3 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 cups granulated sugar 1 cup solid vegetable shortening 2 eggs 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice Additional granulated sugar Preheat oven to 350 F and grease baking sheets. Stir together flour, baking powder and salt. Set aside.
In large mixer bowl, beat sugar and shortening until fluffy, beat in eggs. Stir in dry ingredients, then lemon juice. Mix well.
Drop onto prepared baking sheets, 2″ apart. Sprinkle with additional sugar. Bake 8-10 minutes or until lightly browned.