift dry ingredients
3 times; combine thoroughly with egg mixture.
in waxed paper and store in refrigerator to
oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
out dough very thin on well-floured board; cut
with cookie cutter. Bake on greased cookie sheets
for 6 - 10 minutes.